Brief description: The Sydney Scholars scheme offers students in Year 12 (SS 3) beginning their studies in 2017 the unique opportunity to apply for scholarships in the range of $6,000 to $10,000 in value and awarded annually for up to 5 years (combined degrees).
Application Deadline: Endeavor to submit your applications on or before 30th September 2016
Eligible Countries: All international students
Scholarship country: Accepted students will undertake studies in Australia
Eligible Countries: All
Scholarship Info: These prestigious undergraduate scholarships will be awarded to international students who meet the selection criteria shown below. If you are an international student, have recently completed an International Baccalaureate or educational award equivalent to the HSC, and are applying for admission through UAC, you are also eligible to apply.
Scholarship Type: Undergraduate scholarships
- Sydney Scholars Awards supports students with excellent academic ability who have faced significant challenges, such as financial, medical or disability issues, have refugee status or live in a rural area.
- To be eligible you will need to apply for a Sydney Scholars Award on hardship grounds.
- You will also need to submit a separate equity scholarship application to UAC. The University will link your Sydney Scholars Awards application to your UAC application for assessment purposes.
- An ATAR requirement of 95 and above also required. Students applying to the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and Sydney College of Arts require an ATAR of 90 or above. If you are an international student, have recently completed an International Baccalaureate or educational award equivalent to the HSC, and are applying for admission through UAC, you are also eligible to apply.
Selection Criteria: Selection criteria will be on the basis of equity and a broader level of academic ability.
Number of scholarships: Not known
Value of Scholarship: Scholarships will range from $6,000 to $10,000
Duration of Scholarship: From one year, up to 5 years
Application process: For Sydney Scholarships, you will be required to complete an online application form and upload your most recent school report.
Provision for a personal statement will be included in the online application. We suggest that you complete a draft first and then cut and paste your final answers into the text boxes provided. Please note there is a 1000 character limit on each text box (approximately 150-200 words). Strict character limits apply.