2023 University of New South Wales Australian Scientia Scholarship (Australia Based)


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Type of degree: 

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will end on the 16th of December, 2022

Scholarship Summary: 
The UNSW Scientia Scholarship has been established to encourage students who achieve a raw ATAR score (or equivalent) of 99.90 or above in an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate, or equivalent qualification, to undertake full-time undergraduate study at UNSW.

Scholarship Applicant Criteria: 
To be eligible, applicants must meet all the following criteria:
Be commencing an eligible UNSW undergraduate degree program
    o The scholarship is available to students in most undergraduate degree programs, except for the BMed MD program. Only a very limited number of scholarships may be available to students enrolling in the BMed MD program.
Must have achieved a raw ATAR score (or equivalent) of 99.90 or above (not including adjustment factors) in an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate in the year prior to commencement of study at UNSW
    o International applicants undertaking this qualification must be residing in Australia and attending an Australian High School to be considered.
    o Australian Citizens undertaking an assessable international senior secondary qualification with an equivalent ATAR of 99.90 or above are also considered.
    o Students who have completed the International Baccalaureate (IB) must achieve a score of 45 to be considered eligible.
Must have submitted a UAC Undergraduate Admission application and listed UNSW as one of their preferences by the December Round 2 offer round (16 December 2022).

Value of Scholarship: 
The UNSW Scientia Scholarship is valued as AUD$10,000 and is available for the duration of program (minimum)

Scholarship Application Guide: 
There is no separate application required for the Scientia Scholarship. Eligible candidates will be identified through their UAC application. The Scientia Scholarship is automatically awarded by UNSW to students who meet the Eligibility Criteria and are commencing undergraduate studies at UNSW in Term 1, 2023.

Scholarship Website: 
Find further information on this scholarship opportunity at the UNSW Scientia Scholarship Page.