'24 University of Technology, Sydney Vice-Chancellor's Achievement Award (Australia Based)


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Type of degree: 

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will end on the 8th of December, 2023.

Scholarship Summary: 
The Vice-Chancellor's Outstanding Achievement Scholarship was established to attract top achieving Australian high school students to UTS undergraduate degrees and support them financially during their studies. 

Scholarship Applicant Criteria: 
To be eligible for the Scholarship, an applicant must meet the following criteria:
•  Australian or New Zealand citizen, or the holder of an Australian permanent resident visa or permanent humanitarian visa; and
•  Current school leaver; or gap year student who graduated in the previous year, where no tertiary study was undertaken in the gap year; and
•  Have received an offer through UAC for a UTS undergraduate degree; and
•  Intended full-time enrolment in a UTS undergraduate degree, which is their first undergraduate degree; and
•  Academic excellence in the final year of high school (ATAR of 95.0 or above, excluding bonus points) 

Value of Scholarship: 
The UTS Vice-Chancellor's Outstanding Achievement Scholarship is valued as AUD$12,500 per year for the standard duration of UTS Course.

Scholarship Application Guide: 
These scholarships are awarded automatically following the release of ATAR results in December, although you must be enrolling as a local student and have a University of Technology Sydney course preference on your UAC application to be eligible. The application form is optional and can be completed online at the Elite School Leaver Scholarship Application Form.

Selection process
•  Academic excellence at year 12 level, ranked in ATAR order, excluding bonus points.
•  First UAC preference to a UTS undergraduate degree at the time of selection will be highly regarded.
•  Candidates who have applied using the optional UTS online Elite School Leaver’s Scholarships Application form will be highly regarded.
  • Motivation to succeed in the chosen degree program, as demonstrated in the Scholarship application or as determined by UTS
  • Initiative in personal and professional life, as demonstrated in the Scholarship application or as determined by UTS
Scholarship Website: 
Find further information on this scholarship opportunity at the UTS Vice-Chancellor's Outstanding Achievement Scholarship Page.