It is worth spending some time on scholarships, it could be worth thousands of dollars to you. Apply for everything you are eligible for!
School based scholarships
Please see Kim Waters regarding scholarships and download our school based scholarship application (PDF 105KB).
The AAA Scholarship at University of New South Wales
This award fosters academic excellence. It is made purely on academic merit. The selection is made on Year 11 and 12 academic results. You must attend the UNSW and the scholarship will be paid in your first year. (Remember to list UNSW amongst your University Admission Centre (UAC) preferences).
The Mary Pang-Mellick Scholarships
These awards commend the work of students who excels academically and/or in the sporting field, who deserves recognition for their contribution to: their school community, their peers, and dedication to their studies. Scholarship Amount: $1,000-00 to $3,000-00.
The Romney Park Sawmill Scholarship
This award endeavours to offer financial assistance to a student to embark in furthering their education through tertiary studies. They are a student who has excelled academically and demonstrated consistent dedication to their studies throughout their high school years.
Scholarship Amount: $1,000-00 to $3,000-00.
Please download the university application timeline (PDF 343KB).
Equity Scholarships assist financially disadvantaged students with the costs associated with higher education. You can apply for a scholarship after you have completed initial UAC application process.
Educational Access Schemes
Most of UAC's participating institutions have Educational Access Schemes (EAS) to help students who have experienced long-term educational disadvantage gain admission to tertiary study. To be eligible for EAS consideration your educational performance must have been seriously affected, normally for a period of at least six months during Year 11 and/or 12 or equivalent, due to circumstances beyond your control and choosing. You can apply for EAS after you have completed the initial UAC application process. Also see individual university websites for details.
Mrs Cattanach and Miss Karaboikis (Careers Advisor) have information in Equity and EAS.
My Future Scholarships
The My Future website currently lists over 4000 undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships.
The type of support ranges from course fees, accommodation, grants, and travel within or outside Australia, and covers fields of study across all Australian universities. To view more information, please visit the myfuture website and our career website.