See Further Information on this page for the application process.Scientia Scholarship UGCA1137
High School Leaver
UAC & EAS
$10,000 available for Duration of program (minimum)
No residency requirements
For commencement Term 2 2023
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.
The Scientia Scholars program offers a flexible and rewarding opportunity for students who enter UNSW under this prestigious scholarship. Additional benefits of the Scholarship include:
A student who accepts a UNSW Co-op Program Scholarship and is eligible for a Scientia Scholarship may accept both. However, they will receive a $5,000 once-off Scientia bonus payment in first year only. These students will remain eligible for all the other non-monetary benefits of the Scientia Scholarship.
The Scientia Scholarship may be deferred, if the offer of admission is officially deferred and no other tertiary education is undertaken in the meantime.
The Scientia scholarship cannot be held in conjunction with an Academic Achievement Award (AAA).
Payment of the scholarship is made on the condition that students are enrolled full-time in an eligible undergraduate degree program at UNSW, as at Census date in the year of award.
Raw ATAR excluding adjustment factor points.
To be eligible, applicants must meet all the following criteria:
THERE IS NO 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.