Applications closed


Number available


Closing date

05 March 2017

Scholarship details


This scholarship was established by the Faculty of Business and Law to assist outstanding students enrolled in an honours program in the Faculty.

Applicable to: High Achievers, Honours, Commerce, Business.


To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolling in a B. Business (Hons), B. Commerce (Hons), or BA/BSocSci Honours (Politics) program.
  • Be enrolled full-time (minimum 30 units).
  • Not hold another scholarship offered by the Faculty of Business and Law
  • Not hold another scholarship over the value of $5000 per annum. Applicants may apply if they hold another scholarship up to the value of $5000 per annum, including scholarships which pay the HECS liability

Required Documentation

If documentation is not provided your application will not be processed. Please have all required documents available for upload as PDF, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, or JPG files prior to completing the online application process.

  • None Required.


Five (5) scholarships will be offered. The scholarship provides benefit of a total of $4000 payable in two payments of $2000 each, payable after the census date in each semester.


Applicants for the scholarship must complete and submit the relevant scholarship application form by the due date.

Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit, as measured by the Grade Point Average (GPA) calculated over the complete undergraduate degree program. Applicants with a GPA of 6.0 or greater will receive a scholarship, up to the number of scholarships available. If fewer than 5 applicants have a GPA of 6.0 or greater, Scholarships may be awarded to applicants with a lower GPA, at the discretion of the Faculty. In the case where student GPA does not reveal a clear recipient, the Faculty will refer to the term GPA in the most recent semester.


Faculty of Business and Law

Contact Details

Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive

Phone: +61 2 4921 5000
Fax: +61 2 4921 5759