Faculty of Business and Law Undergraduate Scholarship for Commencing Students

Amount$1500Number Available5FacultyFaculty of Business and Law

The Faculty of Business and Law established this scholarship to support and encourage students enrolling full-time in the first year of an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Business and Law. Five (5) scholarships will be offered.

Applicable to: High Achievers, 1st year, First Year, ATAR, Business, Law, Commerce, Commencing.


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

  • Be a commencing student enrolled in a Bachelor of Business, Bachelor of Commerce, Combined Law Program or a Combined Degree, where both degrees are offered in the Faculty of Business and Law
  • Be enrolled full-time (minimum 30 units).
  • Be an Australian Citizen or Be a Permanent Resident
  • 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 the benefit of a total of $1500 for each scholarship to be paid in one lump sum payment after the census date.


Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of academic merit, namely Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR).

  • 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
Email: scholarships@newcastle.edu.au