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Scholarship details


The Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment High Performing Student Program Scholarship is intended to support students who have previously undertaken an eligible course within the University of Newcastle whilst still studying at school, and who are now commencing as an undergraduate student with the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment.

To be eligible, the course must count as credit towards completion of the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment program you are commencing in.

Applicable to:1st year, High Performing Student Program, GATS.


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

  • Be commencing in an undergraduate program within the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, University of Newcastle.
  • Have achieved a High Distinction ('HD') or Distinction ('D') grade in a UON course as part of the High Performing Student Program, whilst still studying at High School, and which now counts as credit toward the FEBE program you are commencing in.
  • Be enrolled full-time (minimum 30 units).

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.


The scholarship provides a total financial benefit of $2000 over two year duration of the scholarship.

The scholarship benefit will be paid as a lump sum of $1000 following Semester 1 census date in each year of the award.


No application is required for this scholarship. The scholarship will be available to all students who meet all criteria.

Successful scholars will be nominated following main-round UAC offers based on their previous academic results in the High Performing Student Program.

Scholars receiving this scholarship remain eligible for the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment Relocation, Women in Engineering, High Achievers, and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) Scholarships.

Successful applicants for the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment Academic Excellence in Year 12 or Relocation Assistance Scholarships are not eligible for this scholarship.


Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment

Contact Details

Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive

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