Godfrey Tanner Undergraduate Scholarship

Amount$3000Number Available1FacultiesFaculty of Business and LawFaculty of Education and ArtsFaculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentFaculty of Health and MedicineFaculty of Science and Information Technology
DonorProfessor Godfrey Tanner and friends
EstablishmentThis scholarship was established to honour the long and distinguished career of Professor Godfrey Tanner. It is the intent of these scholarships that they be used to financially assist impoverished or financially disadvantaged students with their university studies at the University of Newcastle.

Applicable to: Undergraduates, Commencing, First Year, 1st year, high achievers.


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

  • Be enrolling in the first year of your first undergraduate degree
  • Be enrolled full-time (minimum 30 units).
  • Be an Australian Citizen or Be a Permanent Resident
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.

  • A statement explaining your financial situation and how the scholarship would assist with your future studies.
  • A verified copy of your current Centrelink Low Income Health Care Card, if applicable.
  • Any additional information which you think may be of interest to the committee, such as awards, employment or personal references or special achievements
  • Scholarship Amount: $3,000
  • Number of scholarships available: 1

Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of academic merit, namely HSC performance or other entrance requirements and financial disadvantage, as evidenced by a written statement and appropriate documentation.

  • Faculty of Business and Law
  • Faculty of Education and Arts
  • Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
  • Faculty of Health and Medicine
  • Faculty of Science and Information Technology

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