NSW Country Surveyor's Association Undergraduate Scholarship

Amount$5000Number Available1FacultyFaculty of Engineering and Built Environment
DonorNSW Country Surveyors Association

This scholarship was established by the NSW Country Surveyors Association to support a Surveying student from a rural area and to encourage the student to pursue employment in the Surveying field in a rural area upon graduation. The scholarship recipient will be invited to take part in NSW Country Surveyors Association activities.

Applicable to: Surveying, Surveyors, Rural, Regional, Remote, Financially disadvantaged, High Achievers.


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

  • Be enrolled in Bachelor of Surveying or combined degree including Bachelor of Surveying
  • Have completed at least 80 units of current program
  • Be enrolled full-time (minimum 30 units).
  • Be a student from a rural or regional area of NSW
  • Be an Australian Citizen or Be a Permanent Resident
  • Not be the recipient of another UON Donor funded or sponsored scholarship concurrently.
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 written statement demonstrating/outlining your academic achievements to date, career aspirations in the relevant area of study/research and how this scholarship would assist you.
  • A verified copy of your current Centrelink Low Income Health Care Card, if applicable.

The scholarship provides a benefit of a total of $5000 per annum for up to three (3) years, payable via two instalments of $2500 each semester after the relevant census dates.


Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of academic merit, a written statement detailing the applicant's motivation, communication skills, relevant interests and career aspirations on graduation and in the longer term, and performance at interview if required.

Preference may be given to applicants who provide evidence of being in receipt of a current Centrelink Health Care Card.

  • 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
Email: scholarships@newcastle.edu.au