Williams Undergraduate Scholarship in Classics

Amount$500Number Available3FacultyFaculty of Education and Arts
DonorThe Williams Family
EstablishmentThese scholarships were established by the Williams family in 1987 to be awarded on an annual basis to a student/s enrolled in Greek or Latin language subjects who can demonstrate a solid academic performance. A number of scholarships may be offered.

Applicable to: Greek, Latin, Language, Classics, High Achievers.


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

  • Be enrolled in Greek or Latin language courses in any undergraduate year of study at the University of Newcastle
  • Be enrolled full-time
  • Be an Australian Citizen or Be a Permanent Resident
  • Not have previously received this scholarship
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 personal statement outlining your interest and commitment to the study of Greek and Latin courses
  • At least one confidential academic reference from the relevant Program Co-ordinator/s for your Greek and/or Latin courses at University

Up to $500 per scholarship, depending on the number awarded, payable in a lump sum after the census date.


Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of academic merit. Consideration will be given to the student's interest in and commitment to the study of classical languages. Consideration will be given to the student's academic performance in Greek or Latin courses, as assessed in the latter half of Semester 1. Preference may be given to first year students.

  • Faculty of Education and Arts

Contact Details


Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive

Phone: +61 2 4921 6404 or +61 2 4921 8849
Fax: +61 2 4921 6937
Email: scholarships@newcastle.edu.au