TAFE NSW North Coast Institute - University of Newcastle Pathways Scholarship

Amount$1500Number Available1FacultiesFaculty of Business and LawFaculty of Education and ArtsFaculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentFaculty of Health and MedicineFaculty of Science and Information Technology
DonorUniversity & North Coast TAFE (50/50 Split of Payment)

This scholarship was established by TAFE NSW North Coast Institute and the University of Newcastle for graduates of Certificate, Diploma or Advanced Diploma courses of TAFE NSW North Coast Institute of TAFE NSW commencing full-time study at the University's Port Macquarie Campus in the following year.

Applicable to: TAFE, qualified, Certificate IV, Diploma, TAFE Advanced Diploma, First year, 1st year, Port Macquarie, North Coast, Rural, Regional, Remote, High Achievers.


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

  • Be a graduate of Certificate, Diploma or Advanced Diploma courses of TAFE NSW, North Coast Institute in the year prior to commencing university
  • Be enrolled at the Port Macquarie Campus as a commencing student in your first undergraduate degree
  • Be enrolled full-time.
  • Be an Australian Citizen or 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.

  • Verified copies of academic transcripts for studies undertaken at TAFE in the year previous to commencing University indicating course graduation. (copies signed by a Justice of the Peace)
  • Scholarship Amount: $1,500
  • Number of scholarships available: 1

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

Preference will be given to Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants and/or recipients of a current Centrelink Low Income Health Care Card.

  • 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