Hartley French Undergraduate Scholarships

Amount$2500Number Available15FacultiesFaculty of Business and LawFaculty of Education and ArtsFaculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentFaculty of Health and MedicineFaculty of Science and Information Technology
DonorProfessor Kelver Hartley Bequest
EstablishmentThese scholarships were established from the Estate of the first Professor of French, Professor Kelver Hartley, at the University of Newcastle to promote the study of French and to assist students in this endeavour. Funding is derived from the Hartley Bequest administered by the executors, the Perpetual Trustees.

Applicable to: French Students, First year, 1st year, high achievers.


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

  • Be enrolled in the 1st year of any undergraduate program
  • Be enrolled in French (FREN) courses
  • 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.

  • None Required

Up to fifteen (15) scholarships will be offered annually. The scholarship provides $2500 to be paid in two payments: $1000 after the Semester 1 census date, and $1500 after the semester 2 census date. Scholarship holders who fail to meet eligibility criteria in semester 2 will not receive final payment.


Selection will be on the basis of academic merit, namely Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) or equivalent and performance in FREN courses in semester 1.

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