Hartley Honours Scholarship

Amount$4000Number Available5FacultyFaculty of Education and Arts
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: Honours, French Students, honours research, high achievers


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

  • Be enrolled in a French (Honours) program
  • Be enrolled full-time
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.

Provide a written statement (one A4 page) outlining your honours research topic


Up to five (5) scholarships will be offered annually. The scholarship provides $4000 to be paid in two payments of $2000 each after the census date each semester. An additional amount of up to $1000 to support relocation to the University of Newcastle may be available upon written request to the Hartley Awards Committee.


Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of academic merit, including performance in French courses, along with a written statement outlining the applicant's honours research topic.

  • 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