Hartley Exchange Studies Scholarships

Amount$7000Number Available7FacultiesFaculty 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

These 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, Exchange students, high achievers


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

  • Be enrolling in an undergraduate program with UON.
  • Be enrolled in either FREN2620 or any FREN 3000 level course
  • Be accepted as an exchange student for a semester at the University of La Rochelle, France
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 copy of your approval to take part in the University of Newcastle Student Exchange Program or pre-approved Summer/Winter Exchange.

The scholarship provides up to $7000 toward costs such as airfare to and from France, rail travel within France, visa, accommodation, a reasonable living allowance and health/travel insurance.


Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of academic merit, including performance in French courses.

  • 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