Prof Trevor Waring AM & Mrs Helen Waring Scholarship in Psychology, History or Music

Amount$4000Number Available1FacultiesFaculty of Education and ArtsFaculty of Science and Information Technology
DonorThe Waring Family
EstablishmentThis scholarship was established in 2012 to support a Psychology, History or Music student from a disadvantaged background.

Applicable to: Financially disadvantaged, Psychology, History, Music, High Achievers.

Eligibility

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

  • Be enrolled in the Bachelor of Psychology, Bachelor of Arts (History) or Bachelor Music program
  • Be an Australian Citizen or Be a Permanent Resident
  • Be the holder of a current Centrelink Low Income Health Care Card
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 written statement (1-2 pages) outlining the applicants future goals along with how the scholarship would assist in their studies and career aspirations
  • A verified copy of your current Centrelink Low Income Health Care Card. (copy signed by a Justice of the Peace)
Benefit
  • Scholarship Amount: $4,000
  • Number of scholarships available: 1
Selection

Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of:

  • Academic merit, namely Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) or equivalent or cumulative GPA
  • A written statement (1-2 pages) outlining the applicants future goals along with how the scholarship would assist in their studies and career aspirations
  • Performance at interview (if required)
Faculties
  • Faculty of Education and Arts
  • Faculty of Science and Information Technology

Contact Details

SCHOLARSHIPS OFFICER

Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive
CALLAGHAN NSW 2308

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