Unifood Group Scholarship

Amount$5000Number Available2FacultiesFaculty of Business and LawFaculty of Education and ArtsFaculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentFaculty of Health and MedicineFaculty of Science and Information Technology
DonorUnifood Group

Unifood Group is the major food retailer on the University of Newcastle campus and is committed to providing assistance to the university's students. This scholarship was established in 2012 to support students who are experiencing financial difficulty and are committed to their studies.

Applicable to:commencing, continuing, financial disadvantage.


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

  • Be enrolled in any year of any undergraduate degree at the University of Newcastle
  • Be enrolled full-time
  • Not hold another scholarship
  • Not hold a previous undergraduate degree
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 your career aspirations, commitment to study, and how the scholarship will assist you financially.

Two (2) scholarships are available each year.

Each scholarship provides the benefit of $5000 per annum, paid as instalments of $2500 after each semester census date.


Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of the requested documentation.

An interview may be held if required.

  • 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 6937
Email: scholarships@newcastle.edu.au