Newcastle Business School Summer Vacation Scholarship

Amount$2000Number Available5FacultyFaculty of Business and Law

This scholarship is available to support a program of supervised research relevant to the student's program of study in the Newcastle Business School, University of Newcastle, during the period December 2016 to February 2017.

The scholarship holder is required to pursue a program of sixty (60) hours, spread over up to ten (10) weeks of full-time research, in the School under the supervision of a member of academic staff. The program must be approved by the Head of School.


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

  • In 2017, be enrolling in the honours year of a Bachelor of Business (Honours), Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), or in either BBus Honours (politics) or BA/BSocSci Honours (Politics).
  • Be enrolled full-time (minimum 30 units).
  • Not have been the recipient of an Honours Summer Scholarship in the past.
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 five (5) scholarships are available valued at $2000 each. The scholarship benefit will be payable in two instalments of $1000; the first on commencement and the final on advice from the relevant research supervisor that work has been completed in February 2017.


Selection will aim to fill a place for each of the 7 disciplines in the School, with an additional place on offer for B Bus Honours (Politics) or BA/B SocSci Honours (Politics).

Selection shall be approved on the recommendation of the Head of School in consultation with the Director Honours Program, Newcastle Business School.

  • Faculty of Business and Law

Contact Details


Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive

Phone: +61 2 4921 5000
Fax: +61 2 4921 5759