Vice Chancellor's Honours Scholarships

Amount$2000Number Available10FacultiesFaculty of Business and LawFaculty of Education and ArtsFaculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentFaculty of Health and MedicineFaculty of Science and Information Technology
EstablishmentThese scholarships were initiated by the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Newcastle in 1997 to encourage and support students entering an Honours program. Two (2) scholarships per faculty will be awarded from 2002 inclusive.

Applicable to: Honours, high achiever, Grade Point Average, GPA.

Eligibility

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

  • Be enrolled in an honours program
  • Be enrolled full-time
  • Be an Australian Citizen or Be a Permanent Resident
  • Not hold another scholarship for the same program of equivalent or more substantial benefit, except for scholarships which pay HECS liability
  • Not have previously received this scholarship
Benefit

Two scholarships will be offered in each Faculty valued at $2000 each.

Selection

Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of academic merit, namely cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) in current program.

Faculties
  • 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

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