Central Coast Campus Academic Scholarships

Amount$2000Number Available15FacultiesFaculty of Business and LawFaculty of Education and ArtsFaculty of Health and MedicineFaculty of Science and Information Technology
EstablishmentThe aim of the scholarship is to attract high achieving students to study across the full range of programs offered at the Central Coast campus of the University of Newcastle. Fifteen (15) scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit.

Applicable to: Ourimbah, Central Coast, high achievers, ATAR, first year, 1st year.


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

  • Be enrolled in the first year of any undergraduate program at the University of Newcastle, Central Coast Campus
  • Demonstrate academic achievement by an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) or equivalent of 75 or higher.
  • Be an Australian Citizen or Be a Permanent Resident
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

Fifteen (15) scholarships will be offered annually. The scholarship provides a benefit of $2000 for one year to be paid in two instalments after the census date each semester.


Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of academic merit, namely Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) or equivalent.

  • Faculty of Business and Law
  • Faculty of Education and Arts
  • 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