Commencing student scholarships

At the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, we want to help you realise your potential.
That's why we're offering a range of scholarships to help you make the transition to university.


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Scholarship Total Value - up to Duration - up to Basis of Award Application required? Which degrees?
Excellence in Year 12 $30,000 4 years ATAR 98.5+ Yes
Unlimited available        
All undergraduate degrees based in the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment.
Relocation
Includes priority for on-campus accommodation
$8,000 2 years ATAR 85+
Outside Hunter and Central Coast regions
Yes
Unlimited available
Master of Professional Engineering $7,200* 3 years GPA of 5.5 or above Applications are not required for current UON engineering students. All other applicants are required to submit an application.
Unlimited available
Master of Professional Engineering
High Achiever Undergraduate $4,000 2 years ATAR 95+ No
25 available
All undergraduate degrees based in the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment.
High Performing Student Program $2,000 2 years D/HD result in relevant UON course studied at school No
Unlimited available
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) $2,000 2 years Registered community recognition required No
Unlimited available
Women in Engineering $2,000 1 year   No
6 available
All Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degrees

*Applied as a $300 fee-waiver per course, total value depends on credit gained into the degree and courses required for completion.


Scholarship Total Value ($AUD) - up to** Duration - up to Basis of Award Application Required? Which Degrees?
Golden Jubilee Commemorative International* $140,000 (Approximately based on 100% fee waiver) 5 years Top ATAR applicant in each semester Yes All undergraduate degrees based in the Faculty.
Malaysia Australia Colombo Plan Commemoration* $7,000 per year 4 years Top 2 ATAR applicant in each semester born in Malaysia Yes
Singapore Polytechnic Architecture* $6,000 per year 3 years See conditions No
Unlimited available
Bachelor of Design (Architecture) and the Master of Architecture.
Architecture and Built Environment Postgraduate Coursework* $6,000 per year 2 years Tiered entry based on previous study No
Unlimited available
All postgraduate coursework degrees in the School of Architecture and Built Environment.
Engineering and Technology Postgraduate Coursework* $6,000 per year 3 years Tiered entry based on previous study No
Unlimited available
All postgraduate coursework degrees in the School of Engineering and School of Electrical Engineering and Computing.
International Undergraduate* $5,000 per year 4 years Tiered entry based on previous study No
Unlimited available
All undergraduate degrees based in the Faculty.
Newcastle International College (NIC)* $3,000 1 year Current NIC scholar N/A
Unlimited
available
Specific Engineering programs in the Faculty based on the NIC pathway. Find out more.

*Cannot be in receipt of any other Scholarships from the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment.
**All scholarships are tuition fee waivers


UON Engineering Graduate
UON Engineering Graduate
UON Architecture Student

Our undergraduate degrees

Our postgraduate coursework degrees

Are there other scholarships?

These are just some of the many scholarships available to commencing students in the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, there are lots of other scholarships you can apply for. Some consider academic performance, but there are others for travel, sport, specific degrees, postgraduate degrees and Indigenous students.

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* Pathway program, admission through TAFE