Scholarships and prizes

Students on beach

News • 14 Sep 2020

WIMBA Scholarships Inspire Female Leaders

The University of Newcastle’s Faculty of Business and Law has partnered with more than 10 leading Hunter organisations to offer the Women in MBA (WiMBA) scholarship for aspirational and high-achieving women.

Planting The Seed For Growing Good

News • 14 Sep 2020

Thank You

We are very grateful to all our generous donors who choose to support women to reach their full potential.

News • 8 Apr 2020

Historians Take Flight with New Travel Scholarship

While literary sources are valuable, sometimes you just need to see it for yourself to really understand a place.

Taylah Gray

News • 8 Apr 2020

Indigenous Scholar Flourishing Thanks to People Like You

Final year Bachelor of Laws and Diploma of Legal Practice student Taylah Gray is already making her mark on the world.

Ma & Morley Scholarship Recipients

News • 8 Apr 2020

Ma & Morley Scholars Exceed Expectations

The Ma & Morley Scholarship Program is now in its third year and the scholars are making the most of their opportunities. They are progressing fast as individuals and as a group, and delivering high academic results.

Harry Reuben, Scholarship recipient

News • 8 Apr 2020

Chasing His Dream to Serve Others

Bachelor of Social Science (Human Services) student and Singapore Alumni Scholarship recipient, Harry Reuben is one semester away from completing his degree and one step closer to returning home to his community on Palm Island with his new knowledge and skills.

Team members from Richard Crookes Constructions

News • 4 Sep 2019

New Scholarship to Build Careers in Construction

The team at Richard Crookes Constructions understand the importance of building a diverse and inclusive industry and a workforce that represents our communities.

News • 4 Sep 2019

An Extra Helping Hand for Deserving Students

Imagine trying to work without the right tools.

Friends of the University of Newcastle representatives

News • 4 Sep 2019

Friends of the University Book Fair Raises Over $100,000 for Student Scholarships

People flocked to Newcastle’s favourite ‘pop- up’ bookshop as the Friends of the University of Newcastle returned with their famous biennial Book Fair last month.

Sami Bayly with illustration of an ibis

News • 3 Sep 2019

Ugly is Beautiful for Innovation Award Winner

A love of weird and wonderful animals has inspired a remarkable beginning for alumnus and Newcastle natural history illustrator, Sami Bayly.

Alumnus Chrystal Moore

News • 3 Sep 2019

Scholarship Recipient Making Headlines for Science Research

Alumnus Chrystal Moore (Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies, 2016) is a Shaping Futures Scholarship recipient now making a difference in her dream job.

Student Communications Team at the Glen Avery Trivia Night 2018

News • 8 Apr 2019

Raising Funds for Scholarships and Beyond

Staff teams from across the University faced off for the annual Glen Avery Trivia Night, now in its tenth year.


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