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* Shaping Futures Postgraduate Scholarship

From 2021, the Shaping Futures Postgraduate Scholarship will support postgraduate coursework students, alongside our undergraduate students supported by the Shaping Futures Scholarship, to overcome adversity and educational disadvantage. T... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

* Shaping Futures Scholarships

The Shaping Futures Scholarship Program was established in 2011 with the aim of helping those students who are most in need. To be eligible for a Shaping Futures Scholarship students need to be managing their academic progress alongside p... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

* Shaping Futures Scholarships for Schools Recommendation Scheme (SRS)

The Shaping Futures Scholarships for Schools Recommendation Scheme have been established to recognise and support exceptional students receiving an offer to study with the University of Newcastle via the Schools Recommendation Scheme (SRS).... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
02 Nov 2021

* Tertiary Access Payment (TAP) Program Scholarship

The Tertiary Access Payment (TAP) Program Scholarships have been established in 2021 to strengthen tertiary participation for school leavers residing in regional and remote Australia. The scholarship provides financial support to encourage... Read more

$5,000Apply

Closes
31 Oct 2021

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1968 Singapore Colombo Plan Students Scholarship and 1968 Singapore Colombo Plan Students (Memorial) Scholarship

These two scholarships work together to support an excellent student in the School of Engineering. The 1968 Singapore Colombo Plan Students Scholarship supports a worthy student in the 2nd year of a program with the School of Engineering. ... Read more

$8,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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ASEAN Excellence Scholarship

The ASEAN Excellence Scholarship has been established to attract high-performing students to study at the University of Newcastle. This is a merit-based scholarship that recognises applicants with a strong academic background and incentives... Read more

$30,000Details

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarship

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarship was established through contributions from the university, industry donors, community organisations and the annual Reconciliation Scholarship Dinner Dance. For more information on this ... Read more

$40,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Anderson-Yamanaka Scholarship

This is a donor-funded scholarship will support a high achieving commencing student studying a Bachelor of Arts. Preference will to be given to students who are studying a language. For more information on this scholarship, please review t... Read more

$5,000Details

Andrew Brown Sport Scholarship

Andrew Brown is a University of Newcastle Mechanical Engineering Alumnus who completed his degree in 1991. Andrew feels lucky to have the education and support he has and realises that others were not so lucky. Andrew was highly engaged in ... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Association of Consulting Surveyors Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarship

The Association of Consulting Surveyors NSW is the peak body representing Surveying firms in NSW. The Association was established in 1969 to serve the interests of Consulting Surveyors and the community of NSW. Our vision is to see thriving... Read more

$15,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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Betty Josephine Fyffe Rural Allied Health Scholarship

Betty Fyffe was a local Tamworth girl who grew up in the surrounds of her father’s chemist shops. Betty had an absolute passion for Nursing and had strong feelings for St Vincent’s Hospital in Sydney where she trained and spent many years ... Read more

$50,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Betty Josephine Fyffe Rural Equity Scholarships

Betty Fyffe was a local Tamworth girl who grew up in the surrounds of her father’s chemist shops. Betty had an absolute passion for Nursing and had strong feelings for St Vincent’s Hospital in Sydney where she trained and spent many years ... Read more

$50,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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Catherine and Peter Tay High Achiever Engineering Undergraduate Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 2013 by Catherine and Peter Tay, of Singapore. It is a continuing demonstration of appreciation that in 1968 Peter Tay received his undergraduate education for a double degree in Industrial Engineering an... Read more

$32,000Details

Catherine and Peter Tay for Singapore Alumni (follow on) Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 2018 by Catherine and Peter Tay from Singapore. It is a continuing demonstration of appreciation that 50 years earlier in 1968, Dr Peter Tay received his undergraduate education for a double degree in Ind... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

College of International Education International Pathways Scholarship

This scholarship has been established as an International Pathway Scholarship for eligible students entering the University of Newcastle. It is applicable for students who have completed an applicable pathway program (Foundation Studies, De... Read more

$17,575Details

Crystalbrook Kingsley Environmental Scholarship

Crystalbrook Kingsley would like to support students who will contribute to improving environmental sustainability in the hospitality industry. The Crystalbrook Kingsley Environmental Scholarship will support a student with a strong passion... Read more

$5,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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Dr Bill Jonas Scholarship

This scholarship has been established by donations made to the Dr Bill Jonas Memorial Indigenous Fund. The fund was established with donations from the Wollotuka Institute, friends, family and community members who wished to honour Dr Bill ... Read more

$5,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Dr Geoffrey Leonard AM Scholarship

This scholarship was established by the Dr Geoffrey Leonard in 2009 to assist eligible students from rural and remote areas who are studying a Business, Commerce or Accounting program within the Faculty of Business and Law. Dr Geoffrey Leo... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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Friends of the University John Lambert Undergraduate Scholarship

The Friends of the University were established in 1981 to foster an awareness of the university and its place in the community, and to conduct activities including fundraising that promote the interests of the university. Since that time, ... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Friends of the University Keith Barbour Memorial Honours Scholarship

The Friends of the University were established in 1981 to foster an awareness of the university and its place in the community and to conduct activities including fundraising that promote the interests of the university. Since that time th... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Friends of the University Ken Gordon Memorial Honours Scholarship

The Friends of the University were established in 1981 to foster an awareness of the university and its place in the community and to conduct activities including fundraising that promote the interests of the university. Since that time th... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Friends of the University Lorna George Memorial Scholarship

Lorna George was one of the founders of the Friends of the University and a driving force for the book fair, a biennial fundraiser that has raised over $1 million since the organisation was formed in 1981. The funds have been spent on a wi... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Friends of the University Music Scholarship

The Friends of the University were established in 1981 to foster an awareness of the university and its place in the community and to conduct activities including fundraising that promote the interests of the university. Since that time th... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Friends of the University Scholarship for Studies in Education

The Friends of the University were established in 1981 to foster an awareness of the university and its place in the community and to conduct activities including fundraising that promote the interests of the university. Since that time th... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Friends of the University Sport Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 1994 to support students with demonstrated sporting ability and potential, and encourage their contribution to the sporting achievements of the university. The purpose of this scholarship is to improve th... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Friends of the University Thelma Wright Memorial Nursing Scholarship

The Friends of the University were established in 1981 to foster an awareness of the university and its place in the community and to conduct activities including fundraising that promote the interests of the university. Since that time th... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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Helen Maslen Scholarship

This scholarship was established by Helen Maslen to support students who are survivors of domestic violence, empowering them to achieve their education ambitions and independence. Helen grew up in Sydney and married young. In the ensuing ... Read more

$5,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Hunter New England Population Health Indigenous Scholarship

Hunter New England Population Health delivers services that support the development and maintenance of healthy environments, healthy communities and healthy people. Our mission is to protect and promote the health and well-being of people i... Read more

$15,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Hunter Water Corporation Women in Science Honours Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 2021. Hunter Water operates across the traditional country of the Awabakal, Birpai, Darkinung, Wonaruah and Worimi peoples. For the last 125 years Hunter Water has provided drinking water, wastewater, rec... Read more

$7,500

Closed
09 Aug 2021

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Idemitsu Engineering Scholarship

Idemitsu Australia Resources (IAR) has a proud history spanning nearly 40 years, with approximately 900 employees and 1,100 contractors across the Brisbane Head Office, Boggabri Coal Mine, Ensham Coal Mine and Muswellbrook Coal Mine. Along ... Read more

$5,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Indigenous Accommodation Scholarship

These Commonwealth-funded scholarships aim to support Indigenous students who are relocating from a remote or regional area to study with University of Newcastle. Applications are now open for 2022. Apply via the University of Newcastle Sc... Read more

$5,500Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Indigenous Education Scholarship

These Commonwealth-funded scholarships aim to support Indigenous students with the costs of University study, particularly for those who face financial disadvantage and who are relocating from a remote or regional area. Applications are no... Read more

$3,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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Joy Ingall Scholarship for Music Studies

Joy Ingall (née Davis) demonstrated a natural talent for the piano early in her life. Her aptitude and dedication, coupled with her mother's support, saw her graduate from the Sydney Conservatorium of Music with Diploma and Licentiate Certi... Read more

$15,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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LGBTQIA+ Shaping Futures Scholarship

The Shaping Futures Scholarship Fund was established in 2011 with the aim of helping those students who are most in need. The LGBTQIA+ Shaping Futures Scholarship hopes to support a student who identifies as LGBTQIA+ and who is managing s... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Lewis Ewart Lewis Physiotherapy Scholarship

This scholarship was established in memory of Lewis Ewart Lewis, a local physiotherapist who committed his entire career to the well-being of the people of Newcastle. Born in Newcastle in 1909, Lewis commenced his career as a podiatrist and... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Lord Mayor's Scholarship

This scholarship has been established by the City of Newcastle’s Lord Mayor Nuatali Nelmes. The scholarship aims to support students studying an undergraduate degree with University of Newcastle who are experiencing financial hardship. For... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Lord Mayor's Scholarship for Women

This scholarship has been established by the City of Newcastle's Lord Mayor Nuatali Nelmes. The scholarship aims to support women studying an undergraduate degree with University of Newcastle who are experiencing financial hardship. For m... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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Ma & Morley Scholarships Program

The Ma & Morley scholarship program was born to honour the life changing and enduring friendship between the successful Chinese entrepreneur Jack Ma and respected Novocastrian Ken Morley. The program aims to inspire, educate and cultivate ... Read more

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$75,000
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Malcolm Benaud Smith Construction Management (Building) Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 2019 by Master Builder Allan Charles Smith, a fourth-generation builder, Life Member of the Master Builders Association of New South Wales, and Foundation Member and Fellow of the Institute of Arbitrators... Read more

$5,000Details

McNair Foundation Indigenous Scholarship

The McNair Foundation Indigenous Scholarship was established by the McNair Charitable Foundation in 2019 to support Indigenous students to complete their undergraduate studies at the University of Newcastle. For more information on this sc... Read more

$30,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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Newcastle Bar Association Indigenous Student Scholarship in Law

The Newcastle Bar Association Indigenous Student Scholarship in Law was created to assist Indigenous students realise their ambition of obtaining a degree in law from the University of Newcastle. It is intended that the financial benefit of... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Norman Bushman Scholarship for Studies in Voice

This scholarship was established at the request of Norman Bushman, who was born in Singleton, NSW. While he lived his adult life in Sydney, he had a strong connection to the Hunter Valley with a great love for music. During his life Norman... Read more

$15,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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Onshore Excellence Scholarship

The Onshore Excellence Scholarship has been established to attract high-performing students to study at the University of Newcastle. This is a merit-based scholarship that recognises applicants with a strong academic background and incentiv... Read more

$30,000Details
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Port of Newcastle Indigenous STEM Scholarship

Port of Newcastle is the largest port on the East Coast of Australia. As a global trade gateway for more than 220 years, we deliver safe, sustainable and efficient logistics solutions. This scholarship has been established to:To develop an... Read more

$10,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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Richard Crookes Constructions Indigenous Scholarship for Construction and Civil Engineering

Operational throughout NSW and the ACT, Richard Crookes Constructions (RCC) is a private, family owned construction company that has been delivering projects as promised; on-time and budget, safely and to the highest quality since 1976. RCC... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Rotary District 9670 Margaret Illukol Trust Health Scholarship

Margaret Illukol was born in 1955 in Karimojong, a remote region in the north east of Uganda, where she was attacked by a hyena in 1963 and left with significant disfiguration. Margaret was treated over many years at Mulago Hospital in Kamp... Read more

$12,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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Singapore Alumni (follow on) Scholarship

The Singapore Alumni Scholarship was established in 2011 by a committee of Singapore Alumni, chaired by Dr Peter Tay. Donations for the scholarship have come from Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents who are UON Alumni. These individu... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Singapore Alumni Scholarship

The Singapore Alumni Scholarship was established in 2011 by a committee of Singapore Alumni, chaired by Dr Peter Tay. This Singapore Alumni Scholarship Committee initiated fund-raising from Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents who stu... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

Sir William Tyree Foundation Scholarship Program in Power Engineering

The Sir William Tyree Foundation would like to support the development of a future skilled workforce in Power Engineering through the provision of scholarships to regional and remote undergraduate students to overcome some of the financial ... Read more

$64,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

South Asia Excellence Scholarship

The South Asia Excellence Scholarship has been established to attract high-performing students to study at the University of Newcastle. This is a merit-based scholarship that recognises applicants with a strong academic background and incen... Read more

$30,000Details

Student Residences Scholarship

The Student Residences Scholarship was established with the aim of helping those students who are most in need who are residing within Student Living accommodation. These scholarships support students who are academically capable but manag... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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TUNRA Bulk Solids Industry Placement Scholarship

The Industry Placement Scholarship Scheme is focused on recruiting and supporting talented students within the Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment. The aim of the scheme is to developing future industry leaders across the full ... Read more

$40,000

Closed
09 Aug 2021

The Bloomfield Group Engineering Scholarship

This scholarship has been established by The Bloomfield Group to support Engineering students who are interested in having a career in the coal mining and / or engineering industries. The Bloomfield Group is Australian owned and operated a... Read more

$4,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

The Penn Foundation Scholarship

The Penn Foundation Scholarship was established to support an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander student commencing in the Bachelor of Midwifery or Bachelor of Nursing degree. For more information on this scholarship, please review t... Read more

$10,000Apply

Closes
28 Feb 2022

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Vice-Chancellor's Award for Academic Excellence in Year 12

This award was established in 1999 to support academically excellent Year 12 students who intend to enrol at the University of Newcastle in the year following their Higher School Certificate (HSC) studies. The award does not require an app... Read more

$2,000Details

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The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.