Computer Science Honours Scholarship

Amount$3000Number Available2FacultyFaculty of Engineering and Built Environment
EstablishmentThis Scholarship was established to encourage high achieving students into the Computer Science Honours program offered by the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, at the University of Newcastle, Australia.

Applicable to: high achievers, GPA, honours, Computer, Science, Computer Science, fourth year, 4th year.


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

  • Be an Australian Citizen or Be a Permanent Resident
  • is enrolled in the degree Bachelor of Computer Science
  • is intending to enrol full time for both semesters of study (Minimum 40 units per semester) into the Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours) program.
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.

  • A one page statement outlining your proposed Honours project.

Up to two (2) Scholarships will be offered annually.

The Scholarship provides the benefit of $3,000 per annum payable in lump sum payments of $1,500 each semester after census date.


Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of:

  • Academic Merit - a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5.5 (Applications from candidates with a GPA lower than 5.5 will be assessed on a per case basis.)
  • Honours research project proposal.
  • Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment

Contact Details


Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive

Phone: +61 2 4921 5000
Fax: +61 2 4921 5759