Dr Geoffrey Leonard AM 2nd Year Student Scholarship

Amount$2000Number Available1FacultyFaculty of Business and Law
DonorDr Geoffrey Leonard

This scholarship was established by the Dr Geoffrey Leonard in 2011 to assist eligible students from rural and remote areas in year 2 of a Business, Commerce or Accounting program within the Faculty of Business and Law.

Applicable to: Business, Commerce, Accounting, 2nd year, second year, rural, regional, remote, high achievers.


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

  • Be enrolled in the 2nd year of a Bachelor of Business, Bachelor of Commerce or a Combined Degree, where both degrees are offered in the Faculty of Business and Law
  • Be an Australian Citizen or Be a Permanent Resident
  • Completed the Higher School Certificate in the year prior to entering University
  • Not be the recipient of another UON Donor funded or sponsored scholarship concurrently.
  • Have resided in a Regional or Remote area of Australia at time of application for admission
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
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,000
  • Number of scholarships available: 1

Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of academic merit namely, cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA).

  • Faculty of Business and Law

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