The University of Newcastle, Australia
Applications open


Number available


Closing date

27 October 2020

Scholarship details


This scholarship is available to support students enrolled in an Honours program within the Newcastle Business School. It provides a financial benefit to support study as well as the non-compulsory opportunity to participate in a research learning experience with the Newcastle Business School over the 2020/2021 vacation period.

For more information on this scholarship, please review the full Terms and Conditions.


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

  • Be currently enrolled in a program with Newcastle Business School and progressing to the Bachelor of Business (Honours), Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in 2021.
  • Be an Australian citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or New Zealand Citizen.
  • Not have previously received an Honours Vacation Scholarship.

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.

  • Documents required may vary depending on your application reponses. Please refer to the Your Documents section of your application for information on what you will need to provide.


The scholarship provides a benefit of $3000, payable following acceptance of the scholarship.

The scholarship also provides the opportunity to develop your research skills via participation in a research topic over the 2020/2021 vacation period with the support and supervision of academics within the Newcastle Business School.


Selection shall be based on a brief written expression of interest in the research activity and academic merit, namely Grade Point Average (GPA). Selection shall be approved on the recommendation of the Head of School in consultation with the Director Honours Program, Newcastle Business School.

Consideration may be given to split of scholarship awards across different disciplines within the Newcastle Business School.


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