The University of Newcastle, Australia

Supporting the next generation of international students

When a University of Newcastle alumnus refers an international student through the scholarship program, the student will receive up to $10,000 AUD tuition fee waiver towards their studies. They will also gain access to exclusive professional development opportunities and invaluable professional connections throughout the duration of their degree, including:

  • VIP tickets to the University of Newcastle's prestigious Alumni Awards
  • meet and greet events with alumni entrepreneurs and leaders
  • membership to local Hunter Alumni Network and Hunter Young Professionals group events
  • behind-the-scenes industry visits
  • invitation to a special Welcome Ceremony
  • access to a career industry mentor – exclusively for postgraduate students.

Benefits for Alumni

As a thank you and recognition, alumni will receive exclusive benefits from the University, including:

  • a permanent place on the Alumni Legacy Path in the heart of our Newcastle Callaghan Campus
  • an exclusive gold alumni pin
  • a Certificate of Appreciation from our Vice-Chancellor

Plus, you will be supporting the next generation of students, helping create new memories, and continuing your legacy as a proud member of the University of Newcastle’s global alumni community.

Scholarship will be launching in August 2019

Expression of interest is now open

Expression of Interest