The University of Newcastle, Australia

Key Dates

Application & Selection

1 August 2020Applications open
16 September 2020Open Week Online Webinar
22 November 2020Applications close
7 - 10 December 2020Interviews
Can be face to face or phone/video
18 December 2020Conditional offers made
31 January 2021All offers finalised
All applicants notified of outcome

Core Program Activities

Ma & Morley scholars are expected to participate in the core activities as an ongoing requirement of receiving the scholarship.

28 & 29 January 2021Scholar welcome program
TBC March 2021Immersion Pre-Departure
Session 1
TBC April 2021Indigenous cultural immersion camp
TBC May 2021Immersion Pre-Departure
Session 2
TBC June - July 2021China immersion experience
TBC November 2021Ma & Morley Gala

All activities will be delivered subject to travel restrictions and health advice. Activities may need to be adapted, substituted or postponed, sometimes at short notice. For the Indigenous, Educational Disadvantage and Academic Excellence categories, the China immersion may be substituted for an alternative globally-facing activity - to be confirmed by November 2020.