Severin Family Scholarship

Severin Family Scholarship

UGCE1297

Key
High School Leaver
Indigenous Australians
Rural
UAC & EAS
Criteria
Stage
Value
$7,000
1 Scholarship(s) available for Duration of program (minimum)
Residency
Aus Citizen / Aus Permanent Resident
Opens
Closes
See below
Outline
The purpose of the Gift is to award scholarships to support students with low socio-economic circumstances to study a UNSW Science degree program from 2018.
Eligibility
To be eligible, applicants must:
  • Have completed the NSW HSC (or interstate equivalent) or 1B either:
    • in the year prior to commencing study at UNSW, or
    • in the previous two years prior to commencing at UNSW, provided no tertiary study was undertaken during this period; and
  • Be commencing full-time undergraduate study in a UNSW Science degree program (single or dual) and
  • Must demonstrate at least one educational disadvantage through an application to the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) Equity Scholarships Scheme
Selection

Candidates will be considered on the basis of their UAC Equity online application.

Each applicant must be experiencing low socio economic circumstances and will be assessed on their eligibility to demonstrate one or more of the following criteria:

  • Financial need
  • Carer responsibilities
  • Indigenous Australian
  • Long term medical condition/disability or ongoing affects of abuse
  • Refugee status
  • Regional or remote disadvantages
  • Sole parent responsibilities

How to Apply

Applicants must submit a UAC Equity Scholarship application by Wednesday, 13 December 2017.

Interviews
Interviews are not held for Equity Scholarships.