Alumni Leaders Scholarship In Business

Alumni Leaders Scholarship In Business

UGCA1297

Key
High School Leaver
Indigenous Australians
Rural
UAC & EAS
Criteria
Stage
Value
$5,000
1 Scholarship(s) available for up to 4 years
Residency
Aus Citizen / Aus Permanent Resident
Opens
Closes
See below
Outline

The Alumni Leaders Equity Scholarship in Business was established in recognition of the gifts made by Alumni Leaders of the UNSW Business School. The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage students from a disadvantaged background to undertake an undergraduate degree at the UNSW Business School.

How to Apply

To be considered for this Scholarship, applicants must apply for and submit a UAC Educational Access Scheme application by Thursday 30 November 2017.

Eligibility

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Be an Australian Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident
  • Have completed the NSW HSC (or interstate equivalent) or IB, 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.
  • Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (in any single or dual degree) in the UNSW Business School.
Selection
Applicants will be assessed on:
  • Demonstrating financial hardship
  • In addition one or more of the following disadvantages may be considered:
    • Disrupted schooling
    • Refugee Status
    • Personal Illness / Disability
    • School Environment
    • Home environment and responsibilities
  • Academic Merit may also be considered
Interviews

Shortlisted applicants may be invited to participate in an interview