Future of Change Scholarship

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31/07/2019

Future of Change Scholarship

UGCE1283

Key
High School Leaver
Indigenous Australians
Rural
UAC & EAS
Criteria
Stage
Value
$10,000
available for 1 year
Residency
International
Opens
08/05/2019
Closes
31/07/2019
For commencement Term 3 2019
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Outline

The Awards have been established to attract and support high-achieving students from India to undertake undergraduate or postgraduate study at UNSW.


Value and Duration

    The Scholarships will be offered, as one of the following:

  • Offer 1: A tuition fee waiver scholarship offer, value of $10,000 per annum, for the minimum duration of the program. There are 15 offers available.

  • Offer 2: A full tuition fee waiver scholarship, for the minimum duration of program. There is one (1) offer available.
Eligibility

To be eligible, applicants must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Be a citizen of India, and not a permanent resident of Australia; and
  • Must be residing in India, prior to commencing study at UNSW for undergraduate applicants. Postgraduate applicants may have prior residence in Australia; and
  • Must have submitted a Scholarships application; and
  • Must have applied and received an offer of admission* into a UNSW undergraduate or postgraduate degree program; and
  • Have achieved a minimum academic result, as demonstrated in their UNSW admission application of:
    • Undergraduate admission
      • All India Senior School Certificate (AISSC) a minimum of 1 point over the academic entry requirement; or
      • Indian School Certificate (ISC) a minimum of 2 points over the academic entry requirement; or
      • International Baccalaureate (IB) - at least 2 points over academic program entry; or
      • GCE A Levels - at least 1 points over program entry; or

    • Postgraduate admission
      • Completion of a recognised bachelor degree in India with a minimum grade equivalent to a UNSW GPA of 70.
  • Submitted a digital video testimonial of how a scholarship at UNSW will help them achieve their aspirations.

*Open to students commencing their studies at UNSW in Term 2 or Term 3, 2019.

*Applicants need to have received an offer of admission by Wednesday 31 July to be eligible for this scholarship.

*Offers of admission must be one of the following:

  • Undergraduate or Postgraduate Letter of Offer (unconditional)
  • Undergraduate or Postgraduate Conditional English Package Offer (UEEC) - students must be enrolled in the UNSW Institute of Languages and successfully complete the program prior to commencing in Term 3 2019.
Selection

Each applicant will be assessed on their ability to demonstrate:

  • Academic Merit; and
  • The digital video testimonial
Interviews
Shortlisted applicants are not required to attend an interview.

Further Information

Students interested in this Scholarship should visit Future of Change