2021 UNSW Sports Scholarships

2021 UNSW Sports Scholarships


High School Leaver
Indigenous Australians
available for 1 year
No residency requirements

The UNSW Sports Scholarship is open for 2020 High School Leavers and current UNSW Students who display outstanding ability in sport and are currently or will be undertaking an undergraduate coursework degree program in 2021.

  • Ben Lexcen Sports Scholarship for High School Leavers UGCE2043
    $10000 for 1 year

  • Ben Lexcen Sports Scholarship for Current Students UGCE1043
    $10000 for 1 year

  • Bill Jameson Football Award UGCE1121
    $5000 for 1 year

  • Mark Dorrity Athletics Award UGCE1196
    $5000 for 1 year

  • Randwick Rugby/St Hillier's Sports Scholarships UGCA1092
    $5000 for 1 year

  • Sam Cracknell Memorial Sports Scholarship UGCE1013
    $5000 for 1 year

  • UNSW Cricket Club UGCE1152
    $5000 for 1 year

  • UNSW Elite Athlete Scholarships UGCE1431
    $5000 for 1 year

  • UNSW High Performance Sports Club Scholarships UGCE1273
    $5000 for 1 year

  • UNSW Indigenous Elite Athlete Sports Award PUCE1020
    $10000 for 1 year
To be eligible, applicants must:
  • Be commencing or currently enrolled in a full-time undergraduate study (single or dual degree) at UNSW Sydney
  • Be deemed to be at an elite level such as representing at State or National Level or similar

Applicants will be assessed on the basis of:

  • Proven outstanding sporting achievement
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and qualities
  • Ability to contribute to university life
  • References from Coach, School or Club representative supporting your application are essential
  • Expected involvement in nominated UNSW sports club and participation in UniSport Australia events

Please ensure you submit the relevant supporting documentation.

Elite Athlete, Performers and Leaders Program- Adjustment Factors -Flexible entry

If you are applying for a sports scholarship, don't forget to also apply for EAPL adjustment factors

Students can be considered for EAPL points for undergraduate study at UNSW. The EAPL Program awards up to five points to high school leavers who have excelled in areas of sport, academia, leadership, and/or music at an elite level. Activities and/or commitments must have been undertaken in years 11 and/or 12. Click on this link for more information about the program and how to apply.

UNSW Sport