Faculty of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Scholarships for High School Leavers

Faculty of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Scholarships for High School Leavers

UGCA1810

Key
High School Leaver
Indigenous Australians
Rural
UAC & EAS
Criteria
Stage
Value
$5,000
available for Duration of program (minimum)
Residency
No residency requirements
Opens
06/07/2020
Closes
30/09/2020
Outline

The Faculty of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Scholarships for High School Leavers aim to encourage students to undertake undergraduate study in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at UNSW.

Application Process
By applying for the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Scholarships you may be considered for the following scholarships. More scholarships may be added to this list progressively.

Arts & Social Sciences Explorer Scholarship (UGCA1409)

  • Value: $5,000 per annum
  • Duration: Minimum duration of program
  • Academic merit: must have obtained an ATAR (or the equivalent) of 90 or above
  • Program Requirement: Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or dual degree) in any program at the UNSW Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences in 2021

UNSW Music Scholarship (UGCA1410)

  • Value: $5,000 per annum
  • Duration: Minimum duration of program
  • Program Requirement: Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or dual degree) in the Bachelor of Music
  • Residency requirement: Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident (including Humanitarian Visa Holders) or New Zealand Citizen

Richard and Isolda Munz Scholarship in Music (UGCA1032)

  • Value: $5,000 per annum
  • Duration: Minimum duration of program
  • Program Requirement: Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or dual degree) in the Bachelor of Music

STGA Undergraduate Scholarship in Education (UGCA1293)

  • Value: $5,000 per annum
  • Duration: Minimum duration of program
  • Program Requirement: Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or dual degree) in any program offered in the School of Education at the UNSW Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences in 2021

Selection
Each applicant will be assessed on their ability to demonstrate:
  • Academic Merit
  • Leadership skills (school, workplace or community)
  • Extra-curricular activities (sporting, cultural activities, volunteer/work experience)
  • Aptitude and commitment to your chosen area of study

To be considered for Arts & Social Sciences Explorer Scholarship (UGCA1409), you will be required to submit a 1,000 word opinion piece on an issue of national importance with significant social impact. The piece should articulate the nature and scope of the issue, identify the stakeholders and context, and outline the key considerations required to address the issue in a meaningful way. As this is an opinion piece formal referencing is not required. The shorter length reflects the need to be articulate, thoughtful and succinct when engaging in public debate on critical issues.