UNSW School Of Mathematics & Statistics Undergraduate Scholarships for students commencing Term 1, 2022

UNSW School Of Mathematics & Statistics Undergraduate Scholarships for students commencing Term 1, 2022

UGCA1731

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
01/07/2021
Closes
30/09/2021
Outline

Mathematics & Statistics Merit Scholarships aim to encourage and assist students commencing studies in the School of Mathematics & Statistics at UNSW.

By applying for the Mathematics & Statistics Merit Scholarships you may be considered for the following scholarships. More scholarships may be added to this list progressively.

Scholarship Value and Duration Eligibility
School of Mathematics & Statistics Beautiful Mind Scholarship (UGCA1392)

$5,000 per annum for the minimum duration of program

  • Must have competed in the Mathematical Olympiad or UNSW Annual School Mathematics Competition, or similar, in Yr 11 or Yr12, and provide their results; and

  • Have completed the NSW HSC (or interstate equivalent) or IB 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 one of the below single or double degree programs with a major in Mathematics / Mathematics or Statistics / a major within the School of Mathematics & Statistics:
    • Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours) or
    • Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours)
School of Mathematics & Statistics Advanced Mathematics Scholarship (UGCA1108)

$5,000 per annum for the minimum duration of program

  • Have completed the NSW HSC (or interstate equivalent) or IB 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 one of the below single or double degree programs with a major in Mathematics / Mathematics or Statistics / a major within the School of Mathematics & Statistics:
    • Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours) or
    • Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours)
School of Mathematics & Statistics Rural Student Scholarship (UGCE1079)

$5,000 per annum for the minimum duration of program

  • Have completed the NSW HSC (or interstate equivalent) or IB in the previous two years prior to commencing at UNSW, provided no tertiary study was undertaken during this period; and

  • Be a rural applicant*

  • Be commencing full-time undergraduate study in one of the below single or double degree programs with a major in Mathematics / Mathematics or Statistics / a major within the School of Mathematics & Statistics:
    • Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours) or
    • Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours)
Women in Mathematics and Statistics Scholarship (UGCE1098)

$5,000 per annum for the minimum duration of program


  • Eligible applicants must be undertaking a Major in mathematics or statistics.

  • Be Female

  • Be commencing full-time undergraduate study in one of the below single or double degree programs with a major in Mathematics / Mathematics or Statistics / a major within the School of Mathematics & Statistics:
    • Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours) or
    • Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours)
The Late Jim and Alma Douglas Scholarship (UGCA1205)

$6,000 per annum for the minimum duration of program


  • Be commencing full-time undergraduate study in one of the below single or double degree programs with a major in Mathematics / Mathematics or Statistics / a major within the School of Mathematics & Statistics:
    • Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics) (Honours) or
    • Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours)

*Must have lived in a rural, regional or remote area within the two years prior to the start of your UNSW studies.
Check the Australian Standard Geographic Classification Remoteness Areas (ASGC-RA) system map to check your eligibility. All categories other than RA1 Major Cities of Australia are considered to be regional or remote with the exception of Hobart.

Selection Criteria

Applicants will be assessed on the basis of:
  • Academic Merit
  • Leadership skills (school, workplace or community)
  • Extra-curricular activities (sporting, cultural activities, volunteer/work experience)
  • Aptitude and commitment to studies

You must provide evidence supporting the above criteria in your online application. Please refer to the Scholarship Application Supporting Documents for a detailed list of examples.

Unanswered application questions or claims without supporting documentation will not be assessed. Late applications/supporting documentation will not be accepted.


UNSW Science Undergraduate Scholarships for Students Commencing Term 1, 2022

Separate Application Required

There are a number of scholarships available for students planning to undertake study in the Faculty of Science. A separate scholarship application is required. Click here for more information on how to apply for these scholarships.


Other Mathematics & Statistics Scholarships Opportunities

No application required

You do not need to submit an application to be considered for the below scholarships/awards.

Scholarship Value and Duration Additional Criteria
School of Mathematics & Statistics, Data Science & Decisions Scholarship (UGCA1607)

$5,000 per annum for the minimum duration of program

Be commencing full-time undergraduate study in a Bachelor of Data Science & Decisions - Quantitative Data Science plan (MATHE13959)*
School of Mathematics & Statistics, Teachers Scholarship (UGCA1109)

$5,000 per annum for the minimum duration of program

Must be undertaking a Science/Education degree with a declared major in Mathematics*

*You can declare your specialisation using the Stream Declaration tool in your Student Profile tab on myUNSW

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Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must:

  • 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; and

Selection

Applicants will be assessed on the basis of:

  • Academic Merit

UNSW reserves the right not to award a scholarship where there is no applicant of sufficient merit, or if the applicant does not meet the scholarship eligibility and/or selection criteria.