UNSW’s 2025 Strategy aims to provide ongoing support to students from disadvantaged and under-represented groups, Indigenous students and students from low socio-economic backgrounds.
UNSW offers a wide range of Equity Scholarships to assist students to undertake full-time study for the duration of their degree program.
Our Equity Scholarship programs for commencing students include:
UNSW Accommodation Scholarships
- Valued at $22,000 per year for normal program duration at any on-campus accommodation
Merit Residential Scholarships are also available. Click here to apply.
In the event that an Indigenous recipient is receiving the Residential Cost Option (RCO) the minimum value of the UNSW Accommodation Scholarship will be paid to the student as a $7,000 stipend towards a living allowance.
UNSW Access Scholarships
- Valued at $10,000 per year for normal program duration
UNSW President and Vice-Chancellor’s Equity Scholarships
- Valued at $5,000 per year for normal program duration
Other scholarships, bursaries and grants are also available.