Department of Education and Training / UNSW Rural Assistance Scheme

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of New South Wales

 Scholarship Name:  Department of Education and Training / UNSW Rural Assistance Scheme

 Description:  The scholarship was established to assist NSW rural government high school students who may experience financial difficulties in pursuing tertiary studies at UNSW. Approved schools are located in the following Department of Education and Training geographic areas: Albury, Armidale, Batemans Bay, Bathurst, Broken Hill, Clarence/Coffs Harbour, Deniliquin, Dubbo, Griffith, Lismore, Maitland, Moree, Orange, Port Macquarie, Queanbeyan, Shellharbour, Tamworth, Taree, Tweed Heads/Ballina, and Wagga Wagga.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $4,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $4,000 for 1 year.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian citizens and permanent residents who attended a government high school in rural NSW prior to commencing study; be completing the NSW HSC in the year of application or completed schooling in the previous two years; and be commencing full-time study at UNSW in an undergraduate degree. Selection is based on academic merit, leadership qualities and potential to contribute to university life. Consideration will also be given to financial need, the impact of rural isolation and other relevant family circumstances.

 Target Group:  Rural and isolated area resident

 Study Location:  Australia – NSW: Sydney Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  30 September

 Number Per Year:  20

 Scholarship Website:  http://scholarships.online.unsw.edu.au (opens in new window)

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Department:  UNSW Scholarships

 Contact Phone:  61 2 93851078

 Contact Fax:  61 2 93853732

 Contact Email:  scholarships@unsw.edu.au

 Contact Postal Address:  UNSW Scholarships, UNSW Sydney, NSW 2052 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of New South Wales

 Provider Phone:  61 2 93851078

 Provider Fax:  61 2 93853732

 Provider Website:  http://www.unsw.edu.au/ (opens in new window)