UOW Equity Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of Wollongong

 Scholarship Name:  UOW Equity Scholarship

 Description:  These scholarships will be awarded to students who might not otherwise have the opportunity to attend university. UOW Equity Scholarships provide assistance to students who are experiencing social and or financial disadvantage.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $3,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $3,000 for 1 year.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: Australian citizens, permanent residents or holders of an Australian Humanitarian Visa; be commencing study as a first year full-time undergraduate student at UOW; and have demonstrated need such as financial and/or social disadvantage. Equity criteria include, but are not restricted to, low income family background, living in a rural or isolated region, having a permanent disability, recently migrated from a non-English speaking country, Indigenous Australians.

 Target Group:  Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, Educational disadvantage, Mature age, Non-English speaking background, Physical, medical, psychological or learning difficulties, Rural and isolated area resident, Women and men in a non-traditional fie

 Study Location:  Australia – NSW: Illawarra

 Closing Date:  Early January

 Other Details:  Apply via UAC: applications for main round offers close early January.

 Number Per Year:  10

 Scholarship Website:  http://www.uow.edu.au/about/scholarships/ug/listing/UOW095134.html(opens in new window)

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Prospective Student Enquiries

 Contact Department:  Scholarships and Grants

 Contact Phone:  61 1300 367869

 Contact Email:  scholarships@uow.edu.au

 Contact Postal Address:  Bld 17 Student Central, Northfields Avenue, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of Wollongong

 Provider Phone:  61 2 42213555

 Provider Fax:  61 2 42214322

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