Outline

The purpose of the Scholarship is to encourage and support disadvantaged students to undertake programs of study run by the School of Humanities and Languages.

Value and Duration

Each scholarship will have a value of $10,000 per annum and a total maximum value of $20,000.

The duration of the scholarship will normally be two years.

Eligibility

To be eligible, applicants must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Be commencing one of the following UNSW degrees:
    • Bachelor of International Studies (in single or dual mode)
    • Graduate Diploma in Environmental Management
    • Master of Applied Linguistics
    • Master of Environmental Management
    • Master of Interpreting
    • Master of Interpreting and Translation
    • Master of Translation; and
  • Be able to demonstrate financial disadvantage and/or other socioeconomic circumstances by applying through UAC for an Equity Scholarship.
  • There are no residency requirements. All students (local and international students) are eligible.

Selection

Candidates will be considered on the basis of their UAC Equity online application.

Each applicant must be experiencing low socio economic circumstances and will be assessed on their eligibility to demonstrate one or more of the following criteria:

  • Indigenous Australian
  • Long term medical condition/disability or ongoing affects of abuse
  • Carer responsibilities
  • Financial need
  • Regional or remote disadvantages
  • Sole parent responsibilities

How to Apply

Applicants must submit a UAC Equity Scholarship application by Wednesday, 13 December 2017.

Interviews

Interviews are not held for Equity Scholarships.

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