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Postgraduate Coursework Scholarships

The University of Sydney Business School continues to produce outstanding graduates who take up leading positions in business, government, academia and the not-for-profit sector. The range of Business School scholarships we offer reflects our strong links with industry and the corporate sector, as well as our commitment to students. A scholarship from The University of Sydney is more than just financial assistance. It is recognition of an individual's talent and hard work and can be an integral step towards a fulfilling career.

Many of the Business School scholarships are enhanced by links with sponsorship partners in the business, alumni and wider University communities. Other scholarships are sponsored by individuals, corporations and valued members of our alumni network.

Postgraduate Scholarships - Future Students

The Anstice MBA Scholarship for Community Leadership

Closing date: 17 Jan 2016

Opens Semester 1, 2018

Established from a generous donation from prominent alumnus, David Anstice, the scholarship titled ‘The Anstice MBA Scholarship for Community Leadership ’ is offering support to emerging business leaders from the Not-for-Profit sector, including charities and NGO’s operating in Australia or internationally. The scholarship will offer financial assistance to a total value of $70,000.

Preference will be given to those applicants currently working in the Not-for-Profit sector, especially charities. Criteria used in the selection include academic merit, career achievements and evidence of on-going commitment to the sector.

For more information on the Anstice MBA Scholarship please read the 'Conditions of Award' (PDF)

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Global Executive MBA - Excellence in Leadership Scholarship

Closing date: 31 Jan 2016

The scholarship was established in 2009 in conjunction with the launch of the Global Executive MBA. The Global Executive MBA is an innovative degree designed specifically for experienced high performing managers to gain a strong competitive advantage in today's global marketplace.

The scholarship is valued at half the total degree tuition fees. One scholarship is available for award each year to the most outstanding candidate against the degree admission criteria.

No separate application is required for the scholarship as students are considered on their admission application for this award.

To apply please visit the Admission section of the Global Executive MBA site.

For more information, download the University of Sydney Business School Excellence in Leadership Scholarship Conditions of Award and Selection Criteria

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Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarship

Closing date: 09 Jun 2016

The University of Sydney Business School is offering up to ten scholarships for local and international students undertaking one of the eligible single Masters postgraduate coursework programs offered in semester 2, 2016. The scholarships are awarded on merit to the most outstanding applicants against the following selection criteria of academic achievement, leadership capabilities, ambassadorial potential and motivation to succeed in business in a socially responsible way. The scholarships will cover 50% of the tuition fees for up to 16 units of study, pending normal degree duration.

Only candidates that are expected to commence study in one of the following degrees in semester 2, 2016 may apply for the Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarship.

  • Master of Commerce
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Professional Accounting
  • Master of Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations
  • Master of International Business
  • Master of Logistics Management
  • Master of Marketing
  • Master of Transport Management
  • Master of Management
  • Master of Management (CEMS)

For information download the Conditions of Award


Scholarship submissions for applicants with a Semester 2, 2016 admission to one of the eligible degrees listed above have closed.

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Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarship (Master of Business Administration)

Closing date: 09 Jun 2016

This exciting scholarship program offers financial assistance for half of the required tuition fees for up to twenty incoming Master’s students each year, that are enrolled in one of the eligible Business School Degrees, which includes the Master of Business Administration (MBA). This scholarship is intended to promote academic excellence in coursework Masters programs within the University of Sydney Business School. The scholarships will be awarded to outstanding applicants based on their academic achievement, leadership capabilities, ambassadorial potential and motivation to succeed in business in a socially responsible way.

For successful MBA applicants, the scholarships will cover 50% of the tuition fees for up to 12 units of study within the MBA.

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University of Sydney Staff: Professional Leadership Development Scholarship (Master of Management)

Closing date: 05 Jul 2016

The Scholarship is open to University of Sydney employees in a professional role who meet the selection criteria for the program.

Up to two scholarships are available and will cover full tuition fees for the standard duration of the Master of Management program.

Applicants are required to complete the online application form, submit a one-page statement of motivation, a curriculum vitae and a copy of their academic transcript. In addition, applicants should submit a further one-page statement addressing the scholarship selection criteria. Scholarship selection criteria include leadership potential, problem-solving acuity, ability to work in a diverse group and international orientation. This should be submitted via email in MS Word or PDF format, with the applicant's full name in the filename to lance.graham@sydney.edu.au.

All applications will be assessed by a scholarship assessment committee appointed by the Provost. This committee will shortlist a maximum of three applicants who will then be required to attend an interview with the Master of Management selection committee to confirm their eligibility for the program.

Applications are now open for semester 2, 2016 and close Tuesday 5th July.

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BOSS Emerging Leaders MBA Scholarship

Closing date: 12 Sep 2016

We have partnered with Financial Review BOSS Magazine to celebrate the emergence of the next generation of corporate and community leaders. In 2016, we will search for the best young business talent with a prize package that includes a $60,000 Emerging Leaders MBA scholarship for one student to complete their degree.

Find out more and apply for the scholarship.

Applications are closed for 2016.

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University of Sydney Staff: Professional Leadership Development Scholarship (Executive MBA)

Closing date: 06 Nov 2016

The Scholarship is open to University of Sydney employees in senior Professional or Academic leadership roles who meet the selection criteria for the program.

One scholarship is available and will cover all program tuition fees. Applicants must secure full release for attendance on all residential modules, and cover their own return airfares to and from each host city as well as residential costs (accommodation, meals and group transportation) as organised by the University.

All applications will initially be assessed by the Global Executive MBA selection committee. This committee will shortlist a maximum of three applicants who will then be required to attend an interview with the Global Executive MBA selection committee to confirm their eligibility for the program.

Those applicants deemed eligible for the program by the Global Executive MBA selection committee will be invited to be interviewed by the Provost’s Scholarship Selection Committee. This committee will determine the person to whom the scholarship will be offered.

Shortlisted applicants need to be available for an in-person 45 minute program eligibility interview to be conducted between Thursday 10 November and Friday 18 November, and a final interview with the Provost’s Scholarship Selection Committee on Tuesday 22 November between 1pm and 4pm.


Apply Now


Applications close on Sunday 6 November.

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University of Sydney Staff: Professional Leadership Development Scholarship (Master of Business Administration)

Closing date: 06 Nov 2016

The Professional Leadership Development Scholarship is a Business School funded initiative established to provide a professional development opportunity to administrative staff and to enhance the capability of the University to achieve its strategic purpose.

The Scholarship is open to University of Sydney employees in Professional or Academic leadership roles who meet the selection criteria for the program.

One scholarship is available and will cover full tuition fees for the standard duration of the Master of Business Administration program.

Please review the Conditions of Award for the University of Sydney Staff: Professional Leadership Development Scholarship (Master of Business Administration) pdf.


Apply Now


Applications close Sunday 6 November.

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UN Women National Committee Australia MBA Scholarship

Closing date: 13 Nov 2016

The UN Women National Committee Australia supports the work of UN Women by raising public awareness of gender and development issues. Through education women gain the knowledge to put in place policies, services and resources to fulfil the UN Women’s mission for gender equality and the empowerment of women.

To advance our shared commitment to women’s leadership and accelerating progress towards gender equality, the University of Sydney Business School and the National Committee for UN Women are pleased to offer the ‘UN Women National Committee Australia MBA Scholarship’.

Please review the Conditions of Award for the UN Women National Committee Australia MBA Scholarship (PDF)

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University of Sydney Business School and The University Colleges Joint Indigenous Australian Scholarship

Closing date: 29 Jan 2017

The University of Sydney Business School in partnership with the Wesley College Foundation (WCF), St Andrew's College, the Women's College and Sancta Sophia College will award an Indigenous Australian Scholarship to support an Australian Indigenous student who is studying in the Business School.

The scholarship is open to new or continuing undergraduate, honours or postgraduate student enrolled OR enrolling in a University of Sydney Business School degree.

The scholarship is valued at $6,000 per annum for up to four years as a grant (pending normal degree duration) OR (covers residential college fees at St. Andrew’s College or Wesley College.)

The scholarship is awarded annually to two students of Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent and based on academic merit and potential to perform well in an area of Business.

Tenable for up to 4 years in full-time study pending degree duration (Honours year inclusive).

Applications open for this award in October 2016.

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CEMS Exchange Travel Scholarships

Closing date: Ongoing

The University of Sydney Business School is pleased to offer financial assistance to Master of Management (CEMS) students participating on exchange to a recognised CEMS Partner University.

The scholarships valued at $2000 will be offered to students participating on exchange for their first semester on exchange as part of the Master of Management (CEMS) degree. Up to 5 scholarships are available each year. Two scholarships will be offered in semester 1 and two scholarships will be offered in semester 2. Depending on the calibre of the eligible group, scholarship places may vary. An additional place may be offered at the Program Director's discretion.

No application is necessary. Students will be assessed automatically based on academic merit determined by their Weighted Average Mark in the first semester of their Master of Management (CEMS) degree.

For more details please download the Conditions of Award listed below.

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Endeavour Award Postgraduate Top-Up Scholarship

Closing date: Ongoing

The Business School's 'Endeavour Award Postgraduate Top-Up Scholarship' is intended to support international students committed to studying at the University of Sydney Business School and the internationalisation of the higher education sector.

The University of Sydney Business School is now offering 'The Endeavour Award Postgraduate Top-Up Scholarship' to international students who have recently been awarded an Australian Government 'Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship' and will be commencing a Masters level by coursework at the University of Sydney Business School.

This scholarship covers the balance of tuition fees owing after the Australian Government's Endeavour funding has been applied to the student's University tuition.

Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship Recipients will have the balance of their tuition fees covered by the University of Sydney Business School.

For more information on this award, please see the information sheet .

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Master of Management Scholarship

Closing date: Ongoing

The scholarship was established in 2009 in conjunction with the introduction of the Master of Management. The Master of Management is designed specifically for high performing students who have recently finished an undergraduate degree and combines leading edge business and management content with high levels of corporate engagement.

The Master of Management is part of the CEMS Masters in International Management (CEMS MIM) program. CEMS is a strategic alliance of leading international business schools and multinational companies.

The scholarship covers half the tuition fees for the award courses, Master of Management or Master of Management (CEMS).

Up to four scholarships are available each year, two scholarship may be awarded each semester.

There is no separate application process for this scholarship. Instead, students will be short-listed for the scholarship through interviews conducted for entry to the degree and a recommendation will be made by the Admissions Committee to the Business School Executive Committee for final award.

For further information on the Master of Management coursework program please visit the Master of Management website.

To make an application for admission to the Master of Management go to the Master of Management How to Apply page.

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University of Sydney Business School and Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness Scholarships - Postgraduate

Closing date: 2099

Awarded to elite Sydney University athletes enrolled in postgraduate studies with the University of Sydney Business School, these scholarships recognise the outstanding achievements, as well as the unique requirements of individuals pursuing excellence in their sport and tertiary studies concurrently.

Up to 10 scholarships will be offered by the University of Sydney Business School in conjunction with Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness in 2017. Alongside membership of the Elite Athlete Program, which provides elite and talented Sydney University athletes with a range of benefits and services to assist them with both balancing and excelling in their sport and tertiary studies; each of these joint scholarships provides financial assistance for the relief of tuition fees, up to a maximum of four units of study annually.

For more information, please contact the Elite Athlete Program at sportscholarships@sport.usyd.edu.au

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Postgraduate Scholarships - Current Students

CFA Program Partner Awareness Scholarships (CFA Institute & Discipline of Finance)

Closing date: Jun 2016

The Finance Discipline has ten CFA Awareness Scholarships available to be awarded each year. These scholarships reduce the enrolment and examination fee payable to the CFA. Students can take CFA examinations either in December, or in June, each year. Five scholarships will normally be awarded for the June examinations and five for the December examinations. The application dates for the scholarships differ depending on whether you are planning to take the June or December examinations.

Students taking the finance major in the BCom, or the finance specialisation in the MCom, may apply for the scholarships. In order to be eligible for the scholarship you must either already hold a bachelor degree, or be in the last year of your bachelor degree. You should also have a distinction average mark (75). However, in the event that the number of applicants is five or less for either exam we will consider applications down to an average mark of 70.

Details of the CFA scholarship scheme, an application form and the entrance requirements to the CFA program can be found on the CFA website. To obtain details of the scholarships look under the Programs heading on the CFA website.

Submission requirements and deadlines

The dates by which the CFA require scholarship applications to be submitted can be found on the CFA web-site. Usually this is early in the year for the June examinations and just after mid-year for the December examinations. The Finance Discipline has to select the successful applicants and the application forms have to be signed by the Finance Discipline’s CFA program Director before they are submitted to the CFA. You therefore need to submit your CFA scholarship application in person to the Finance Discipline Office no EARLIER than eight weeks before the closing date and no LATER than two weeks before the closing date.

When submitting your CFA application form to the Finance Discipline you should attach your academic transcript and a coversheet which contains the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Email address
  • Contact Telephone number
  • Student ID Number
  • Degree program
  • Expected completion date for your degree

Applications will be assessed on the basis of academic merit.

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Westbrook and Jessie Anstice International Travel Scholarship

Closing date: 14 Jun 2016

The Westbrook and Jessie Anstice International Travel Scholarship was established in 2009 by a joint donation from alumnus David Anstice and the University of Sydney Business School.

The Scholarship is valued at $5,000 to assist with travel expenses to an overseas seminar or conference to encourage students to advance learning of their own initiative in the areas of international business, innovation or entrepreneurship.

The scholarship is open to international and local, undergraduate coursework, undergraduate honours and postgraduate coursework students enrolled in a full time coursework program with the University of Sydney Business School at the time of the seminar or conference participation.

Please find the scholarship application and conditions below.

Westbrook Scholarship Application and Conditions of Award

Applications are currently being accepted at Student Services, Level B2, Abercrombie Building H70.

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University of Sydney Business School and The University Colleges Joint Indigenous Australian Scholarship

Closing date: 29 Jan 2017

The University of Sydney Business School in partnership with the Wesley College Foundation (WCF), St Andrew's College, the Women's College and Sancta Sophia College will award an Indigenous Australian Scholarship to support an Australian Indigenous student who is studying in the Business School.

The scholarship is open to new or continuing undergraduate, honours or postgraduate student enrolled OR enrolling in a University of Sydney Business School degree.

The scholarship is valued at $6,000 per annum for up to four years as a grant (pending normal degree duration) OR (covers residential college fees at St. Andrew’s College or Wesley College.)

The scholarship is awarded annually to two students of Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent and based on academic merit and potential to perform well in an area of Business.

Tenable for up to 4 years in full-time study pending degree duration (Honours year inclusive).

Applications open for this award in October 2016.

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Business Dean's Scholarship for Academic Excellence

Closing date: Ongoing

Our postgraduate coursework programs have been tailored to create a competitive environment and enable students to perform at their best. Accordingly, the Business School has established a scholarship intended to promote student engagement and recognise exceptional academic performance by continuing postgraduate coursework students.

The Business School is pleased to offer the 'Business Dean's Scholarship for Academic Excellence'. Up to six scholarships will be awarded each semester to top ranking students based on their academic performance. No application is required.

The scholarship is valued at the cost of tuition fees over two standard units of study.

For more information on this competitive award, please read the information sheet

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CEMS Exchange Travel Scholarships

Closing date: Ongoing

The University of Sydney Business School is pleased to offer financial assistance to Master of Management (CEMS) students participating on exchange to a recognised CEMS Partner University.

The scholarships valued at $2000 will be offered to students participating on exchange for their first semester on exchange as part of the Master of Management (CEMS) degree. Up to 5 scholarships are available each year. Two scholarships will be offered in semester 1 and two scholarships will be offered in semester 2. Depending on the calibre of the eligible group, scholarship places may vary. An additional place may be offered at the Program Director's discretion.

No application is necessary. Students will be assessed automatically based on academic merit determined by their Weighted Average Mark in the first semester of their Master of Management (CEMS) degree.

For more details please download the Conditions of Award listed below.

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Dean's Scholarship for Remote and Rural Enterprise

Closing date: Ongoing

The University of Sydney Business School is pleased to offer support and some financial assistance for student participation in the Remote and Rural Enterprise (RARE) program.

The scholarship is open to local and international, postgraduate coursework students who have been selected for a place in The RARE Program. The scholarship recognizes candidates with sound academic performances in the Business School, who can also demonstrate an aptitude for cultural awareness, community development and sustainability and entrepreneurial capabilities.

For more information on the RARE program, visit the Remote and Rural Enterprise web page.

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University of Sydney Business School Student Exchange Travel Scholarships 2016

Closing date: Ongoing

The University of Sydney Business School is offering up to 50 scholarships to students participating in the University of Sydney Exchange Program in 2016.

The Travel Scholarships are offered to local and international, undergraduate and postgraduate students enrolled with the University of Sydney Business School in one of the School's administered coursework programs and intending to study overseas through the University of Sydney exchange program.

Students should also be enrolled full-time and meeting degree requirements of their undergraduate or postgraduate award course during their exchange session. Students are required to meet the usual regulations that apply to the exchange program through the Exchange Unit, International Student Office.

The Student Exchange Travel Scholarships are valued at $2000 each. Up to 50 scholarships are available in 2016. Selection is based in academic merit (weighted average mark in coursework program). No application is required.

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University of Sydney Business School Strategic Exchange Partner Scholarships 2016

Closing date: Ongoing

The University of Sydney Business School is offering up to 10 Strategic Exchange Partner Scholarships to students participating in the University of Sydney Winter Session Exchange Program in 2016.

The Strategic Exchange Partner Scholarships are offered to local and international, undergraduate and postgraduate students based on academic progression (Weighted Average Mark) in their currently enrolled Business School Coursework Program and  participating on an approved exchange to a Business School strategic destination.

In Winter Session 2016: Eligible strategic partners are listed for destinations in Asia.

Participating students are required to meet degree requirements for their undergraduate or postgraduate award course during their exchange study session and the usual regulations that apply to the exchange program.

The Strategic Exchange Partner Scholarships are valued at $2000 each. No application is required.

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MBA and EMBA Scholarships

The Anstice MBA Scholarship for Community Leadership

Closing date: 17 Jan 2016

Opens Semester 1, 2018

Established from a generous donation from prominent alumnus, David Anstice, the scholarship titled ‘The Anstice MBA Scholarship for Community Leadership ’ is offering support to emerging business leaders from the Not-for-Profit sector, including charities and NGO’s operating in Australia or internationally. The scholarship will offer financial assistance to a total value of $70,000.

Preference will be given to those applicants currently working in the Not-for-Profit sector, especially charities. Criteria used in the selection include academic merit, career achievements and evidence of on-going commitment to the sector.

For more information on the Anstice MBA Scholarship please read the 'Conditions of Award' (PDF)

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Global Executive MBA - Excellence in Leadership Scholarship

Closing date: 31 Jan 2016

The scholarship was established in 2009 in conjunction with the launch of the Global Executive MBA. The Global Executive MBA is an innovative degree designed specifically for experienced high performing managers to gain a strong competitive advantage in today's global marketplace.

The scholarship is valued at half the total degree tuition fees. One scholarship is available for award each year to the most outstanding candidate against the degree admission criteria.

No separate application is required for the scholarship as students are considered on their admission application for this award.

To apply please visit the Admission section of the Global Executive MBA site.

For more information, download the University of Sydney Business School Excellence in Leadership Scholarship Conditions of Award and Selection Criteria

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Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarship (Master of Business Administration)

Closing date: 09 Jun 2016

This exciting scholarship program offers financial assistance for half of the required tuition fees for up to twenty incoming Master’s students each year, that are enrolled in one of the eligible Business School Degrees, which includes the Master of Business Administration (MBA). This scholarship is intended to promote academic excellence in coursework Masters programs within the University of Sydney Business School. The scholarships will be awarded to outstanding applicants based on their academic achievement, leadership capabilities, ambassadorial potential and motivation to succeed in business in a socially responsible way.

For successful MBA applicants, the scholarships will cover 50% of the tuition fees for up to 12 units of study within the MBA.

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BOSS Emerging Leaders MBA Scholarship

Closing date: 12 Sep 2016

We have partnered with Financial Review BOSS Magazine to celebrate the emergence of the next generation of corporate and community leaders. In 2016, we will search for the best young business talent with a prize package that includes a $60,000 Emerging Leaders MBA scholarship for one student to complete their degree.

Find out more and apply for the scholarship.

Applications are closed for 2016.

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University of Sydney Staff: Professional Leadership Development Scholarship (Executive MBA)

Closing date: 06 Nov 2016

The Scholarship is open to University of Sydney employees in senior Professional or Academic leadership roles who meet the selection criteria for the program.

One scholarship is available and will cover all program tuition fees. Applicants must secure full release for attendance on all residential modules, and cover their own return airfares to and from each host city as well as residential costs (accommodation, meals and group transportation) as organised by the University.

All applications will initially be assessed by the Global Executive MBA selection committee. This committee will shortlist a maximum of three applicants who will then be required to attend an interview with the Global Executive MBA selection committee to confirm their eligibility for the program.

Those applicants deemed eligible for the program by the Global Executive MBA selection committee will be invited to be interviewed by the Provost’s Scholarship Selection Committee. This committee will determine the person to whom the scholarship will be offered.

Shortlisted applicants need to be available for an in-person 45 minute program eligibility interview to be conducted between Thursday 10 November and Friday 18 November, and a final interview with the Provost’s Scholarship Selection Committee on Tuesday 22 November between 1pm and 4pm.


Apply Now


Applications close on Sunday 6 November.

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University of Sydney Staff: Professional Leadership Development Scholarship (Master of Business Administration)

Closing date: 06 Nov 2016

The Professional Leadership Development Scholarship is a Business School funded initiative established to provide a professional development opportunity to administrative staff and to enhance the capability of the University to achieve its strategic purpose.

The Scholarship is open to University of Sydney employees in Professional or Academic leadership roles who meet the selection criteria for the program.

One scholarship is available and will cover full tuition fees for the standard duration of the Master of Business Administration program.

Please review the Conditions of Award for the University of Sydney Staff: Professional Leadership Development Scholarship (Master of Business Administration) pdf.


Apply Now


Applications close Sunday 6 November.

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UN Women National Committee Australia MBA Scholarship

Closing date: 13 Nov 2016

The UN Women National Committee Australia supports the work of UN Women by raising public awareness of gender and development issues. Through education women gain the knowledge to put in place policies, services and resources to fulfil the UN Women’s mission for gender equality and the empowerment of women.

To advance our shared commitment to women’s leadership and accelerating progress towards gender equality, the University of Sydney Business School and the National Committee for UN Women are pleased to offer the ‘UN Women National Committee Australia MBA Scholarship’.

Please review the Conditions of Award for the UN Women National Committee Australia MBA Scholarship (PDF)

Apply Now

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Master of Management Scholarships

Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarship

Closing date: 09 Jun 2016

The University of Sydney Business School is offering up to ten scholarships for local and international students undertaking one of the eligible single Masters postgraduate coursework programs offered in semester 2, 2016. The scholarships are awarded on merit to the most outstanding applicants against the following selection criteria of academic achievement, leadership capabilities, ambassadorial potential and motivation to succeed in business in a socially responsible way. The scholarships will cover 50% of the tuition fees for up to 16 units of study, pending normal degree duration.

Only candidates that are expected to commence study in one of the following degrees in semester 2, 2016 may apply for the Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarship.

  • Master of Commerce
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Professional Accounting
  • Master of Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations
  • Master of International Business
  • Master of Logistics Management
  • Master of Marketing
  • Master of Transport Management
  • Master of Management
  • Master of Management (CEMS)

For information download the Conditions of Award


Scholarship submissions for applicants with a Semester 2, 2016 admission to one of the eligible degrees listed above have closed.

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University of Sydney Staff: Professional Leadership Development Scholarship (Master of Management)

Closing date: 05 Jul 2016

The Scholarship is open to University of Sydney employees in a professional role who meet the selection criteria for the program.

Up to two scholarships are available and will cover full tuition fees for the standard duration of the Master of Management program.

Applicants are required to complete the online application form, submit a one-page statement of motivation, a curriculum vitae and a copy of their academic transcript. In addition, applicants should submit a further one-page statement addressing the scholarship selection criteria. Scholarship selection criteria include leadership potential, problem-solving acuity, ability to work in a diverse group and international orientation. This should be submitted via email in MS Word or PDF format, with the applicant's full name in the filename to lance.graham@sydney.edu.au.

All applications will be assessed by a scholarship assessment committee appointed by the Provost. This committee will shortlist a maximum of three applicants who will then be required to attend an interview with the Master of Management selection committee to confirm their eligibility for the program.

Applications are now open for semester 2, 2016 and close Tuesday 5th July.

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Master of Management Scholarship

Closing date: Ongoing

The scholarship was established in 2009 in conjunction with the introduction of the Master of Management. The Master of Management is designed specifically for high performing students who have recently finished an undergraduate degree and combines leading edge business and management content with high levels of corporate engagement.

The Master of Management is part of the CEMS Masters in International Management (CEMS MIM) program. CEMS is a strategic alliance of leading international business schools and multinational companies.

The scholarship covers half the tuition fees for the award courses, Master of Management or Master of Management (CEMS).

Up to four scholarships are available each year, two scholarship may be awarded each semester.

There is no separate application process for this scholarship. Instead, students will be short-listed for the scholarship through interviews conducted for entry to the degree and a recommendation will be made by the Admissions Committee to the Business School Executive Committee for final award.

For further information on the Master of Management coursework program please visit the Master of Management website.

To make an application for admission to the Master of Management go to the Master of Management How to Apply page.

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All Postgraduate Scholarships

BOSS Emerging Leaders MBA Scholarship

Closing date: 12 Sep 2016

We have partnered with Financial Review BOSS Magazine to celebrate the emergence of the next generation of corporate and community leaders. In 2016, we will search for the best young business talent with a prize package that includes a $60,000 Emerging Leaders MBA scholarship for one student to complete their degree.

Find out more and apply for the scholarship.

Applications are closed for 2016.

Business Dean's Scholarship for Academic Excellence

Closing date: Ongoing

Our postgraduate coursework programs have been tailored to create a competitive environment and enable students to perform at their best. Accordingly, the Business School has established a scholarship intended to promote student engagement and recognise exceptional academic performance by continuing postgraduate coursework students.

The Business School is pleased to offer the 'Business Dean's Scholarship for Academic Excellence'. Up to six scholarships will be awarded each semester to top ranking students based on their academic performance. No application is required.

The scholarship is valued at the cost of tuition fees over two standard units of study.

For more information on this competitive award, please read the information sheet

Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarship

Closing date: 09 Jun 2016

The University of Sydney Business School is offering up to ten scholarships for local and international students undertaking one of the eligible single Masters postgraduate coursework programs offered in semester 2, 2016. The scholarships are awarded on merit to the most outstanding applicants against the following selection criteria of academic achievement, leadership capabilities, ambassadorial potential and motivation to succeed in business in a socially responsible way. The scholarships will cover 50% of the tuition fees for up to 16 units of study, pending normal degree duration.

Only candidates that are expected to commence study in one of the following degrees in semester 2, 2016 may apply for the Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarship.

  • Master of Commerce
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Professional Accounting
  • Master of Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations
  • Master of International Business
  • Master of Logistics Management
  • Master of Marketing
  • Master of Transport Management
  • Master of Management
  • Master of Management (CEMS)

For information download the Conditions of Award


Scholarship submissions for applicants with a Semester 2, 2016 admission to one of the eligible degrees listed above have closed.

Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarship (Master of Business Administration)

Closing date: 09 Jun 2016

This exciting scholarship program offers financial assistance for half of the required tuition fees for up to twenty incoming Master’s students each year, that are enrolled in one of the eligible Business School Degrees, which includes the Master of Business Administration (MBA). This scholarship is intended to promote academic excellence in coursework Masters programs within the University of Sydney Business School. The scholarships will be awarded to outstanding applicants based on their academic achievement, leadership capabilities, ambassadorial potential and motivation to succeed in business in a socially responsible way.

For successful MBA applicants, the scholarships will cover 50% of the tuition fees for up to 12 units of study within the MBA.

CEMS Exchange Travel Scholarships

Closing date: Ongoing

The University of Sydney Business School is pleased to offer financial assistance to Master of Management (CEMS) students participating on exchange to a recognised CEMS Partner University.

The scholarships valued at $2000 will be offered to students participating on exchange for their first semester on exchange as part of the Master of Management (CEMS) degree. Up to 5 scholarships are available each year. Two scholarships will be offered in semester 1 and two scholarships will be offered in semester 2. Depending on the calibre of the eligible group, scholarship places may vary. An additional place may be offered at the Program Director's discretion.

No application is necessary. Students will be assessed automatically based on academic merit determined by their Weighted Average Mark in the first semester of their Master of Management (CEMS) degree.

For more details please download the Conditions of Award listed below.

CFA Program Partner Awareness Scholarships (CFA Institute & Discipline of Finance)

Closing date: Jun 2016

The Finance Discipline has ten CFA Awareness Scholarships available to be awarded each year. These scholarships reduce the enrolment and examination fee payable to the CFA. Students can take CFA examinations either in December, or in June, each year. Five scholarships will normally be awarded for the June examinations and five for the December examinations. The application dates for the scholarships differ depending on whether you are planning to take the June or December examinations.

Students taking the finance major in the BCom, or the finance specialisation in the MCom, may apply for the scholarships. In order to be eligible for the scholarship you must either already hold a bachelor degree, or be in the last year of your bachelor degree. You should also have a distinction average mark (75). However, in the event that the number of applicants is five or less for either exam we will consider applications down to an average mark of 70.

Details of the CFA scholarship scheme, an application form and the entrance requirements to the CFA program can be found on the CFA website. To obtain details of the scholarships look under the Programs heading on the CFA website.

Submission requirements and deadlines

The dates by which the CFA require scholarship applications to be submitted can be found on the CFA web-site. Usually this is early in the year for the June examinations and just after mid-year for the December examinations. The Finance Discipline has to select the successful applicants and the application forms have to be signed by the Finance Discipline’s CFA program Director before they are submitted to the CFA. You therefore need to submit your CFA scholarship application in person to the Finance Discipline Office no EARLIER than eight weeks before the closing date and no LATER than two weeks before the closing date.

When submitting your CFA application form to the Finance Discipline you should attach your academic transcript and a coversheet which contains the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Email address
  • Contact Telephone number
  • Student ID Number
  • Degree program
  • Expected completion date for your degree

Applications will be assessed on the basis of academic merit.

Dean's Scholarship for Remote and Rural Enterprise

Closing date: Ongoing

The University of Sydney Business School is pleased to offer support and some financial assistance for student participation in the Remote and Rural Enterprise (RARE) program.

The scholarship is open to local and international, postgraduate coursework students who have been selected for a place in The RARE Program. The scholarship recognizes candidates with sound academic performances in the Business School, who can also demonstrate an aptitude for cultural awareness, community development and sustainability and entrepreneurial capabilities.

For more information on the RARE program, visit the Remote and Rural Enterprise web page.

Endeavour Award Postgraduate Top-Up Scholarship

Closing date: Ongoing

The Business School's 'Endeavour Award Postgraduate Top-Up Scholarship' is intended to support international students committed to studying at the University of Sydney Business School and the internationalisation of the higher education sector.

The University of Sydney Business School is now offering 'The Endeavour Award Postgraduate Top-Up Scholarship' to international students who have recently been awarded an Australian Government 'Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship' and will be commencing a Masters level by coursework at the University of Sydney Business School.

This scholarship covers the balance of tuition fees owing after the Australian Government's Endeavour funding has been applied to the student's University tuition.

Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship Recipients will have the balance of their tuition fees covered by the University of Sydney Business School.

For more information on this award, please see the information sheet .

Global Executive MBA - Excellence in Leadership Scholarship

Closing date: 31 Jan 2016

The scholarship was established in 2009 in conjunction with the launch of the Global Executive MBA. The Global Executive MBA is an innovative degree designed specifically for experienced high performing managers to gain a strong competitive advantage in today's global marketplace.

The scholarship is valued at half the total degree tuition fees. One scholarship is available for award each year to the most outstanding candidate against the degree admission criteria.

No separate application is required for the scholarship as students are considered on their admission application for this award.

To apply please visit the Admission section of the Global Executive MBA site.

For more information, download the University of Sydney Business School Excellence in Leadership Scholarship Conditions of Award and Selection Criteria

Master of Management Scholarship

Closing date: Ongoing

The scholarship was established in 2009 in conjunction with the introduction of the Master of Management. The Master of Management is designed specifically for high performing students who have recently finished an undergraduate degree and combines leading edge business and management content with high levels of corporate engagement.

The Master of Management is part of the CEMS Masters in International Management (CEMS MIM) program. CEMS is a strategic alliance of leading international business schools and multinational companies.

The scholarship covers half the tuition fees for the award courses, Master of Management or Master of Management (CEMS).

Up to four scholarships are available each year, two scholarship may be awarded each semester.

There is no separate application process for this scholarship. Instead, students will be short-listed for the scholarship through interviews conducted for entry to the degree and a recommendation will be made by the Admissions Committee to the Business School Executive Committee for final award.

For further information on the Master of Management coursework program please visit the Master of Management website.

To make an application for admission to the Master of Management go to the Master of Management How to Apply page.

The Anstice MBA Scholarship for Community Leadership

Closing date: 17 Jan 2016

Opens Semester 1, 2018

Established from a generous donation from prominent alumnus, David Anstice, the scholarship titled ‘The Anstice MBA Scholarship for Community Leadership ’ is offering support to emerging business leaders from the Not-for-Profit sector, including charities and NGO’s operating in Australia or internationally. The scholarship will offer financial assistance to a total value of $70,000.

Preference will be given to those applicants currently working in the Not-for-Profit sector, especially charities. Criteria used in the selection include academic merit, career achievements and evidence of on-going commitment to the sector.

For more information on the Anstice MBA Scholarship please read the 'Conditions of Award' (PDF)

UN Women National Committee Australia MBA Scholarship

Closing date: 13 Nov 2016

The UN Women National Committee Australia supports the work of UN Women by raising public awareness of gender and development issues. Through education women gain the knowledge to put in place policies, services and resources to fulfil the UN Women’s mission for gender equality and the empowerment of women.

To advance our shared commitment to women’s leadership and accelerating progress towards gender equality, the University of Sydney Business School and the National Committee for UN Women are pleased to offer the ‘UN Women National Committee Australia MBA Scholarship’.

Please review the Conditions of Award for the UN Women National Committee Australia MBA Scholarship (PDF)

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University of Sydney Business School and Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness Scholarships - Postgraduate

Closing date: 2099

Awarded to elite Sydney University athletes enrolled in postgraduate studies with the University of Sydney Business School, these scholarships recognise the outstanding achievements, as well as the unique requirements of individuals pursuing excellence in their sport and tertiary studies concurrently.

Up to 10 scholarships will be offered by the University of Sydney Business School in conjunction with Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness in 2017. Alongside membership of the Elite Athlete Program, which provides elite and talented Sydney University athletes with a range of benefits and services to assist them with both balancing and excelling in their sport and tertiary studies; each of these joint scholarships provides financial assistance for the relief of tuition fees, up to a maximum of four units of study annually.

For more information, please contact the Elite Athlete Program at sportscholarships@sport.usyd.edu.au

University of Sydney Business School and The University Colleges Joint Indigenous Australian Scholarship

Closing date: 29 Jan 2017

The University of Sydney Business School in partnership with the Wesley College Foundation (WCF), St Andrew's College, the Women's College and Sancta Sophia College will award an Indigenous Australian Scholarship to support an Australian Indigenous student who is studying in the Business School.

The scholarship is open to new or continuing undergraduate, honours or postgraduate student enrolled OR enrolling in a University of Sydney Business School degree.

The scholarship is valued at $6,000 per annum for up to four years as a grant (pending normal degree duration) OR (covers residential college fees at St. Andrew’s College or Wesley College.)

The scholarship is awarded annually to two students of Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent and based on academic merit and potential to perform well in an area of Business.

Tenable for up to 4 years in full-time study pending degree duration (Honours year inclusive).

Applications open for this award in October 2016.

University of Sydney Business School Strategic Exchange Partner Scholarships 2016

Closing date: Ongoing

The University of Sydney Business School is offering up to 10 Strategic Exchange Partner Scholarships to students participating in the University of Sydney Winter Session Exchange Program in 2016.

The Strategic Exchange Partner Scholarships are offered to local and international, undergraduate and postgraduate students based on academic progression (Weighted Average Mark) in their currently enrolled Business School Coursework Program and  participating on an approved exchange to a Business School strategic destination.

In Winter Session 2016: Eligible strategic partners are listed for destinations in Asia.

Participating students are required to meet degree requirements for their undergraduate or postgraduate award course during their exchange study session and the usual regulations that apply to the exchange program.

The Strategic Exchange Partner Scholarships are valued at $2000 each. No application is required.

University of Sydney Business School Student Exchange Travel Scholarships 2016

Closing date: Ongoing

The University of Sydney Business School is offering up to 50 scholarships to students participating in the University of Sydney Exchange Program in 2016.

The Travel Scholarships are offered to local and international, undergraduate and postgraduate students enrolled with the University of Sydney Business School in one of the School's administered coursework programs and intending to study overseas through the University of Sydney exchange program.

Students should also be enrolled full-time and meeting degree requirements of their undergraduate or postgraduate award course during their exchange session. Students are required to meet the usual regulations that apply to the exchange program through the Exchange Unit, International Student Office.

The Student Exchange Travel Scholarships are valued at $2000 each. Up to 50 scholarships are available in 2016. Selection is based in academic merit (weighted average mark in coursework program). No application is required.

University of Sydney Staff: Professional Leadership Development Scholarship (Executive MBA)

Closing date: 06 Nov 2016

The Scholarship is open to University of Sydney employees in senior Professional or Academic leadership roles who meet the selection criteria for the program.

One scholarship is available and will cover all program tuition fees. Applicants must secure full release for attendance on all residential modules, and cover their own return airfares to and from each host city as well as residential costs (accommodation, meals and group transportation) as organised by the University.

All applications will initially be assessed by the Global Executive MBA selection committee. This committee will shortlist a maximum of three applicants who will then be required to attend an interview with the Global Executive MBA selection committee to confirm their eligibility for the program.

Those applicants deemed eligible for the program by the Global Executive MBA selection committee will be invited to be interviewed by the Provost’s Scholarship Selection Committee. This committee will determine the person to whom the scholarship will be offered.

Shortlisted applicants need to be available for an in-person 45 minute program eligibility interview to be conducted between Thursday 10 November and Friday 18 November, and a final interview with the Provost’s Scholarship Selection Committee on Tuesday 22 November between 1pm and 4pm.


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Applications close on Sunday 6 November.

University of Sydney Staff: Professional Leadership Development Scholarship (Master of Business Administration)

Closing date: 06 Nov 2016

The Professional Leadership Development Scholarship is a Business School funded initiative established to provide a professional development opportunity to administrative staff and to enhance the capability of the University to achieve its strategic purpose.

The Scholarship is open to University of Sydney employees in Professional or Academic leadership roles who meet the selection criteria for the program.

One scholarship is available and will cover full tuition fees for the standard duration of the Master of Business Administration program.

Please review the Conditions of Award for the University of Sydney Staff: Professional Leadership Development Scholarship (Master of Business Administration) pdf.


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Applications close Sunday 6 November.

University of Sydney Staff: Professional Leadership Development Scholarship (Master of Management)

Closing date: 05 Jul 2016

The Scholarship is open to University of Sydney employees in a professional role who meet the selection criteria for the program.

Up to two scholarships are available and will cover full tuition fees for the standard duration of the Master of Management program.

Applicants are required to complete the online application form, submit a one-page statement of motivation, a curriculum vitae and a copy of their academic transcript. In addition, applicants should submit a further one-page statement addressing the scholarship selection criteria. Scholarship selection criteria include leadership potential, problem-solving acuity, ability to work in a diverse group and international orientation. This should be submitted via email in MS Word or PDF format, with the applicant's full name in the filename to lance.graham@sydney.edu.au.

All applications will be assessed by a scholarship assessment committee appointed by the Provost. This committee will shortlist a maximum of three applicants who will then be required to attend an interview with the Master of Management selection committee to confirm their eligibility for the program.

Applications are now open for semester 2, 2016 and close Tuesday 5th July.

Westbrook and Jessie Anstice International Travel Scholarship

Closing date: 14 Jun 2016

The Westbrook and Jessie Anstice International Travel Scholarship was established in 2009 by a joint donation from alumnus David Anstice and the University of Sydney Business School.

The Scholarship is valued at $5,000 to assist with travel expenses to an overseas seminar or conference to encourage students to advance learning of their own initiative in the areas of international business, innovation or entrepreneurship.

The scholarship is open to international and local, undergraduate coursework, undergraduate honours and postgraduate coursework students enrolled in a full time coursework program with the University of Sydney Business School at the time of the seminar or conference participation.

Please find the scholarship application and conditions below.

Westbrook Scholarship Application and Conditions of Award

Applications are currently being accepted at Student Services, Level B2, Abercrombie Building H70.