2014 (Awarded in 2014)


Faculty of Health Sciences Student Leadership Award
Scholarships for school leavers

The University and Commonwealth offer a number of scholarships for school leavers.

Scholarships for undergraduate students

Dean’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Undergraduate Scholarship

This Scholarship will be awarded to 2 Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander undergraduate students who are commencing the Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech Pathology) or the Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) in the Faculty of Health Sciences. The scholarship will be awarded based on both academic achievement and a 1 page personal statement that describes leadership experience, future career goals and reason for choice of degree.

Eligibility: Applications are opened to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders only. Students must commence their studies in the next academic year.

Amount Awarded: The scholarship is valued at $6,000 in a one off payment.

Application Guide:
Scholarships and Prizes Officer
Faculty of Health Sciences
The University of Sydney
Cumberland Campus
PO Box 170
Lidcombe NSW 1825

Phone: +61 2 9351 9250

Applications are to be sent to the above email address.

Closing Date: 2 October 2014

University-wide opportunities for undergraduate students are offered by, or advertised through, the Scholarships and Prizes Office.

Scholarships for postgraduate students
Scholarships for Research
Rural and Remote Postgraduate Diagnostic Imaging Scholarships

The Australian Government, Department of Health & Ageing are providing scholarships for:

Grants are to be used as a contribution toward the cost of accessing postgraduate education. Only available to Australian citizens or permanent residents of Australia.

Scholarships for Indigenous students

The University of Sydney offers a number of scholarships for new and current Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.

External relevant information for Indigenous students:

Scholarships for clinical and work placements

A number of externally funded scholarship opportunities are available to health science students to support their clinical education or work experience:

Loans and Scholarships for FHS Aboard students

Ten scholarships of $2,000 are available to eligible FHS Abroad students (undergraduate and postgraduate) undertaking their placement in Vietnam in June/July 2014. Further, local students may be eligible to apply for a loan of $2,500 or $5,000 (to be added to your HECS debt).


Executive Support Officer - Prizes and Scholarships