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Applications now open for postgraduate scholarships


4 April 2016

The Faculty of Education and Social offers a number of scholarships for future and current Master of Teaching and Master of Social Work students
The Faculty of Education and Social offers a number of scholarships for future and current Master of Teaching and Master of Social Work students

Apply now for the Faculty of Education and Social Work's Postgraduate Scholarships Program.

Applications are open for candidates enrolled in the Master of Teaching or Master of Social Work, where applicable.

SDN Children's Services Aunts Fry Scholarship

Offered to preservice students who have shown particular courage, compassion and concern for children in need or with disabilities.

Value: $2,000 for one year only

Eligibility: Scholarship applicants must have completed a minimum of Year 1 of one of the following programs:

  • Master of Teaching (Early Childhood)
  • Master of Social Work (Qualifying)
  • Bachelor of Social Work
  • Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Social Work

Further information + Application form

Marion Macaulay Bequest Master of Teaching Scholarships

Marion Macaulay bequeathed her estate to the University to be applied for the purposes of the University in the area of humanities. Miss Macaulay was a graduate of the University in both arts and education and spent many years in the teaching profession. She was closely associated with women's and education-profession associations.

Value: $6,000 for one semester only

Eligibility: Applicants must be intending to enrol in the Master of Teaching

Apply online

Applications are OPEN until 30 April 2016 for scholarships that take affect in 2016.

NSW Teachers Guild MTeach Internship Scholarship

This is an annual scholarship donated by the NSW Teachers Guild.

Value: $1,000

Eligibility: The successful applicant will have shown evidence, through coursework and other achievements, of a number of attributes including a professional approach and commitment to a career in teaching and the potential to make a significant contribution to the profession.

Further information and applications

Applications are OPEN until 29 April 2016 for scholarships that take affect in 2016.

Elizabeth Brennan Scholarship for the MTeach (Early Childhood)

This scholarship was established in 2013 through a generous donation by The Brennan Family Foundation.

Value: $8,000 for each of the two years of the recipient's studies.

Eligibility: The scholarship is open to students undertaking the Master of Teaching (Early Childhood Education).

Further information and applications

Applications are OPEN until 29 April 2016 for scholarships that take affect in 2016.

Master of Teaching Scholarships in mathematics and physics

Value: $6,000 a year for two years

Eligibility: These scholarships are available for University of Sydney science graduates (a Bachelor of Science or related degree) who have an exceptional academic record and enrol to qualify to teach either secondary mathematics (single or double method), or science.

Further information and applications

Applications are OPEN until 29 April 2016 for scholarships that take affect in 2016.