Rhodes Scholarships NSW Information Session

Tuesday 27 June 2017
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Join us for the NSW information session to learn more about this prestigious scholarship and hear from Dr Eric Knight, Senior Lecturer, Business School, University of Sydney, who will present on his experiences as a Rhodes Scholar.

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Commonwealth Scholarships - NOW OPEN

The Rotary Club of Sydney Soukup Memorial Scholarship - NOW OPEN

Lendlease Bradfield Urbanisation Scholarship

The Lendlease Bradfield Urbanisation Scholarship recognises and honours the work of John Bradfield. It aims to encourage academic excellence and creativity in first and second year undergraduate students in studies related to urbanism.

This scholarship is open to first and second year undergraduate students, i.e. applicants must have finished their HSC (or equivalent) in 2015 / 2016.
Applicants can be either Australian citizens, Permanent Residents or International Students enrolled at the University of Sydney.
At the time of application, students must be undertaking first year or second year undergraduate degree studies with a Weighted Average Mark at or above distinction (75%) level.
Students must be studying disciplines related to urbanism including, without limitation, urban development, urban planning, urban design, project finance, project/facilities management or engineering AND be enrolled in an undergraduate degree in one of the following faculties in 2017:

  • Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  • University of Sydney Business School
  • Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning
  • Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies

Selection Criteria:
The applicant must submit an application online and provide a summary (up to 1000 words) based on a topic.

If short-listed, applicants must:

Present their idea within 3 minutes (using a prop, diorama, PowerPoint, or short video) to a selection panel including the University’s Vice-Chancellor, Faculty and Bradfield group representatives (including CEO of Lendlease)
Agree to share any video content on social media
Attend the award event on 26 October 2016
Become an ambassador for the Lendlease Bradfield Urbanisation Scholarship.

The scholarship will be awarded at $10,000 per annum and will be tenable for the duration of the student's degree.

How to Apply:
An application form will be made available here when applications open.

The Defence University Sponsorship

The Defence University Sponsorship is the perfect way to make university life more manageable and provides you with the opportunity to make a difference in your degree. The sponsorship is available to undergraduate or graduate students studying an accredited degree at any recognised university in Australia. As a sponsored student you will receive a salary to study, your HELP and student fees covered from when sponsorship starts and many other benefits. For more information please visit the Defence University Sponsorship website.

Lebanese International Finance Executives Scholarship

Lebanese International Finance Executives (LIFE) is a non-for profit membership organisation providing a platform to channel the influence of Lebanese Finance Executives worldwide in order to establish stronger bonds, nurture the next generation and promote Lebanon.

The LIFE scholarship provides support to talented Lebanese students – or those of Lebanese descent – with financial needs, to pursue their academic aspirations in the field of finance. It is a unique combination of financial support and mentorship opportunity by a LIFE Senior Member who will provide guidance and advice to the scholars on their professional objectives.

To apply, please go on the LIFE website.

2017-2018 Nicolas Baudin Travel Grant

The Embassy of France has opened applications for the 2017-2018 Nicolas Baudin Travel Grant. The Nicolas Baudin Travel Grant is designed to encourage students to undertake study, research or professional development in France.

For more information please visit the Nicolas Baudin Grants page or email

To apply for the grant please visit the Embassy's Grants and Opportunities page.

Schwarzman Scholars

The Schwarzman Scholars program gives the world’s best and brightest students the opportunity to develop their leadership skills and professional networks through a one-year Master’s Degree at Tsinghua University in Beijing.

Interested candidates will participate in a rigorous and thorough selection process, designed to identify the most promising young leaders from around the world. The process includes an online application and credentials evaluation as well as in-person regional interviews. Those selected will have demonstrated their potential to not only benefit from but also contribute to the Schwarzman Scholars program.

For more information and to apply for the program please visit

St John Ambulance Australia Research Scholarships

In support of first aid-related research in Australia, St John is pleased to offer funding of up to $16,000 for relevant research projects. This funding is available for University Honours students commencing their research in 2017.

For more information on this scholarship please see the below documents: