FACULTY OF ARTS & SOCIAL SCIENCES COURSEWORK SCHOLARSHIPS

Faculty Scholarships

Sydney School of Education and Social Work

School of Literature, Art and Media


Faculty Scholarships

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Postgraduate Coursework Start Up Scholarship

Background:

Established in 2017 and funded by the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (Faculty), this Scholarship assists commencing postgraduate masters by coursework students with the costs of returning to tertiary study within the Faculty.

Open to: Domestic students who have an unconditional offer of admission by the application closing date for any postgraduate masters by coursework program offered by Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Sydney, for the relevant commencing semester, as stated in the Scholarship advertisement.
  Students who have commenced their postgraduate coursework studies within the Faculty are not eligible.
  Students with an unconditional offer to study part-time are eligible, providing they enrol in minimum of 12 credit points of study in their first semester of study.
Value: $5,000
Duration:  One-off payment
Open Date:  No application required.
Close Date: No application required, however eligible students must have received an unconditional offer of admission into a masters by coursework program offered by the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences by 9 July 2017, to be considered for the Scholarship. 
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Graduate School of Government Australia - Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) Development Scholarship

Background:

This scholarship was established to fund one student per year to attend the annual forum (the Australian-ASEAN Dialogue) on Australia's relations with ASEAN.

Open to: The scholarship may be awarded to students of the Graduate Diploma in Public Administration and the Master of Public Administration.
  Students enrolled in the Graduate Certificate in Public Administration can apply once they have applied to upgrade to the Graduate Diploma.
Value: The scholarship will cover attendance at the Dialogue which is expected to be held in Sydney and Singapore in alternate years.
Duration:  One-off payment
Open Date:  TBD
Close Date: TBD


Sydney School of Education and Social Work

Marion Macaulay Bequest Masters of Teaching Scholarships

Miss Marion Macaulay by her will bequeathed her estate to the University of Sydney 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 and was closely associated with women's and educational professional associations. The bequest was established in 1995.

Applicants will be assessed on their entry scores to the Masters of Teaching degree and other measures of merit, including a personal statement.

For: Students who will enrol in Masters of Teaching in the Faculty of Education & Social Work who intend to commence their internship in the current academic year.
Value: $6,000.
How long: One semester.

Applications for 2016 have closed

Elizabeth Brennan Scholarship for Master of Teaching (Early Childhood)

Background:

Was established to support applicants who have high quality academic credentials and proven leadership skills.

Open to: Students undertaking studies in Early Childhood
  Students enrolled in the Master of Teaching in Early Childhood Education
Value: $16,000 per year
Duration:  Tenable for 2 semesters
Open Date:  January
Close Date:  March


School of Literature, Art and Media

Janet O'Connor Postgraduate Scholarship

Background:

To outstanding female students undertaking a Master of English Studies or a Master of Creative Writing.

Open to: Candidates must be female and have accepted an offer to commence the Master of English Studies or Master of Creative Writing.
  Students transferring from a Graduate Diploma in English Studies or Creative Writing are not eligible for this award.
  Recipients cannot be in receipt of an equivalent award or scholarship.
Value: $15,000
Duration:  Tenable for 3 semesters
Open Date:  No application required
Conditions:  Read more

Kenneth Reed Postgraduate Research Scholarship in English

Background:

The Kenneth Reed Postgraduate Research Scholarship promotes and encourages postgraduate research in English Literature.

Open to: Open to candidates who have accepted an offer to commence a full-time research doctorate degree (PhD) in English at the University of Sydney. The Department of English may approve a part-time scholarship where an applicant is able to demonstrate significant caring responsibilities, a medical condition or a disability which limits student’s capacity to undertake full-time study.
  Candidates must not be receiving an equivalent award, scholarship or salary providing a benefit greater than 75% of the scholarship stipend rate. (Salary for work unrelated to the student’s research is not subject to this limit).
  Scholarships will not be awarded to applicants who have completed a degree at the same, or higher level as the proposed candidature.
Value: $24,000 poer year
Duration:  Tenable for up to 3 years
Open Date:  No application required
Conditions:  Read more