Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Prizes

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Website: http://sydney.edu.au/arts/future_students/scholarships.shtml#/undergraduate

The Arts and Social Sciences prize list is currently being updated.

The Frank Stilwell Award in Political Economy

Background:

Established in 2013, The Frank Stilwell Award in Political Economy is awarded to the postgraduate research student in the Department of Political Economy at the University of Sydney judged to be the most meritorious.

Open to: To be considered eligible for this Prize, students must be enrolled full-time in the Department of Political Economy at the University of Sydney in one of the following degrees:
I. PhD,
II. Master of Philosophy, or
III. Master of Arts (Research).
 

Students who currently receive a Postgraduate Research Scholarship from the University of Sydney that provides a stipend allowance are not eligible for this prize.

 

Students must be able to demonstrate hardship.

Value and Duration: This value of the Prize will be determined by the Scholarships Award Committee, and will have a maximum amount of $5,000. This amount will be paid as a one off payment.
Open date: 1 March 2019
Close date: 31 March 2019
Further Infomation Flyer and Terms and Conditions

KU Children's Services Early Childhood Teaching Prize

  • Background:

    In 2018 the Sydney School of Education and Social Work partnered with KU Children’s Services and established a prize that would support the professional development of early childhood students and enhance their engagement with teaching in the prior-to-school sector.

    Open to:

    Applicants must have completed the unit of study EDEC3011 Professional Experience 3 with the following elements:

    1. Statement of Professional Philosophy,
    2. Assessment of Professional Practice report, and
    3. Professional Teaching Portfolio.
     

    Applicants who are developing professional practice and philosophy that aligns with the value of KU Children's Service, including but not limited to:

    1. Supporting high quality and inclusive play-based learning,
    2. Including children as capable and rights holders,
    3. Respectful and ethical relationships,
    4. Critical reflection and ongoing professional development, and
    5. Sustainability, diversity and inclusion.
    Value and Duration: This Prize has a value of $800 and will be paid as a one off payment
    Open date: 7 December 2018
    Application Form: APPLY NOW
    Close date: 11 January 2019
    Further Infomation Terms and Conditions

The European Studies Konrad Adenauer Prize

Background:

The European Studies Konrad Prize is awarded to students who have the best overall academic result in the Major, European Studies.

Open to:

To be considered eligible for this Prize, students must be enrolled full-time and have completed their second and/or third year units of study of the major, European Studies in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Sydney. 

Value and Duration: This Prize has a value of $250 and will be paid as a one-off payment in the form of bookshop vouchers.
Further Infomation: Terms and Conditions
Application Infomation: There is no separate application for this Prize. The Department Coordinator will nominate up to three students who are shortlisted for this Prize.

Ben Sandford Cullen Award (Archaeology)

Background:

The Ben Sandford Cullen Award (Archaeology) is to provide funds to enable post-graduate students whose research in Archaeology or Anthropology is theoretically innovative to be assisted with research, travel or publication expenses. 

 

The award was founded in 1996 by the colleagues, friends and family of Dr Ben Cullen, who suddenly and unexpectedly died aged 31, in 1995.

Open to:

To be considered eligible for this award, students must:
   I. be enrolled full-time in a Masters Research (including MPhil) or PhD within the Department of Archaeology at the University of Sydney, and 

 

   II. have completed in the three previous calendar years at least one of the following:
      i. a research article(s) in a refereed journal (s),
      ii. a refereed conference paper(s), or
      iii. book(s).

Value and Duration: This Award has a value of $500 and will be paid as a one off payment.
Further Infomation: Terms and Conditions
Opening Date: 5 December 2018
Application Form: APPLY NOW
Closing Date:   16 January 2019 at 11:59pm AEST