FACULTY OF SCIENCE UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS

Faculty Scholarships

Honours Scholarships

School of Chemistry

School of Life and Environmental Sciences

School of Mathematics and Statistics

School of Physics

Sydney School of Veterinary Sciences


Faculty Scholarships

Dean’s Entry Scholarship

Background:

Established in 2010, this Scholarship provides financial support for commencing undergraduate students in the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney.

Open to:

Applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents who:

  • Will enrol full-time in an undergraduate, combined or double degree in the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney, and
  • Have completed the NSW Higher School Certificate (HSC) or equivalent interstate / international qualification in the year of application.
  Applicants must have applied for the Sydney Scholars Award and achieved an ATAR or equivalent of at least 95.00.
  The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit, personal attributes such as leadership, creativity and self-motivation, as well as involvement in science-related activities during high school.
Value: The Scholarship is valued at $5,000 and is tenable for one year only.
How to Apply:  Applicants applying for the Sydney Scholars program will be considered automatically. A separate application for this scholarship is not required.
Conditions:  Read more

Sir Lionel Hooke Scholarship

Background:

Established in 2012 by a gift from Mr John Hooke in memory of his father Sir Lionel Hooke, this Scholarship provides financial support for commencing undergraduate students in the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney.

Open to:

Applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents who:

  • Will enrol full-time in an undergraduate, combined or double degree in the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney, and
  • Have completed the NSW Higher School Certificate (HSC) or equivalent interstate / international qualification in the year of application.
  Applicants must have applied for the Sydney Scholars Award and achieved an ATAR or equivalent of at least 95.00.
  The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit, personal attributes such as leadership, creativity and self-motivation, as well as involvement in science-related activities during high school.
Value: The Scholarship is valued at $5,000 and is tenable for one year only.
How to Apply:  Applicants applying for the Sydney Scholars program will be considered automatically. A separate application for this scholarship is not required.
Conditions:  Read more

William McIIrath Rural Scholarship

Background:

The William McIlrath Rural Scholarship is established to encourage and assist rural students from NSW to undertake a full-time undergraduate program in the Faculty of Science or the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology.

Open to: Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of Australia
  Open to commencing students from remote or very remote areas of New South Wales. These students are identified by the residential postcode or address used within the Australian Standard Geographical Classification - Remoteness Area classification system (or the successor or replacement of that program).
  Applicants must not have previously completed requirements for an undergraduate degree course or higher degree.
  The scholarship must be taken up in the year for which the offer is made. No deferment of the scholarship is allowed.
Value: $8,000
Duration:  Tenable for the duration of the degree (not including honours)
Open Date:  APPLY NOW
Close Date:  4 June
Conditions:  Read more

Horner Exhibition

Background:

Founded in 1889 by a bequest of £200 from Francis Horner, MA. Awarded for proficiency in mathematics at the matriculation examination. It cannot be held with two other scholarships in the University. One scholarship will be awarded each year.

Open to:

Awarded automatically after enrolment for proficiency in Mathematics at the HSC, to candidates in the faculties of Science, Arts or Engineering. Must enrol in 12 credit points of Junior Mathematics.

Value: $500
Duration: Tenable for 1 year
Open Date: No application required.
Conditions: Read more

Plumian Scholarship

Background: Established in 1953 by a bequest from Reverend Henry Plume, this Scholarship is awarded for proficiency in the Higher School Certificate (or equivalent) to a student enrolled in Biology, Geology or Geography in the Faculty of Science.
Open to:
  • Candidates must be enrolled in at least 6 credit points of Biology, Geology or Geography units of study in each semester of their first year of study in an undergraduate degree at the Faculty of Science.
  • Students must have completed their secondary studies in the previous year. Students who have deferred or taken a gap year are not eligible.
  The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Preference will be given to candidates from Barker College, Hornsby.
Value: The Scholarship is valued at $1,000 for one year only.
Open Date: Eligible candidates will be considered automatically. Application is not required.
Conditions: Read more

Liversidge Scholarships

Background: Founded in 1928 by a bequest from Emeritus Professor Liversidge, who occupied the Chair of Chemistry from 1874 to 1907, of £2,000 to form a scholarship fund for proficiency in Chemistry.  This scholarship was established to support the highest achieving candidates in HSC Chemistry.
Open to: Awarded automatically to the Chemistry student who, in the immediately preceding year, achieved the highest number of marks in HSC Chemistry.
Value: $1,000 
Duration: Tenable for 3 years.
Open Date: No application required.
Conditions: Read more

AJ Shearsby Prize

Background: Founded in 1958 by a gift of £214 in honour of Mr A.J. Shearsby of Yass, the scholarship is awarded annually to a commencing student who studies geology in their first year and has gained the best result in Earth and Environmental Science at the New South Wales HSC examination (or equivalent IB, interstate or international equivalent) in the previous year.
Open to: Students who are enrolled in any junior geology units in their first year will be considered for the award.
  Students who have requested a one year deferral of entry will also be eligible for consideration when commencing.
Value: $100
Duration: Tenable for 1 (one) year only
Open Date: No application is required. 
Conditions:  Read more

Farrand Scholarship

Background: In 1995, the Senate established the Farrand Science Scholarships, valued at $2,500 each and tenable for one year, to be awarded to candidates enrolled for the degree of Bachelor of Science who have not undertaken previous tertiary study.
Open to:

Up to eleven scholarships shall be awarded under the following conditions: 

  Scholarships shall be awarded to students who are permanent residents or citizens of Australia and who are enrolled full-time in the first year of the BSc degree (not including combined degrees); 
  Scholarships shall be awarded to students who have completed their high school studies in the previous year (although students who have requested a one year deferral of entry will also be eligible for consideration when commencing);
  Scholarships shall be awarded on the basis of merit to students who have demonstrated special academic talents; 
  Scholarships must be accepted in the year of the award; and 
  Scholarships may be held concurrently with other scholarships, other than the University of Sydney Science Scholarship. 
  May not be held with the Science Scholarship. 
Value: $2,500 per annum, tenable for 1 year
Open Date: January
Close Date: January
Conditions:  Read more

University of Sydney Science Alumni Entry Scholarships

Background: Established in 1997, this Scholarship provides financial support to commencing undergraduate students in the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney.
Open to:

Applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents who:

  • Will enrol full-time in an undergraduate, combined or double degree in the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney, and
  • Have completed the NSW Higher School Certificate (HSC) or equivalent interstate / international qualification in the year of application.
  Applicants must have applied for the Sydney Scholars Award and achieved an ATAR or equivalent of at least 95.00.
  The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit, potential for future academic success, leadership potential and personal qualities.
Value: The Scholarship is valued at $3,000 per annum and is tenable for one year only.
How to Apply: Applicants applying for the Sydney Scholars program will be considered automatically. A separate application for this scholarship is not required.
Conditions:  Read more

James Strong – Rip Curl Undergraduate Scholarship

Background: Established in 2015, this Scholarship has been generously donated by the Rip Curl Group in memory and legacy of renowned businessman James Strong. The Scholarship provides financial support and enable students to focus on their studies in an undergraduate degree at the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney.
Open to: Applicants must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident who:
  • Will enrol full-time in an undergraduate degree in the Faculty of Science, and
  • Have completed the NSW Higher School Certificate (HSC) or equivalent interstate / international qualification in the year of application, and
  • Have achieved an ATAR or equivalent of at least 90.00.
The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and outstanding ability in sport. Preference will be given to applicants who have competed in sports at the state, national or international level.
Value: The Scholarship is valued at $6,000 per annum and is tenable for a maximum of 3 years.
Open Date: Apply Now
Close Date: 31 January 2018
Conditions:  Read more

ATSI Combined Science/Medicine Scholarship

Background: Established in 2010 by the Faculty of Science and the Sydney Medical School.
Open to:

The scholarship shall be awarded to Australian citizens who: 

  have been made and accepted an offer of admission into one of the following degree courses: the Bachelor of Science (Advanced) / Doctor of Medicine; or the Bachelor of Medical Science / Doctor of Medicine on the basis of secondary results in the NSW Higher School Certificate examination or equivalent interstate or International Baccalaureate (IB) qualification;
  were made this offer of admission through the Cadigal Entry Program as a person of Aboriginal of Torres Strait Islander origin; 
  have enrolled into and completed their first year of study in their course, this being no less than 48 credit points and no more than 60 credit points;
  have achieved an annual average mark (AAM) of at least 70 over all subjects attempted in their first year of study; and
  are proceeding on to their second year of study in their course.  
 Value: $6,000 per annum, tenable for the normal minimum duration of the double degree
 Open Date: TBD 
 Close Date: TBD 

The Tibra Capital Work Integrated Learning Scholarship in Mathematics

Background:

The Tibra Capital Work Integrated Learning Scholarship in Mathematics was established in 2017 for the purposes of encouraging enthusiastic and dedicated Science students at the University of Sydney to undertake work-integrated learning as part of their degree and providing them with financial support for their academic study. 

Tibra Capital is a quantitative research and investment group focused on utilising its shareholders capital across a broad range of investment strategies. Tibra specialises in equities trading, arbitrage, market making, and algorithmic trading. Locally founded in Austinmer in 2006, Tibra has grown to be a global firm with an excess of 100 employees with offices in Wollongong, Sydney, London, Hong Kong and Dubai. Tibra’s investment philosophy focuses on a scientific approach using a range of systemic and diversified trading strategies.  

As a global equity derivatives market leader, Tibra strongly encourages students with a solid passion for Applied Mathematics to apply for their Work Integrated Learning Scholarship to learn from the best within the competitive, yet highly rewarding industry.

Open to:

Australian Citizens or Australian Permanent Residents who are enrolled full-time in an undergraduate course within in the Faculty of Science and undertaking a major in Mathematics, Statistics and/or Financial Mathematics and Statistics. 

Who also achieved a minimum ATAR of 90.00 in the NSW Higher School Certificate (HSC) or equivalent. 

Applicants must have completed at least 96 credit points of study in their undergraduate course within the Faculty of Science by the time they commence the work integrated learning experience with Tibra Capital and have achieved a WAM of at least 75 during their undergraduate studies. 

Applicants must be eligible to enrol in the unit of study WILS2001 and be able to undertake the 10 week placement during the relevant summer period at Tibra Capital. 

  The Scholarship will be awardeed on the basis of academic merit, cover letter and curriculum vitae and a personal statement which outlines how the Scholarhsip will assist the applicant with their studies and career aspirations.
  Shortlisted applicants will need to attend an interview. 
 

The Scholarship will be awarded by a selection committee consisting of the Head of School of Mathematics and Statistics, or their nominee, and one other academic member of staff from the Faculty of Science and a representative(s) from Tibra Capital. The Head of School will act as the Selection Committee Chair and the final decision on selection rests with the University of Sydney after taking into consideration the feedback from Tibra Capital.

Value: $15,000.00 in total
Duration:  Tenable for the duration of the 10 week placement
Open Date:  Closed for 2017. Next open early September 2017 (tbc)
Close Date:  Mid September 2018 at 11:59pm (tbc)
Conditions:   
To Apply: Currently closed for application

Faculty of Science Olympiad Scholarship

Background:

Established in 2004, this Scholarship recognises the exceptional talent of applicants who have represented Australia and medalled at an International Science Olympiad. 

The Scholarship encourages recipients to continue to pursue their passion for science in an undergraduate degree within the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney.

 

Australian Citizens or Australian Permanent Residents.

Applicants must be a medallist in an International Science Olympiad in one or more of the following areas: 

  • Biology,
  • Chemistry,
  • Earth Science,
  • Geography,
  • Informatics,
  • Mathematics, or
  • Physics.

Applicants must have achieved an ATAR of 95.00 or above in the year of application for this Scholarship and commencing a:

  • Bachelor degree within the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney,
  • Bachelor combined degree in which one component of the degree is within the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney, or
  • Bachelor double degree in which one component of the degree is within the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney. 
 

The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit.

Value: $5,000 per annum 
Duration:  One year only
Open Date:  Currently open
Close Date: 

14 December 2017 at 11:59pm

Conditions:  Terms and Conditions
To Apply: Apply Now

Science Top of the State Scholarship

 

Background:

Established in 2017 by the Faculty of Science, this Scholarship recognises the exceptional talent of applicants who are the top achiever in a science subject in the NSW Higher School Certificate (HSC). The Scholarship encourages recipients to continue to pursue their passion for science in an undergraduate degree within the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney.

Open to:

Commencing students who are first place achiever in one or more of the following NSW HSC subjects: Agriculture, Biology, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Science, Geography, Mathematics, Mathematics Extension 1, Mathematics Extension 2 and Physics.

Recipients must also have achieved an ATAR of 95.00 or above in the year of application for this Scholarship, must not have previously undertaken tertiary studies, and must be commencing full-time studies in one of the following degrees:

  • Bachelor degree within the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney, or
  • Bachelor combined degree in which one component of the degree is within the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney, or
  • Bachelor double degree in which one component of the degree is within the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney. 
Value: $5,000 per annum.
Duration:  One year only.

To Apply:

No application required. Awarded based on HSC results and enrolment in relevant degree/subjects.

Open Date: 

Assessed on 14 December 2017.

Close Date:  Not applicable.
Conditions:  Terms and Conditions

Honours Scholarships

James S Ashton Memorial Scholarship

Background: Established in 1995 by donations through the initiative of Professor Fred and Claire Hilmer with the assistance of Susan and James W Ashton in memory of their son James S Ashton (BScAgr 1993), to encourage and assist outstanding undergraduate students in Agriculture.
Open to:

The student will show potential for making a significant contribution to the application of science and technology to the animal industries.

  (A) Briefly describe your background and relationship to the animal industries and related areas. Include references to appropriate academic achievement and professional experience activities. 
  (B) Briefly describe your career aspirations. 
  (C) Any other information that would indicate your level of interpersonal and communication skills, self-motivation and initiative, integrity of character and diligence, regard for fellow students and interest and involvement in competitive sports. 
Value: $3,000 per annum
Open Date: March
Close Date: March
Conditions:  Read more

John Coutts Scholarship

Background: The Coutts Scholarships were established in 1905, by a gift of 2700 pounds from Mrs Jane Coutts, widow of John Coutts. The deed of gift provides for the establishment of scholarships in two faculties, to be called respectively the James Coutts Scholarship and the John Coutts Scholarship, in memory of the donor's sons who were graduates of the University. One scholarship will be awarded each year. The John Coutts scholarship was established to support top students in the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney.
Open to: Open to students in their third and final year of the Bachelor of Science three-year degree and moving on to fourth year honours or postgraduate study within the Faculty of Science; or
  Students in their fourth and final year of the Bachelor of Science (Honours) four-year degree and moving on to postgraduate study within the Faculty of Science.
  Students in combined or double degrees are ineligible.
Value: $2,750
Duration: Tenable for 1 year
Open Date: No application required
Conditions: Read more

Norman Scott Noble Scholarship

Background: The Norman Scott Noble fund was established in the mid 1980s, funded by Ms Mable Noble to memorialise her husband, Norman Scott Noble. This scholarship was originally established to fund postgraduate coursework students. In 2015 the Norman Scott Noble Honours Scholarship was created to award academic excellence in agriculture. The scholarship is open to all students undertaking a 4th year of study (honours program) in agriculture.
Open to: To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must:
  be enrolling in an honours program in agriculture at the University of Sydney 
  be undertaking an honours program as an additional year to a three-year bachelor degree or as part of a four year bachelor degree. 
Value: $4,000 per annum
Open Date: January
Close Date: January 
Conditions: Read more

Faculty of Science Honours Relocation Scholarships

Background: This scholarship was established to cover costs incurred in moving from interstate for students enrolling in an Honours degree in the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney.  The scholarship is established by the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney to facilitate students from interstate (or from rural or remote New South Wales) enrolling in an Honours degree with the Faculty.
Open to: Open to both domestic and international candidates.
  Candidates must be new commencing Honours students enrolling full-time in one of the Schools in the Faculty of Science.
  Have completed their undergraduate degrees at an international university; or at an Australian university in a state or territory other than New South Wales; or at an Australian university in rural or remote New South Wales.
  For the purposes of this scholarship, rural or remote New South Wales includes the Rural, Remote and Metropolitan (RRMA) Classification rural and remote zones. It excludes the metropolitan zones of Sydney, Newcastle and Wollongong. 
Value: $6,000
Duration: Tenable for one year only
Open Date: No application required
Conditions: Read more

Yim Family Foundation Scholarship

Background:

The Yim Family Foundation Scholarship provides financial support for students undertaking studies in the areas of Physics, Chemistry, Biochemistry and/or Molecular Biology in the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney. 

Open to: Students must be commencing Honours candidates in the areas of Physics, Chemistry, Biochemistry or Microbiology within the Faculty of Science.
  Students must be enrolled full-time.
  Students may be domestic or international.
Value: $25,000
Duration:  Tenable for 1 year
Open Date:  July
Close Date:  July
Conditions:   Read more

Westmead Honours Scholarship (NSW and ACT)

Background:

The Scholarship is offered to encourage students from NSW and the ACT to enrol in an undergraduate Honours program at Westmead within a degree administered by the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney.

Open to: Open to new commencing full-time students at the University of Sydney
  Open to both domestic and international students.
  Must not have completed their undergraduate degree at the University of Sydney. 
  Ordinary residence in NSW or ACT
  Have applied for admission into an undergraduate Honours program at Westmead within a degree administered by the Faculty of Science.
  Must have a minimum SCIWAM of 70.00.
Value: $5,000
Duration:  Tenable for 1 year
Open Date:  January
Close Date:  January
Conditions:  Read more 

Westmead Honours Scholarship (Interstate)

Background:

The Scholarship is offered to encourage students from interstate or international locations to enrol in an undergraduate Honours program at Westmead within a degree administered by the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney.

Open to: Open to new commencing full-time students at the University of Sydney.
  Open to both domestic and international students.
  Must not have completed their undergraduate degree at the University of Sydney.
  Must not have ordinary residence in NSW or ACT.
  Have applied for admission into an undergraduate Honours program at Westmead within a degree administered by the Faculty of Science.
  Must have a minimum SCIWAM of 70.00.
Value: $10,000
Duration:  Tenable for 1 year
Open Date:  January
Close Date:  January
Conditions:  Read more 

Brian G Davey Memorial Honours Scholarship in Soil Science

Background: The Brian G Davey Memorial Honours Scholarship in Soil Science is awarded to the most proficient student undertaking honours in soil science or specialising in soil science. The fund was established in 1989 in memory of Dr Brian G Davey, a senior lecturer in soil science in the Faculty of Agriculture and Environment. From 1989 to 2014 the fund was awarded as an annual prize to a student who achieved the greatest proficiency in second-year soil science units. In 2015, the Brian G Davey Memorial Honours Scholarship was established to replace the prize award.
Open to:

Be enrolling in one of:

  the 4th year Soil Science Specialisation in the BScAgr
  the Soil Science Honours program of the BSc or 
  the BEnvSys Honours program where they complete a research project in Soil Science, at the University of Sydney
Value: $4,000 per annum, tenable for 1 year
Open Date: January
Close Date: January
Conditions: Read more

Norman Matheson Student Support Award

Background: Norman Matheson Student Support Award supports students undertaking an honours program. It also provides fund to assist with the costs of undertaking fieldwork and other research activities in rural sites. It is funded by the Megazyme donation, received to establish a fund in honour of Professor Norman Matheson. Professor Matheson was a graduate of the University, and, from 1964 until his retirement, was an academic in agricultural chemistry at the University of Sydney. This scholarship provides a $4000 award to students, and $1000 toward operating costs, primarily travel and accommodation.
Open to: To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must:
  be enrolling in an honours program in agriculture at the University of Sydney 
  be undertaking an honours program as an additional year to a three-year bachelor degree or as part of a four year bachelor degree.
Value: $4,000 per annum, and $1000 toward operating costs, primarily travel and accommodation, tenable for 1 year.
Open Date:   Janaury
Close Date: January
Conditions:  Read more

School of Chemistry

Agnes Campbell Honours Prizes

Background:

The Agnes Campbell science scholarships have been established to provide a prize(s) in the honours and other postgraduate years for excellence in Organic Chemistry.

Open to: Open to students in the Honours Year (Agnes Campbell Honours Prize).
  Open to students during a Masters or PhD candidature (Agnes Campbell Postgraduate Prize).
Value: To be determined by the Organic Chemistry Committee
Duration:  One-off
Open Date:  March
Close Date:  24 April
Conditions:  Read more

Rowe Scientific Chemistry Scholarship

Background:

The Rowe Scientific Chemistry Scholarship is generously donated by Rowe Scientific with the view to assist students achieve their educational aspirations in Chemistry at the University of Sydney.

The Rowe Scientific Chemistry Scholarship will provide financial support for high-achieving third year undergraduate students majoring in Chemistry.

Open to: Applicants must be Australian Citizens, Australian Permanent Residents or New Zealand Citizens.
  Enrolled full-time (24 credit points per semester) in their third year of an undergraduate course at the University of Sydney and majoring in chemistry.
 

Applicants must have also completed the following core chemistry units of study to be eligible:

i. 12 credit points of 1000-level Chemistry units of study and;   

ii.12 credit points of core 2000-level Chemistry units of study comprising (CHEM2401, CHEM2911 or CHEM2915) and (CHEM2402, CHEM2912 or CHEM2916).

Value: $5,000
Duration:  Tenable for one year.
Open Date:  APPLY NOW
Close Date:  4 August
Conditions:  Read more

Walter Moore Honours Scholarships

Background: The School of Chemistry will each year award up to three Walter J Moore Honours Scholarships valued at $1200 each.
Open to: Applicants who already hold a scholarship of equal or higher value at The University of Sydney during their Honours candidature are not eligible.
  Part-time students are eligible for this award, but when awarded to a part-time student, the scholarship will be paid over two years subject to the recipient's continuing enrolment in the nominated Honours program. 
Value: $1,200
Open Date: December
Close Date: December
Conditions:  Read more

School of Life and Evironmental Sciences

ARC Center of Excellence for Translational Photosynthesis

Background: An established Scholarship ($5,000 per annum) for Honours Year students will be offered by the ARC Centre of Excellence for Translational Photosynthesis at the University of Sydney. The number of Scholarships available will be determined annually by the Node leader of the University of Sydney Node of the ARC Center of Excellence for Translational Photosynthesis.
Open to: The Scholarship shall be available for award to students who:
  1) have been successful in gaining entry into the Honours year of an undergraduate program offered by the Faculty of Science; 
  2) Have a willing and suitable supervisors from ARC Centre of Excellence for Translational Photosynthesis.
  3) The student shall enroll and remain enrolled on the full-time basis at the University of Sydney in either the Honours Years of a program of study leading to the award of the degree of Bachelor with Honours, or in the final year of a program of study leading to the award of the degree of Bachelor with Honours where the Honours component is an integral part of the final year. 
Value: $5,000
Open Date: November 
Close Date: November 
Conditions:  Read more

School of Mathematics and Statistics

Mrs Elva Rae Talented Mathematics Student Award

Background: This scholarship was established in 2014 with a gift from Peter Rae, son of Mrs Elva Mary Rae (nee Check), to encourage and support talented female mathematics students to reach their full potential in mathematics. 
Open to: Open to full-time female students registered in the Talented Student Program in the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney.
  Candidates must have completed at least one semester of university study and will not have satisfied the conditions for the award of the BSc, BSc(Advanced) or BSc(Advanced Mathematics) at the time of application. 
Value: Up to $1,500 and may vary from year to year.
Duration: Tenable for 1 (one) year only.
Open Date: February
Close Date: July
Conditions: Read more

School of Physics

The Malcolm Turki Memorial Scholarship

Background:

Established in 2011 by the School of Physics from donations by the Physics Alumni and friends to recognise and encourage an outstanding undergraduate student.

Open to: Open to local students who are Australian citizens who have completed a major in Physics and wish to complete the honours year.
Value: To be determined by the Selection Committee
Duration:  1 year
Open Date:  April
Close Date:  24 May
Conditions:   Read more

School of Physics Honours Scholarship

Background: Established in 2004 by the School of Physics, this scholarship is offered to encourage students who have demonstrated academic excellence in their undergraduate studies, to enrol in an honours program at the School of Physics, at the University of Sydney.
Open to: Open to students who enrol in Physics Honours and have completed a major (three undergraduate years) in Physics, or equivalent, and have achieved a result of at least distinction, or equivalent, in Senior Physics.
  Open to Australian citizens and Australian permanent residents, or International students of the University of Sydney.
  May not be awarded to an applicant who is in receipt of another award of equal or higher value.
Value: $3,000. For successful applicants relocating from interstate or outside the Sydney metropolitan area, approved relocation will be reimbursed (up to a limit of $2,000).
Duration: Tenable for 1 (one) year only
Open Date: March
Close Date: March
Conditions: Read more

Centre of Excellence for Particle Physics (CoEPP) Scholarship

Background: The scholarship is established in 2015 to encourage students to consider an Honours year or Masters by Coursework in Particle Physics.
Open to: Open to students who are accepted into an Honours year, or Masters by Coursework at a Centre-node university and will undertake full-time study.
  Open to both domestic and international students.
Value: $5,000. Students required to move interstate to undertake their studies can also apply for an additional $5,000 in their first year to assist with relocation.
Duration: Tenable for 1 or 2 years, dependent on the length of their studies. 
Open Date:  September
Close Date: February
Conditions: Read more

Sydney School of Veterinary Sciences

Dean's Commemorative Award in Memory of David Burnett

Background: Established in 2015, The Dean’s Commemorative Award in Memory of David Burnett has been set up to commemorate the memory of David (“Dave”) Burnett, BA ’07 a promising undergraduate Arts / Law student who was a pro-active member of the University of Sydney community.
Open to: Open to students in the final year of the Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc)
Successful applicants cannot be in receipt of another scholarship of the same or higher amount in the year they apply for this Scholarship.
Value: $1,000
Duration: Tenable for 1 (one) year only.
Open Date:  April
Close Date: April
Conditions: Read more

Veterinary Science Student Mobility Scholarships

Background: Established in 2016, the Sydney School of Veterinary Science Student Mobility Scholarships were created to provide students in the Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degrees the opportunity to travel abroad and gain international experience or to support travel to rural or remote locations.
Open to: Open to continuing local or international students in the Bachelor of Veterinary Science and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine enrolled full-time or part-time; that are undertaking an international or rural placement/internship.
Value: $1,000
Duration: One-off payment.
Open Date:   
Close Date:  
 To Apply Applications will reopen soon
Conditions: Read more

Horizon Scholarship (Vet Sc)

Background: The Horizon Scholarship was established in 2010 and is funded by the Rural Industries Research Development Corporation (RIRDC). The scholarship provides cash payment each year to assist with costs associated with studying (textbooks, incidental expenses etc), and additional funding to assist with travel and accommodation associated with the annual Horizon Development Workshop and industry placement.
Open to: Enrolled full time in a relevant undergraduate degree
  An Australian citizen  
  holder of a Commonwealth Supported place at the University (this means you
  Must be an Australian citizen or the holder of an Australian Permanent Humanitarian or Permanent Resident visa.) and be residing in Australia.
 Value: $5,000 per annum, tenable for the duration of the relevant undergraduate degree, and this includes Honours (in addition to the undergraduate degree) and diploma study.
 Open Date: TBD 
 Close Date: TBD