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Helping you achieve your goals and dreams

We offer scholarships and prizes across our undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees. These are available to you as a new student about to enrol, as a current student and as a graduate.

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences offers a wide range of scholarships and prizes designed to recognise potential, assist those in need and reward high achievement.

As well as providing financial freedom and support, we offer scholarships that come with unique opportunities to enhance your education through genuinely life-changing experiences. 

Watch recent Global Scholarships winner Zoe Neill's Instagram takeover from the OECD forum in Paris. As part of the fully funded scholarship, Zoe worked closely with international leaders and experts, gaining insights into economic trends and development programs.

Zoe Neill, Paris OECD Instagram takeover

Spot the cameo of French President Emmanuel Macron

“To talk about these organisations in class is one thing, but to be in the same room as heads of state and CEOs is incredible. I am graduating in two months – this opportunity will open a lot of doors for me.”
Zoe Neill, 2018 Global Voices Scholarships recipient

Whether you want to pursue undergraduate, postgraduate or research studies, we invite you to explore the scholarships available to help you achieve your goals.

We also offer substantial scholarships for recent graduates of the Faculty including the Sydney College of the Arts’ annual Fauvette Loureiro Memorial Artists Travel Scholarship.

Learn more about the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and University of Sydney scholarships on offer:

There are a number of undergraduate scholarships available to Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences students. Visit our Scholarships website for details on what’s available, opening and closing dates, and your eligibility.

We offer numerous scholarships for postgraduate students studying with the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. For a full list, including application deadlines and criteria please visit the Scholarships website.

The University offers scholarships to help students fund their research studies. To find out what’s available and for more information on eligibility, please visit our Scholarships website

University prizes are awarded annually for academic achievement in particular units of study and degrees. Applications are not required as students will be nominated by the faculty based on mid-year and end-of-year academic results. 

Learn more about the University and faculty prizes on offer on our Scholarships website.

Biljana Jancic

Scholarship recipient
Fauvette Loureiro Memorial Artists Travel Scholarship recipient
"Being shortlisted for this prize was amazing. It is great to connect back with Sydney College of the Arts, and a lovely way for alumni to celebrate each other’s work. It is a really worthwhile opportunity to produce new work and to push yourself."
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Zhu Wei

Scholarship student
Postgraduate Coursework Start Up Scholarship recipient
"The scholarship allowed me to spend more time focusing on my studies. It's also a validation and recognition of my efforts."
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