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Bates Smart Scholarship

A postgraduate coursework scholarship
This scholarship supports Master of Architecture students in the Sydney School of Architecture, Planning and Design.

Highlights

Value Eligibility Open date Close date
$2000
  • Studying the Master of Architecture
December 2019 February 2020

How to apply

Apply here.

Benefits

This scholarship is valued at $2000 per year and is tenable for one year only.

Who's eligible

You must:

  • have completed a minimum of 48 credit points of study for the Masters of Architecture, or be entering your final year of the Master of Architecture as a full-time student.

Background

Established in 2006 from a donation by Bates Smart Pty Ltd, this scholarship aims to promote excellence in architectural design.

1. Background

a. Established in 2006 by a donation from Bates Smart Pty Ltd, the Scholarship aims to promote excellence in architectural design.

2. Eligibility

a. Applicants must have completed a minimum of 48 credit points of study for the Masters of Architecture, or be entering their final year of the Master of Architecture as a full-time student.

3. Selection Criteria

a. The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit in the core architectural design studios, submission of a portfolio and interview.

b. The Scholarship will be awarded on the nomination of a selection committee consisting of up to two representatives from the School of Architecture, Design and Planning with expertise in architectural design and up to two representatives from Bates Smart, or their nominated delegates. The final decision rests with the University of Sydney.

4. Value

a. The Scholarship is valued at $2,000 and is paid as a one-off payment.

b. Deferral of the Scholarship is not permitted without the prior permission of the Dean/Head of School, or their nominee, in the School of Architecture Design and Planning and it is not transferable to another course, University school, faculty or university.

c. The Scholarship will be offered subject to the availability of funds.

d. No other amount is payable.

5. Ongoing eligibility

a. To continue receipt of the Scholarship, the recipient must maintain their enrolment in the Masters of Architecture and successfully complete their academic requirements.

6. Termination

a. The Scholarship will be terminated if the recipient:

I. withdraws from the eligible course or fails to enrol,

II. does not maintain satisfactory academic performance,

III. fails to enrol full-time,

IV. is determined by the University to be guilty of serious misconduct, including, but not limited to, having provided false or misleading information as part of their Scholarship application,

V. does not resume study at the end of a period of approved leave, or

VI. any other provision as indicated in these terms that would lead to termination.

b. Once the Scholarship has been terminated, it will not be reinstated.

c. Where a student is found guilty of serious misconduct or withdraws from the relevant course, the University reserves the right to request that any Scholarship funds paid to the Scholarship recipient be reimbursed.