University of Sydney Scholars Awards

University of Sydney

The Sydney Scholars Awards offers Year 12 students the opportunity to apply for scholarships ranging from $6,000 to $10,000 in value. The scholarships are awarded in duration from one year, and up to 5 years (including combined undergraduate degrees). To be considered, students need to undertake their university entry qualification (Higher School Certificate (HSC), International Baccalaureate (IB) or equivalent) in the year forfore they intend to apply for university. Applicants also need to list the University of Sydney among their preferences throughout the UAC application period.


These prestigious scholarships will be offered to students who meet the selection criteria including an ATAR requirement of 95 and above. Students applying to the Sydney Conservatorium of Music and Sydney College of Arts require an ATAR of 90 or above. International students that have recently completed an International Baccalaureate or educational award equivalent to the HSC, and are applying for admission through UAC, are also eligible to apply. For domestic students (including New Zealand citizens), students will automatically be awarded a scholarship with $10,000 for the duration of their undergraduate degree with an ATAR of 99.90. For Sydney Scholars Awards, students will need to complete an online application form and upload their most recent school report.

Further details

Students must submit an application to The University of Sydney comprising of a personal statement, school report, and a school reference. Students will need to complete an online application form and upload your most recent school report.

Amount $6,000

The scholarship is valued at $6,000 for 1 year.

Closing date Early October
Number per year 100
Frequency Annual
Duration year
Student type Australian
Gender Co-Ed
For Australian students
For international students
Level of study Undergraduate / VET
Field of studys Accounting
Built environment
Business and management
Computing and information technology
Creative arts
Education and training
Engineering and technology
Environmental studies
Tourism and hospitality
Health services and support
Humanities and social sciences
Para-legal studies
Social work
Sport and leisure
Veterinary science
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