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Cox Architecture Scholarship


$5,000 + Paid Work Placement

Paid over 1 year





The aim of the Cox Architecture Scholarship is to encourage academic excellence in the Bachelor of Design in Architecture degree and provide the opportunity for a student to gain insight into the day-to-day operation of the (architectural) profession.

Who is eligible?

Applicants must:

  • Be enrolling full-time in the Bachelor of Design in Architecture; and
  • Have successfully completed a minimum of 96 credit points (or equivalent) in their course at the time of the scholarship application; and
  • Be Australian or New Zealand citizens, or holders of an Australian permanent resident visa or permanent humanitarian visa; and
  • Have achieved a Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 80 or above, with no fails; and
  • Submit an extended curriculum vitae; and
  • Submit a digital portfolio (max 3mb) of 6 x A4 landscape pages including:
    • five pages of digital files of scans and/or photographs (compressed jpegs for web viewing) of original design work appropriate to the course
    • one page written submission (150–200 words) that selects and identifies one of the submitted pieces of work, addressing the aims of the work and why it succeeded
  • All candidates must apply using the UTS online Scholarships Application form to be eligible.
  • All candidates must be available to attend an interview in person.

A Design Portfolio Guide from UTS Careers can be found in the links above.

Selection process

Applicants will be assessed on the following selection criteria.

  • Alignment of values, goals and culture with those of COX Architecture
  • Knowledge of Architecture
  • Motivation and interest in the UTS Architecture course
  • Motivation and interest in participating in a paid work placement at COX Architecture
  • Personal experience and achievement
  • Academic Merit

Need more information? Contact...

UTS Scholarships Office
Phone: +61 2 9514 2527
Cox Architecture website: