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Eric Dreikurs Scholarship




One (1) year





The Eric Dreikurs Scholarship aims to assist continuing UTS undergraduate Law students that demonstrate financial need and support them during their study.

Who is eligible?

To be eligible for the scholarship an applicant must:

  • be an Australian or New Zealand citizen, or the holder of an Australian permanent resident visa or permanent humanitarian visa; and
  • be enrolled in a Bachelor of Laws at UTS (single or combined degree); and
  • have completed at least one (1) year of a Bachelor of Laws at UTS; and
  • apply for a Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) Equity Scholarship and therein demonstrate financial disadvantage; and
  • apply for the scholarship online using the UTS Scholarship Application Form.

Additionally, preference may be given to applicants that have experienced any long term educational barriers as assessed by the UAC Equity Scholarship application. The following equity criteria will be considered:

  • carer responsibilities
  • Indigenous Australian
  • long term medical condition, disability, or ongoing effects of abuse
  • refugee status
  • regional or remote background
  • sole parent

Selection process

  • Financial need as demonstrated in the UAC Equity Scholarship application;
  • Academic Merit (WAM in current UTS course)
  •  Motivation to succeed in the chosen Faculty of Law course;
  • Demonstrated initiative in personal and professional life.

Applications closed

The Eric Dreikurs Scholarship has been awarded for 2021. Scholarships for 2022 will progressively open from December this year. If you would like to be notified when this scholarship opens, please complete the UTS Scholarship Expression of Interest Form.

Need more information? Contact...

UTS Scholarships
Phone: +61 2 9514 2527

Other information

For the full details of this scholarship please see the Conditions of Award.