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Science High Achievers Scholarship Program

Value

$6,000

Paid over three (3) years

Status

Closed

Closed.
Opens
28/08/2019
Closes
13/12/2019

Overview

To attract top high school students to specified UTS undergraduate Science degrees.

Who is eligible?

  • Australian or New Zealand citizens or holders of an Australian permanent resident visa or permanent humanitarian visa; and
  • Current school leavers; or gap year students who received an Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) or equivalent score in the previous year, where no university study was undertaken in the gap year; and
  • Have a Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) preference to one of the courses at UTS in the Faculty of Science (listed below) for the Autumn semester directly following the Scholarship selection; and
  • Academic excellence in the final year of high school (ATAR of 95 or above, excluding bonus points).
  • Gap year students only: must apply using the UTS online Elite Scholarships Application form.

Eligible UTS:Science single degree courses:

  • 607003: Bachelor of Science (Mathematics / Statistics)
  • 607005: Bachelor of Science (Applied Chemistry)
  • 607007: Bachelor of Science (Nanotechnology)
  • 607009: Bachelor of Science (Applied Physics)
  • 607011: Bachelor of Science (Environmental Sciences)
  • 607080: Bachelor of Science (Analytics)
  • 607033: Bachelor of Environmental Biology
  • 607035: Bachelor of Marine Biology
  • 607065: Bachelor of Medicinal Chemistry
  • 607070: Bachelor of Biomedical Physics

Eligible UTS:Science combined degree courses:

  • 609250: Bachelor of Science Bachelor of Arts in International Studies*
  • 609170: Bachelor of Science Bachelor of Business*
  • 609250: Bachelor of Science Bachelor of Arts in International Studies (specified majors*)
  • 609170: Bachelor of Science Bachelor of Business (specified majors*)
  • 609220: Bachelor of Science in Analytics Bachelor of Arts in International Studies
  • 609060: Bachelor of Science Bachelor of Laws (specified majors*)
  • 609585: Bachelor of Science Bachelor of Creative Intelligence and Innovation (specified majors*)
  • 609595: Bachelor of Medicinal Chemistry Bachelor of Creative Intelligence and Innovation
  • 609600: Bachelor of Biomedical Physics Bachelor of Creative Intelligence and Innovation
  • * Scholarship is only applicable for specific majors: Mathematics; Statistics; Chemistry; Nanotechnology; Applied Physics; Environmental Sciences.

     

    Selection process

    • Ranked in ATAR (or equivalent score) order.
    • First UAC preference to one of the specified UTS Faculty of Science undergraduate degree at the time of selection will be highly regarded.
    • Candidates who have applied using the optional UTS online Elite School Leavers Scholarships Application form will be highly regarded.
      • Motivation to succeed in the specific Faculty of Science degree program as demonstrated in the Scholarship application, may be considered.
      • Demonstrated initiative in personal and professional life as demonstrated in the Scholarship application may be considered.

    Applications closed

    Applications for this Scholarship open in September each year.

    Need more information? Contact...

    UTS Scholarships Office
    Phone: +61 2 9514 2527
    Email: scholarships@uts.edu.au

    UTS Science
    Website: www.science.uts.edu.au