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Vice-Chancellor's Outstanding Achievement Scholarship

The University of Technology Sydney is offering up to five Vice-Chancellor's Outstanding Achievement Scholarships to top high school students. This prestigious scholarship is paid annually for the duration of the recipient's UTS Undergraduate degree and an Honours degree, if applicable.

Please read the Conditions of Award for the full details of the scholarship.

The Vice-Chancellor's Scholarships cannot be deferred.

Value and duration

This Scholarship is valued at $12,500 per annum and is paid for whole duration of the recipient's UTS Undergraduate degree and an Honours degree, if applicable.

Who is eligible?

To be eligible for the Scholarship, an applicant must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Australian or New Zealand citizen, or holder of an Australian permanent resident visa or permanent humanitarian visa; and
  • Current school leaver; or gap year student 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
  • Achieved an ATAR or equivalent of 95.0 or above, excluding bonus points; and
  • Have a Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) preference to a UTS undergraduate course for the Autumn semester directly following the Scholarship selection; and
  • For the duration of the Scholarship: full-time enrolment in a UTS undergraduate degree, which is their first undergraduate degree; and
  • Gap year students only: Must apply using the UTS online Elite Scholarships Application form.

Course area(s)

All courses.

Selection process

  • High UAC preference to a UTS undergraduate course at the time of selection
  • Ranked in ATAR order
  • Motivation to succeed in the chosen degree program, as demonstrated in the Scholarship application or as determined by UTS
  • Initiative in personal and professional life, as demonstrated in the Scholarship application or as determined by UTS
  • Candidates who have applied using the UTS online Elite School Leavers Scholarships Application form will be highly regarded.

Applications

Applications for this scholarship are currently closed.

Applications for this Scholarship open progressively from the 1st of November each year. Information on How to Apply will be available during the application period.

Application period

Opening date: 01 September 2016
Closing date: 09 December 2016

For further information contact

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