Early Admission Relocation Scholarship

If you receive a UOW Early Admission offer for 2023 and completed your final studies (HSC, IB or equivalent) at a high school in rural or regional Australia, you will automatically be considered for a $5,000 scholarship to assist with your relocation costs. As long as you meet these criteria and apply for your UOW accommodation by 11 October 2022, you are eligible to be considered for one of 24 scholarships. It's as easy as that.

Scholarship details

Value: $5,000
Duration: One (1) year
Number of scholarships: 24
Level of enrolment: First year in 2023
Year of bursary: 2023

The scholarship comes in the form of a $5,000 payment made directly to your nominated bank account.


To qualify for this scholarship, you need to:

  • Complete your final studies (HSC, IB or equivalent) at a high school in rural or regional Australia, and
  • Apply for and receive a successful Early Admission offer to study at UOW in 2023, and
  • Apply for UOW accommodation before 11 October 2022, and pay the $28 application fee.

How to apply

All successful Early Admission students who meet the above criteria will be automatically considered for this scholarship. There is no separate application.

Accommodation applications are made online. We recommend applying as early as possible, as some residences are very popular and fill up quickly. Applications are managed on a 'first-come, first-served' basis, so the earlier you apply, the better chance you have of receiving your first accommodation preference.

Apply for your 2023 UOW accommodation

Offers and acceptance

The 24 successful recipients will be notified of their scholarship in December 2022. Students have 10 days to accept their offer. Accommodation offers must be secured with a $500 deposit. This deposit is a service fee and is credited towards the cost of your 2023 accommodation. Please contact us if you have any problems paying this deposit within the 10-day timeframe.

Other scholarships at UOW

There are a range of other scholarships available to UOW students. 

View other scholarship opportunities

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