Current student scholarships

Don't count yourself out, apply for a scholarship today!

UOW has a wide range of scholarship opportunities to help you out with living costs, textbooks or course fees (we know studying can be expensive!)

Scholarships are available for students from all walks of life, not just high achievers. Maybe you’re interested in sustainability, community involvement, or empowering women. There are also opportunities for students from the Illawarra, or from regional and rural areas. From community and equity scholarships to leadership and excellence scholarships - there really is something for everyone.

Don't count yourself out, check out the below opportunities available for each faculty, plus those open to any. Please note that scholarship selection criteria varies, so have a browse below and find the right one for you.

Keep in mind that some scholarships will be closing applications soon.

ScholarshipTotal valueDegreeSelection criteriaApplications closeApply
World Transformation Scholarship  $3,000  Any undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) degree 
  • Committed to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
  • Community involvement
  • Significant time spent in rural or regional Australia
  • WAM 65+
23/09/2022 Apply

 

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Doris Matlok Law Scholarship

$5,000 

Bachelor of Laws (including double degrees) 

  • Financial need
  • First year of studies
  • WAM 50+
  • Originate from the Illawarra region
  • Community involvement

 

25/09/2022

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Apply through UAC Equity  

 

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Yancoal Mining Engineering Scholarship 

$20,000 

Bachelor of Engineering (Mining) 

  • Second or third year of studies
  • WAM 65+
  • Career ambitions

 

23/09/2022 

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Huon Contractors Civil Engineering Work Integrated Learning Scholarship

$29,000

Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)

  • Second year of studies
  • WAM 65+
  • Career ambitions
09/10/2022  Apply  

Motion Asia Pacific Work Integrated Learning Scholarship in Engineering

$10,000

Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) (Mechatronic) or (Electrical)

  • Third, fourth or fifth year of studies
  • WAM 65+
  • Career ambitions
09/10/2022 Apply  

Wollongong City Council WIL Scholarship

$10,000

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - (Electrical, Computer, Telecommunications or Mechatronics), Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours), Bachelor of Mathematics or Statistics (Honours), Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours), any associate degrees in similar fields

  • Third year
  • WAM 75+
09/10/2022 Apply
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Graduate Certificate - Indigenous Trauma Recovery and Practice (Rural Indigenous Health Worker) Scholarship $3,500 Graduate Certificate - Indigenous Trauma Recovery and Practice
  • Maitain satisfactory grade
  • Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent
  • Work/ reside rurally
  • Part of the rural health workforce
18/09/2022

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