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Scholarships

Postgraduate Coursework Academic Excellence Scholarships valued at $10,000 

In recognition of the high calibre of our incoming students, the Law School offers scholarships to reward outstanding applicants to UNSW Law’s growing list of postgraduate coursework programs.

Up to four scholarships are available each year.  Each scholarship is valued at $10,000 and is tenable for a period of one year for students enrolled full-time, or pro rata for part-time students.


Eligibility

UNSW degree program students who apply for admission to the following postgraduate law coursework degree programs will be eligible to apply:

Selection Criteria

  • Academic Merit
  • Professional experience
  • Reasons for undertaking postgraduate studies in law

Closing Dates

  • 15 December 2016 (for students commencing Semester 1 2017)
  • 31 May 2017 (for students commencing in Semester 2 2017)

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Other Scholarships

There is also a range of other scholarships available for Law students. Selection criteria vary between scholarships and may be based on academic merit, financial need, extra-curricular contribution or potential to contribute to the wider life of the University.

Ben Lexcen Sports Scholarships
$7,500 for 1 year only
Scholarship Code: UGCE1043
 
The Judge Bob Bellear Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Scholarship for Law
$10,000/year for duration of program
Scholarship Code: UGCE1239
 
Randwick Rugby Club/St. Hilliers Scholarship 
$3,000 up to $5,000 for 1 year only
Scholarship Code: UGCE1092
 
$4,000 for 1 year only
Scholarship Code: PUCA1000
 
Rosemary Pynn Memorial Scholarship
$2,500/year for duration of program
Scholarship Code: UGCE1011
 
Paul Doneley Memorial Scholarship
$2,500 for 1 year only
Scholarship Code: UGCE1026
 
UNSW Cricket Club Award 
$2,500 for 1 year only
Scholarship Code: UGCE1152
 
$500 up to $1,500 for 1 year only
Scholarship Code: UGCE1195
 
$2,500 for 1 year only
Scholarship Code: PGTR1007
 
$13,000/year for duration of program (minimum)
Scholarship Code: PGCE1004
 

For information on these scholarships and how to apply, please visit the UNSW Scholarships website.

External Scholarships 

Information about external scholarships offered by the Australian Government and other organisations can be found on the following websites: