Sydney Achievers International Scholarships

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The Sydney Achievers International Scholarships are for new high achieving, academically meritorious, international students who wants to study an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework program at the University of Sydney. These prestigious scholarships are one of the finest institutions of higher education in the world.

Scholarship provided by : University of Sydney

Institution(s): University of Sydney, Australia

Scholarship Award :

For Undergraduate :

  • AUD$10,000 each per annum, available for the CRICOS registered duration of a recipient’s program of study, for any Undergraduate program offered at the University of Sydney (subject to the recipient maintaining satisfactory academic progress each year).
  • No living allowance is payable.

For Postgraduate :

  • AUD$10,000 each per annum (ie, $15,000 in total for a 1.5 year program, $20,000 in total for a 2 year program), available for the CRICOS registered duration of a recipient’s program of study, for any Postgraduate Coursework program offered at the University of Sydney (subject to the recipient maintaining satisfactory academic progress each year).
  • No living allowance is payable.

Eligible for Scholarship:

For Undergraduate :

  • Applicants must have completed an Australian Year 12 qualification or an international senior secondary qualification accepted by the University with outstanding results, as deemed by the University of Sydney.
  • Students completing Foundation Studies Programs offered by Australian or New Zealand universities are eligible.
  • Students who have already commenced/completed tertiary studies, or students transferring with credit exemptions and/or advanced standing, are not eligible.
  • Students will be under 18 years of age.

 

For further information on equivalents to Australian Year 12 qualifications and a table showing standard academic requirements for some of these examinations relative to ATAR scores see:
Undergraduate entry requirements

For Postgraduate :

  • Applicants must have completed the equivalent of an Australian Bachelor degree qualification with outstanding results based on the Australian grading system, as deemed by the University of Sydney.
  • Students who have already commenced/completed postgraduate studies are not eligible.

Application Overview :

  • No separate application is required for the scholarship. Applications for Admission to Semester Two 2015 are now open. To apply, visit our FIND A COURSE website.
  • To be considered for the Sydney Achievers International Scholarship, a candidate must receive an Unconditional Offer of Admission.
  • All eligible applicants with an unconditional offer by a specified cut-off date will be considered. From that pool, top-ranked eligible applicants will be selected and invited to complete an Expression of Interest form. All those returning a completed EOI form by the due date will be further considered, from which successful candidates will be selected and then offered the scholarship by email.

Selection Criteria

  • Selection will be based strictly on academic merit as per the University’s admission requirements.
  • Only applicants with unconditional offers of admission will be considered.
  • Selection will be made by the Student Recruitment & Admissions Group, whose decision will be final. No appeals will be entertained.

Application Deadline:

Round 1
To be considered, you must have an Unconditional Offer by 30 May 2015.
Invitations to EOI will be sent to selected applicants by 2 June 2015.
Applicants who returned their EOIs by 9 June 2015 will be considered.
Offers for the scholarship will be made by 16 June 2015.

Round 2
To be considered, you must have an Unconditional Offer by 19 June 2015.
Invitations to EOI will be sent to selected applicants on 19 June 2015.
Applicants who returned their EOIs by 24 June 2015 will be considered.
Offers for the scholarship will be made on 26 June 2015.

Website/Links:  http://sydney.edu.au/scholarships/prospective/sydney-achievers.shtml

The University of Sydney reserves the right to make changes to this Scholarships program without notice and at its discretion.

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