Dean's Scholarship

Dean's Scholarships provide opportunities for exceptional students who have achieved outstanding results in their HSC (or equivalent), and/or for students who are currently enrolled in an appropriate undergraduate Advanced or Dean's Scholars degree.

Eligibility

Current high school leavers and currently-enrolled students

Courses

Benefits

$5,000 per year (or part-time equivalent)

Duration

Up to four years full-time (or part-time equivalent) for an undergraduate degree which may include Honours

Criteria

To be considered:

  • be an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia
  • reside in or have undertaken their Higher School Certificate (HSC) in Western Sydney(opens in a new window) as defined by the University.
  • be enrolled in an Advanced or Dean’s Scholars degree and demonstrate a high level of academic achievement through a minimum ATAR of 90 or equivalent.
  • demonstrate a high level of academic achievement through a minimum ATAR of 90 or equivalent
    OR
  • be currently enrolled in an Advanced or Dean's Scholars degree and have maintained a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5 (credit average) in the previous year
    OR
  • have been accepted to transfer into one of the above listed Advanced or Dean's Scholars degrees and have maintained a GPA of 5 (credit average) in the previous year

Application and Selection Process

There is no application required. The number of Dean's Scholarships available varies from year to year and they are offered at the discretion of the Dean. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of highest ATAR and/or highest GPA to the maximum number available.