Sydney Zoo Scholarship in Animal Science/Zoology


$10,000 per year for three years


New students


Bachelor of Science (Zoology) (opens in a new window)


Applicants must:

  • be Australian citizens or permanent residents
  • be commencing study or currently enrolled in their first year in the Bachelor of Science (Zoology)
  • be willing to undertake an internship with Sydney Zoo
  • have a minimum ATAR of 76 for new students

Application and Selection Process

Applicants must provide a statement in support of their application indicating how they believe the receipt of the scholarship will assist them with their studies and in their future career. This statement should give a sufficient explanation of the applicant's background and current circumstances to enable the University to judge their eligibility, need and merit.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to attend an interview before a selection panel to include a representative or nominee of the Chair, Academic Senate and a representative of the donor.

Successful applicants will be selected based on their written application, academic potential, their ability to meet the criteria and, where appropriate, performance in an interview before a selection panel.

Applications for this scholarship are now closed.