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Global Academic Award

Key details

Scholarship Starts
31 Dec 2019

About this scholarship

The UNSW Global Academic Award has been established to support high-achieving UNSW Global students to take undergraduate study at UNSW.

UNSW Global offers a range of academic and English language pathway programs to international students who have just missed out on direct entry into university

Students who successfully complete a UNSW Global Foundation Studies program and intend to progress to a UNSW bachelor?s degree are eligible for the UNSW Global Academic Award.

Value and Duration

Offer 1: $5,000 for a duration of one year

Offer 2: $10,000 for a duration of one year

Payment will be made towards tuition fees in the student's second term of the first year of study.

Recipients of the Scholarship may also be offered the following:

  • Invitation to UNSW networking events
  • Invitation to attend the Award Ceremony


To be eligible, applicants must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Be an International Student, and not a permanent resident of Australia; and
  • Must be completing a UNSW Global Foundation Studies program (in Sydney or off-shore)and;
  • Must have applied and received an offer of admission* into an eligible program for Term 1 2020
    * Offers of admission must be one of the following:
    • Undergraduate Offer (unconditional)

*Open to students commencing their studies at UNSW in Term 1, Term 2 or Term 3, 2020.

* Eligible pathway programs include UNSW Global Foundation Program.

*This scholarship cannot be deferred.

  • Female
  • Male
Eligible Study Fields
Business & Management
Creative Arts
Engineering & Mathematics
Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences
Law, Legal Studies & Justice
Medical & Health Sciences
Property & Built Environment

Selection criteria

No separate scholarship application is required.

Students completing a UNSW Global Foundation Studies program will automatically be considered for this Award.

  • Each applicant will be assessed based on their UNSW Admissions Application. You will be assessed on your ability to demonstrate:
    • Academic Merit

Application process

Shortlisted applicants are not required to attend an interview.

Further Information

Students interested in this Scholarship can find further information here

Other UNSW International Scholarships can be found here.