Vice-Chancellor's Scholar Awards

Vice-Chancellor's Scholar Engagement Award

The Vice-Chancellor's Scholar Engagement Award has been established to support Vice-Chancellor's Scholars at the University of New England as recognition of outstanding performance and endeavour in their academic life and to help them engage with their discipline community in national and international contexts. The award will help fund travel, registration costs or fees and accommodation costs for students to participate in national and international academic programs with particular focus on international programs. Activities supported may include such things as conferences, language study, research activities, internships (where no salary is paid), and volunteer activities in their discipline area.

Vice-Chancellor's Scholar Academic Development Award

The Vice-Chancellor's Scholar Academic Development Award has been established to support Vice-Chancellor's Scholars at the University of New England as recognition of outstanding performance and endeavour in their academic performance and to enhance their discipline learning and research opportunities. The award will help fund travel, registration costs or fees and accommodation costs for students to participate in academic programs. Activities supported may include such things as conferences, language study, research activities, internships (where no salary is paid), and volunteer activities in their discipline area.


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***The 2016 Award Applications are now open***

In 2016 there will be two Vice-Chancellor's Scholar Engagement Awards valued at up to $4000 and two Vice-Chancellor's Scholar Academic Development Awards valued at up to $1000. Please find below the links to the 2016 Award Applications. Applications are due in on Thursday 15th September 2016 and Referee Reports are due in on Tuesday 20th September 2016.

You should read the Terms and Conditions which are available on the application form and also on the Vice-Chancellor's Scholar Portal before completing your application. There is also helpful information regarding completing your applications available on the Vice-Chancellor's Scholar Moodle portal.

2016 Engagement Award Application

2016 Academic Development Award Application

2016 Engagement Award Referee Report

2016 Academic Development Award Referee Report