Other Scholarships

Please note that the below listed scholarships are offered by companies and organisations outside of the University of New England. The Scholarships, Prizes and Awards team does not accept applications and are not responsible for the selection or distribution of these scholarships.

All students

ScholarshipWho can apply?AmountApplicationClosing Date
RAS Foundation Scholarships and GrantsVariousVariousVariousVarious

1st Gallery Annual Art and Design Scholarship

All students$1,000

Application form

An artwork that you have created (design, drawing, film, poem etc) that you are proud of

31st May annually
The Museproject SEO & Digital Marketing ScholarshipAll students$1,000600 word essay and 2 minute video tutorial31st July 2019 annually
The Smooth Movers ScholarshipAll students$1,000900 word essay and 2 minute video30th November annually
SeekVisa 2019 ScholarshipAll students$4,000Essay response30th March 2020
Upskilled Education ScholarshipAll students$2,0001000 word essay1st December 2019
Voice Talent Online ScholarshipAll students$1,000300-500 word blog post31 January 2020
Mercer Mettl Scholarship for Emerging LeadersAll students - strong academic results required$2,000Application form16 December 2019
Canstar Future of Finance Student ScholarshipAll students$5,000 and career coaching session1,000 word essay 1 December 2019
Canstar Blue Future of Comparison Student ScholarshipAll students$5,000 and career coaching session1,000 word essay1 December 2019

Course Specific

ScholarshipWho can apply?AmountApplicationClosing Date
NSW Rural Doctors Network ScholarshipsStudents studying medicineVariousVariousVarious
NSW Health Nursing and Midwifery ScholarshipsUndergraduate or postgraduate students studying nursing or midwiferyVariousVariousVarious
Brian Gray Scholarship ProgramAustralian and New Zealand citizens studying a topic of relevance to ARPA with a focus on honours year and postgraduate students. $15,000Online Application2019 TBA
Refractique Australia Scholarship Various levels of study in an Arts degree.$1,000A refraction photography submission30th January and 30th June annually

Digilari Media Scholarship for Growth Through Knowledge

Full-time students who are Australian citizens or Permanent Residents over 18 years of age and in 2nd year of marketing or business degree.

$3,0001-2 page digital marketing summary

Statement on how Attribution Modelling works in property development

Express your opinion on which brand is delivering great marketing right now

Copy of transcript

31st August annually
Contevo Digital Marketing ScholarshipCurrent students studying Marketing
$1,0001000 word essay31st December annually
Online Marketing Gurus Digital Marketing Scholarships

Students in their final year of study in the areas of:

  • Marketing
  • Business
  • Communications
$5,000Email the company1st July 2019
Mark Pompei Student ScholarshipEnrolled in an accredited course, working towards a qualification in learning and developmentBenefits of $5,0001,000 word essay31st July 2019
Russel Harland Memorial ScholarshipStudents approaching their final year of study $5,000, 4 weeks paid work and one year guaranteed field officer positionApplication form16th August 2019
The Digital Project Management Scholarship Students focusing on Management or Digital subject areas$1,0001,000 word essay15th October 2019
Tim Healy Memorial Scholarship

Post-graduate students studying in a field that benefits the future of Australian farming such as:

  • pastures
  • livestock management
  • farming systems
  • agronomy
  • farm business management
  • woody crops
  • on-farm biodiversity
  • socio-economic aspects of farming
$10,000 paApplication form31st October 2019
Autocraze ScholarshipApplicants must have an ATAR of 80 or equivalent, be majoring in Business or Marketing and be involved in leadership, volunteering or car clubs.$1,0002000 word essay


31st October 2019
Real Futures Grant

Full-time students who are enrolled in certificate, diploma or degree level courses in the following areas:

  • Business
  • Finance
  • Medicine
  • Healthcare
  • Specialist healthcare
$5,000700 word essay31st October 2019
The Lend Fintech ScholarshipCurrent students studying: Finance and/or
$6,000300-500 word essay on "The Future of Fintech"30th November 2019
QIS Packaging Scholarship

Current students enrolled in:


up to $2,5002000 word essay31st December 2019
Avaana ScholarshipCurrent students studying a course that relates to health, fitness or well-being and Avaana's service categories.Financial assistance and benefits valued at over $5000Application form and 2 minute video31st August 2019
Cyber Security Innovators Scholarship from SSLTrust1st year undergraduate or postgraduate student in the field of Cyber Security$1,000Essay30th November 2019
2020 Science and Innovation Awards for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and ForestryStudying in an agriculture, fishery or forestry related course.Up to $22,000Grant application4th October 2019
Choosi Futures Grant ProgramStudying a medicine, health science or healthcare related course.$5,000500 word essay31st October 2019
Savvy Fintech Scholarship 2019-20Studying commerce, finance or a related field at a Bachelor or Master level.$5,000300 word essay30th June 2020
Bizcover Women in IT Scholarship

Final year female students studying an information technology or computer science-related course (Honours included).

$3,000 and work placementApplication form15th March 2020; 31 July 2020
Agrifutures Horizon ScholarshipStudents studying agriculture or related undergraduate degrees in the final two years of their degree.$5,000 per annum for the final two years of your degree as well as work placementApplication form22nd November 2019
Sabine Altmann Memorial AwardFemale students enrolled in a Bachelor or Master-level qualification through the Faculty of Medicine and Health and intend to work in the domestic violence area of practice.$1,500Application form11th November 2019
Aviva Systems Biology Scholarships - 2019All students studying a life sciences degree$1,000Applications form and personal statement31st December 2019
Future.Digital ScholarshipPenultimate or final year student studying Business, Marketing, Commerce or a degree relating to web development.$2,500Application formMay 31st 2020

Honours and Research

ScholarshipWho can apply?AmountApplicationClosing Date
Fulbright Future ScholarshipsPostgraduate Students, PhD Researchers, academics and professionals for projects that seeks to have a positive impact on the health, livelihoods and prosperity of Australians.100% funded opportunities for study and research program in the USApplication15 July 2019
PIRSA Honours ScholarshipsAustralian students wishing to commence honours studies in the areas of agricultural and social science. $5,000

Additional $3,000 for operating expenses
Application form

30th September 2019

State Super ScholarshipHonours, Masters by Research or PhD candidates researching in the field of public sector pensions and superannuation.Honours/Masters: $16,000

PhD: $36,000 
Application form31st January 2020
CSIRO Postgraduate ScholarshipsFull-time postgraduate students who are undertaking a higher degree by research which will lead to the award of a Doctor of Philosophy in a CSIRO priority area.$7,000 plus $10,000 operating budgetApplication form31st October 2019

Other Criteria

Scholarship Who can apply?AmountApplication Closing Date
The Pinnacle Foundation Scholarships

Student between the ages of 17-26.  Applicants must be able to demonstrate that because of their gender identity, sexual orientation or sexual characteristics they have been prevented or hindered from achieving their academic aspirations.

Various Various Various
BHP Australia China Scholarship Australian students who are completing Undergraduate studies and wishing to complete Postgraduate studies at a University in China $60,000 per annum Application form 16th June 2019
GoSkills Scholarship  Female students wishing to open their own online business $2,000 Application 15th September 2019

The Capstone Editing Textbook Grant for Undergraduates

Undergraduate students $3,000 Application form No closing date — awarded annually on 1st February
Walter and Eliza Hall Trust Opportunity ScholarshipACT, Qld, NSW and VIC Year 12 students intending to apply to university who have a permanent physical disability$10,000Application form27th August 2019
Royal Agricultural Show Rural ScholarshipStudents that demonstrate a desire to contribute to rural NSW$6,000 (full-time), $3,000 (part-time)Application form31st August 2019