Sydney Achievers International Scholarships are for new international students pursuing undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs at the University of Sydney in Australia in 2017. Scholarship recipients need to demonstrate satisfactory academic progress, a credit average (at least 65%) or more each year.
Host Institution: University of Sydney, Australia
Field of study: all subjects offered by the University of Sydney
Target group: all international students
Scholarship value: each scholarship has a value of AUD$10,000 each per annum, available for the CRICOS registered duration of a recipient’s program of study, for any Undergraduate or Postgraduate Coursework program offered at the University of Sydney (subject to the recipient maintaining satisfactory academic progress each year).
No living allowance is included!
- Undergraduate Scholarships
Applicants must have completed an Australian Year 12 qualification or an international senior secondary qualification accepted by the University with outstanding results, as deemed by the University of Sydney. Students completing Foundation Studies Programs offered by Australian or New Zealand universities are eligible. Students who have already commenced/completed tertiary studies, or students transferring with credit exemptions and/or advanced standing, are not eligible.
- Postgraduate Scholarships
Applicants must have completed the equivalent of an Australian Bachelor degree qualification with outstanding results based on the Australian grading system, as deemed by the University of Sydney. Students who have already commenced/completed postgraduate studies are not eligible.
-Selection will be based strictly on academic merit as per the University’s admission requirements.
-Only applicants with unconditional offers of admission will be considered.
-Selection will be made by the Student Recruitment & Admissions Group, whose decision will be final. No appeals will be entertained.
How to Apply: no separate application is required for the scholarship. To apply, visit Find a course website. To be considered for the Sydney Achievers International Scholarship, a candidate must receive an Unconditional Offer of Admission. All eligible applicants with an unconditional offer by a specified cut-off date will be considered. From that pool, top-ranked eligible applicants will be selected and invited to complete an Expression of Interest form. All those returning a completed EOI form by the due date will be further considered, from which successful candidates will be selected and then offered the scholarship by email.
Scholarship Application Deadline:
Round 1: To be considered, you must have an Unconditional Offer by 4 December 2015. Invitations to EOI will be sent to selected applicants by 11 December 2015. Applicants who returned their EOIs by 17 December 2015 will be considered. Offers for the scholarship will be made by 22 December 2015.
Round 2: To be considered, you must have an Unconditional Offer by 8 January 2016. Invitations to EOI will be sent to selected applicants on 15 January 2016. Applicants who returned their EOIs by 22 January 2016 will be considered. Offers for the scholarship will be made on 29 January 2016.
Official Scholarship Website