Ian and Barbara Burgess Memorial Rural Science Scholarships for Australian and New Zealand Students in Australia

  • Bachelor
  • $11,000 p.a.
  • 30 September 2021

Science Merit Scholarships aim to encourage and assist students commencing studies in the Faculty of Science at UNSW.


  • Must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident (including Humanitarian Visa Holders) or New Zealand Citizen; and
  • Have completed the NSW HSC (or interstate equivalent) or IB in the previous two years prior to commencing at UNSW, provided no tertiary study was undertaken during this period; and
  • Be a rural applicant*; and
  • Be commencing full-time undergraduate (single or double) degree program in the Faculty of Science at UNSW.

*Must have lived in a rural, regional or remote area within the two years prior to the start of your UNSW studies.
Check the Australian Standard Geographic Classification Remoteness Areas (ASGC-RA) system map to check your eligibility. All categories other than RA1 Major Cities of Australia are considered to be regional or remote with the exception of Hobart.


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