National University Scholarship

Overview

The National University Scholarship aims reward academic excellence in secondary school studies by providing assistance with living costs and other expenses related to tertiary studies.

Eligibility

  • Australian or New Zealand citizen, or holder of an Australian permanent resident visa or Permanent Humantarian Visa.
  • Completed Year 12 or equivalent in 2019 or; completed Year 12 or equivalent in 2018 (A gap year of up to 12 months for the purpose of travel and/or work will not impact on eligibility for this scholarship);
  • Have not enrolled in a tertiary program;
  • Has applied for admission to ANU;
  • Has achieved an ATAR of 99.90 or above (no adjustment factors).

Selection

Selection is made on the basis of applicants meeting the eligibility criteria.   

Benefits

The scholarships offer a stipend of $12,500 per annum paid in equal instalments at the beginning of each semester for up to 5 years.

How to apply

All applicants applying for admission to ANU through the direct Admission Scholarship and Accommodation Application will be automatically considered for the award based on them meeting the eligibility criteria and electing to be considered for scholarships.

Applicants who have put at least one ANU program as a first, second or third preference when applying for admission through the Universities Admissions Centre (NSW & ACT) will also be considered.

When you apply directly to ANU for admission as a domestic undergraduate student, you will have the opportunity to be considered for this opportunity within the same application. Other such support optionsare enlisted on the Direct application scholarships page.

Further information

All eligible students who obtain the required ATAR score or equivalent will be made an offer (no bonus points).