Potishko Family Goldman Sachs Gives Mathematics Award UGCA1441

Key
Key
Scholarship Details
Criteria
High Academic Achiever Social Economic High School Leavers UAC & EAS 1st year
Stage

High school leavers, First year students

Opens

23/09/2016

Closing Date

30/03/2017

Value

$5,000
2 Scholarship(s) available
For 1 year

Residency

Aus Citizen/Aus Permanent Resident/NZ Citizen

Outline

The Potishko Family Goldman Sachs Gives Mathematics Award aims to encourage and assist students to undertake study in the School of Mathematics and Statistics at UNSW.


There are up to 2 to be awarded (one to a Male and one to a Female).



Eligibility

To be eligible, applicants must


  • Have completed the NSW HSC (or interstate equivalent) or IB, either:
    • in the year prior to commencing study at UNSW, or

    • in the previous two years prior to commencing at UNSW, provided no tertiary study was undertaken during this period.

  • Applicants must have entered the UNSW Annual School Mathematics Competition and other mathematics competitions

  • Be commencing full-time undergraduate study in one of the following programs:

    • Bachelor of Science

    • Bachelor of Science (Advanced)

    • Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics)

    • Bachelor of Science (International)

    Selection

    Applicants will be assessed on the basis of:


    • Academic merit

    • Results from Mathematics Competitions (UNSW Annual School Mathematics Competition results and/or other mathematics competition results)

    • Reason for undertaking studies in Mathematics


    Preference may be given to applicants in receipt of means-tested Centrelink Benefits, such as ABSTUDY, Youth Allowance, or Austudy.

    How to Apply

    To be considered for this Scholarship, applicants must complete Part 1 and Part 2 of the application process.

    Part 1: Apply and submit an UAC Equity Scholarship application online at the UAC Website by 30 March 2017; and

    Part 2: Complete the UNSW Scholarships Application form, by 30 March 2017.



    Interviews

    Interviews are not required for this Scholarship