Girls Do The Maths Scholarship UGCE1098

Key
Key
Scholarship Details
Criteria
High Academic Achiever Female High School Leavers
Stage

High school leavers

Opens

01/07/2015

Closing Date

30/09/2015

Value

$5,000
1 Scholarship(s) available
For up to 4 years

Residency

No residency requirements

Outline

This Scholarship is established to encourage female students to undertake full-time study at UNSW in a Bachelor of Science or combined Bachelor of Science programs at UNSW, with a major or study plan in Mathematics.






Eligibility

To be eligible applicants must:

  • Have completed the Higher School Certificate (or equivalent qualification) in the year prior to commencing study at UNSW, or two (2) years prior to commencing study provided they have not undertaken any tertiary study in the meantime.
  • Be commencing full-time undergraduate study in the Bachelor of Science or combined Bachelor of Science program at UNSW, with a major or study plan in Mathematics.



Selection

Applicants will be assessed on the basis of:

  • Academic merit, based on HSC ATAR (or equivalent) and Mathematics results.
Consideration will also be given to potential to contribute to and participate in the life of the School of Mathematics and Statistics, particularly through involvement in the 'Girls Do The Maths' programme. Other areas of contribution may include involvement in such activities as the Student Mathematical Society (MathSoc) or mentoring younger students.





Interviews

Interviews are not required for this Scholarship