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2014/2015 Sydney (Australia) Achievers International Scholarships

The University of Sydney, Australia offers Undergraduate (Bachelors) and Postgraduate Masters Scholarship for International Students to study for 2014/2015 academic year.

Accepted Subject Areas:

Any subject area offered at the University 

About Scholarship:

The University of Sydney Australia is announcing the Sydney Achievers International Scholarships for new international students commencing at the University in 2014. The prestigious scholarships are aimed at attracting high achieving, academically meritorious, international students at one of the finest institutions of higher education in the world.  

Criteria for Selection:

  • Selection will be based strictly on academic merit as per the University’s admission requirements. 
  • Selection will be based on actual results (academic and English language proficiency). Predicted/forecast results will not be considered. 
  • Only applicants with firm, unconditional offers of admission will be considered. 
Selection will be made by the University’s Scholarship Selection Committee, whose decision will be final. 

Who is qualified to apply: 


  1. Applicants must have completed an Australian Year 12 qualification or an international senior secondary qualification accepted by the University with an Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) of at least 98* or equivalent. 
  2. Students who have already commenced tertiary studies or students transferring with credit exemptions and/or advanced standing are not eligible. Students completing Foundation Studies Programs are also not eligible.


  1. Applicants must have completed the equivalent of an Australian Bachelor degree qualification with a minimum high distinction average as based on the Australian grading system. 
  2. Students who have already commenced postgraduate studies or students transferring from other postgraduate programs are not eligible.  

Value of Scholarship: 


The University of Sydney will award 30 scholarships of AUD$10,000 each per annum, available for a maximum of three years, (total value AUD$30,000) for any Undergraduate program offered at the University (subject to the recipient maintaining satisfactory academic progress each year). 


30 scholarships of AUD$10,000 each, available as a one-off award (total value AUD$10,000) for any Postgraduate Coursework program offered at the University of Sydney. 
Note: Scholarship Recipient (both Undergraduate and Postgraduate) will have to take care of their living allowance. 

Duration of Sponsorship:

Three years for Undergraduate programme and one year for masters programme. 

Eligible Candidates:

All international Students. 

To be taken at:

University of Sydney, Australia.

Application Deadline:

The deadline for receipt of applications and complete supporting documentation (academic and English language proficiency results) is 15, January 2014 for Semester 1, 2014, and 30, June 2014 for Semester 2, 2014.

How can I Apply: 

No separate application for a scholarship is necessary. An Application for Admission to the University of Sydney in 2013 will constitute an application for a scholarship. All applications meeting the selection and eligibility criteria will be automatically considered. 
Applicants must submit an application for admission and complete supporting documentation (academic and English language proficiency results) in time and receive a firm, unconditional offer from the University of Sydney. 

Visit the Scholarship Webpage for more information.

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