2024 Sanctuary Scholarship for People Seeking Asylum and Refugees with Temporary Protection at UNSW, Australia

Closing date: 31 July 2024

Student type: International students  

Level of study: All levels of study

Study area: Any

Scholarship value:  

· Full tuition fee scholarship* paid directly towards tuition fees; and

· $5,000** per annum paid as a stipend; and

· On-campus UNSW Accommodation (where accommodation is identified as a barrier to studying at UNSW) to a maximum value of $25,000 per annum paid directly to an approved UNSW Accommodation provider.

Description: UNSW offers a number of scholarships to support asylum seekers and refugees seeking to undertake coursework studies at UNSW. These scholarships aim to provide talented students with the opportunity to pursue tertiary studies at UNSW, and the financial means to focus on their studies.

These scholarships represent an excellent opportunity for eligible students with a genuine interest and passion in undertaking studies at UNSW to financially support their tertiary education. Any student who believes they meet the eligibility criteria for these scholarships is enthusiastically encouraged to submit an application

Eligibility: To be eligible, applicants must:

· Be commencing an eligible UNSW coursework degree program in Term 3 2024; and

· Have received an offer of admission* into an eligible program for Term 3 2024 by 11:59pm AEST Wednesday, 31 July 2024; and

· Be an asylum seeker or refugee currently holding** one of the following visas:

o Temporary Protection Visa (Subclass 785)

o Safe Haven Enterprise Visa (Subclass 790)

o Bridging Visa***

o Temporary Humanitarian Concern Visa (Subclass 786)

o Humanitarian Stay (Temporary) Visa (Subclass 449)

How to apply:  apply online  

More info: https://www.scholarships.unsw.edu.au/scholarships/id/1583