Introducing the Global Sporting Excellence Scholarship
Reach your full sporting potential with UWA's Global Sporting Excellence Scholarship.
The University of Western Australia is offering sporting scholarships to high-performing athletes, coaches and officials from across the globe who study with us.
This significant scholarship will be awarded to high-achieving undergraduate and postgraduate students from many different countries who are studying a wide variety of courses at the University.
If you’re looking to study in Australia, you could be awarded up to AUD$45,000 for undergraduate studies or AUD$30,000 for postgraduate studies to assist with your tuition fees.
Up to AUD$45,000 over three years for undergraduates.
Up to AUD$30,000 over two years for postgraduates.
|Postgraduate Score||scholarship value per year1||total scholarship value2|
|WAM 85+||AUD$15,000||Up to AUD$30,000|
|WAM 80.00 – 84.99||
|Up to AUD$20,000|
|WAM 75.00 – 79.99||AUD$8,000||Up to AUD$16,000|
|WAM qualifying student for entry into an eligible postgraduate course||AUD$5,000||Up to AUD$10,000|
1Based on two semesters of full-time study.
2Based on four semesters of full-time study.
In addition to the above criteria, the eligible applicant judged to be the highest rated student athlete, coach or official (according to UWA Sport criteria) among the candidate pool will be awarded the maximum scholarship value of $15,000 per year.
For more information on UWA Sport criteria, please contact High Performance Manager Nicole Serafini.
*An equivalent ATAR or WAM is determined by UWA Admissions having regards to the previous study used to gain entry into the University. Equivalent scores many vary occasionally.
How to apply
Attach a Sport CV, outlining your recent achievements in high-performance sport and referees from your previous coaches or state organisations, as a supporting document when applying for a course at UWA. Academic eligibility based on ATAR/WAM requirements will automatically be assessed as part of your application.