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Both the University and the Faculty offer a range of scholarships and awards to our students.
A number of scholarships are awarded for undergraduate study.
Master's by Coursework bursaries
The Faculty of Science offers a number of Master's by Coursework bursaries:
- These $2,000 merit bursaries are available to domestic students commencing a Master's by Coursework in the Faculty of Science in Semester 1 2016.
- To be eligible, you must have a WAM of 70 or above.
- The bursaries are a one-off payment of $2,000.
- The bursaries will be paid after the successful completion of 24 points of study.
- You do not need to apply. All students commencing a Science Master's coursework on a full-fee paying basis will be considered automatically.
- Successful students will be notified by offer letter. Unsuccessful candidates will not be notified.
Science International Masters Scholarships
UWA invites high achieving students undertaking graduate studies to apply for a newly launched $2 million scholarship program for coursework master's degrees, including the Science International Masters Scholarships.
Science International Postgraduate Merit Awards
The Faculty of Science offers international students a number of Postgraduate Merit awards:
- These awards are only available to full-fee paying international students who commence a Master's by Coursework in the Faculty of Science in 2015 or 2016.
- Awards are valued at either $12,000 or $6,000 (payable after census date each semester) e.g. for the $12,000 award, student will receive $3,000 each semester over the two year Master course.
- Students who are in receipt of a full-fee paying scholarship (for example Australian Awards) are not eligible.
- To be considered for an International Science Postgraduate Merit Award, applicants need to have accepted an offer for one of the Faculty of Science Master's courses.
- Students do not need to apply. All international students commencing a Science Master's coursework will be considered automatically.
- Candidates will be ranked by the Faculty of Science Scholarship Selection Committee. Selection will be based on academic merit.
- Successful students will be notified. Unsuccessful candidates will not be notified.
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- Anatomical Sciences
- Biological Arts
- Biological Science
- Biomedical Science
- Clinical Exercise Physiology
- Environmental Science
- Exercise Science
- Geographic Information Science
- Health Science
- Human Biology
- Industrial and Organisation Psychology
- International Development
- Urban and Regional Planning
Singaporean and Malaysian students
The Faculty of Science also awards a number of scholarships specifically for Singaporean and Malaysian students.
Scholarships for Future International Students
Check out the full range of scholarships UWA offers to prospective international students.
UWA offers a number of specific science scholarships for Honours.
More information is available from the Scholarships Office.
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