University Hall residents may be eligible for a number of University Hall supported scholarships and bursaries.There also many academic scholarship opportunities which University Hall residents are eligible for. Find out more.

Ralph Pervan Scholarship

Created to honour the memory of the late Ralph Pervan, a much loved member of the Hall who worked to promote social unity. Each year University Hall seeks to support rural Western Australian students in their move to University studies by offering the Ralph Pervan Scholarship. The scholarships guarantee a place in University Hall for the first academic year and provide free board for a period of up to 17 weeks in second semester. Any student completing Year 12 at a secondary school in rural WA, and seeking admission to a course in The University of Western Australia in the following year, may apply for the award of one of the scholarships.

Eligibility

Any student completing Year 12 at a secondary school in rural WA, and seeking admission to a course in The University of Western Australia in the following year, may apply for the award of one of the scholarships. The award is made on the basis of the applicant’s potential to benefit from university studies and to contribute to the community both within the Hall and at large. The ideas for which Dr Pervan stood will be borne in mind when making the award. Thus, academic potential, citizenship, leadership and sporting qualities will all be taken into account.

Key dates

Applications open: 1 November 2015
Applications close: 31 December 2015

To Apply, click here.

University of Western Australia Club Scholarship

This scholarship, provided by The University Club of Western Australia, provides successful candidates with a reduced rental rate for a selected NRAS room.

Eligibility

Applicants must be returning residents who have resided in the Hall for at least one academic year, attained satisfactory academic results and meet NRAS eligibility requirements.

This scholarship is awarded to residents who demonstrate a proven need for financial assistance through a written application. Please obtain an application form from the ResLife Office or contact reslife@unihall.uwa.edu.au .

Key dates

Applications open: 30 March 2015
Applications close: 24 April 2015

University of Western Australia Accomodation Bursary

This bursary provides for payment of half the recipients annual accommodation fees including all meals. Applicants must be current or prospective full-time UWA Australian domestic undergraduate or postgraduate students who meet NRAS eligibility requirements. To apply, click here

Key dates

Applications for 2015 are currently closed.

Indigenous Enabling Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarship

The purpose of the Indigenous Enabling-CAS is to facilitate choice in higher education and to increase higher education participation by Indigenous students from low socioeconomic backgrounds who need to relocate from regional and remote areas to undertake an Aboriginal Orientation or Enabling Course.

Available in the Indigenous Scholarship Round 3 2014

Available in the 2015 New and Continuing Students Scholarship Round for Semester 1.

To apply, click here.

Key dates

Applications open: 19 January 2015

Applications close: 2 March 2015

University Hall Domestic Undergraduate Scholarship

The University Hall Domestic Undergraduate Scholarship is to assist commencing UWA students with the cost of living on campus. It is awarded to a student based on academic achievement, financial need and/or educational disadvantage. This scholarship is available to Australian Citizens, Australian Permanent Residents, New Zealand Citizens or a student that holds an Australian Humanitarian Visa.

Applications are submitted online to the Scholarships Office via the application portal Pandora.

Eligibility

Scholarships are available to assist commencing domestic undergraduate students with the cost of University Hall accommodation.

Key dates

Students will have the opportunity to apply in the “New and Continuing Student Scholarships for Semester 2” Round

Applications open: 22 June 2015

Applications close: 31 July 2015

Convocation Accommodation Scholarship

The Convocation of UWA Graduates and The University of Western Australia are providing a scholarship to assist an eligible regional or remote student with the cost of accommodation at University Hall or other college affiliated with the University. Available in 2015 for New and Continuing Students Scholarship Round for Semester 1. To apply, click here.

Key dates

Applications open: 19 January 2015

Applications close: 1 March 2015

Indigenous Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarships

Indigenous Commonwealth Accommodation Scholarships (ICAS) are intended to assist students receiving a Centrelink payment or who can demonstrate financial hardship who need to relocate from regional or remote areas to undertake an undergraduate degree (including Honours), or a Graduate Diploma.

Available in the indigenous Scholarship Round 3 2014.

Available in the 2015 New and Continuing Students Scholarship Round for Semester 1.

To apply, click here.

Key dates

Applications open: 19 January 2015

Applications close: 2 March 2015

Rio Tinto Undergraduate Residential Scholarship for Indigenous Students

Rio Tinto donates funds to The University of Western Australia (the University) to provide scholarships to support and encourage a diverse range of students. Five Rio Tinto Undergraduate Residential Scholarships are available to support and encourage Indigenous students to undertake an undergraduate degree course at the University by covering the cost of accommodation at University Hall or a residential college affiliated to the University and providing a living allowance for the duration of the course.

Key dates

These scholarships are not offered annually and are not availble in 2015.

Contact the Graduate Research and Scholarships Office on (+61) 8 6488 2807 or www.scholarships.uwa.edu.au for further information.

BHP Billiton Iron Ore Indigenous Scholarships Undergraduate

BHP Billiton Iron Ore Ltd donates funds annually for a maximum of five scholarships to assist Australian Indigenous students undertaking an undergraduate degree course at The University of Western Australia. The Scholarships provide a living allowance, ancillary allowance and residential accommodation fees at one of the UWA Residential Colleges.

Eligibility

Applicants must be an Indigenous Australian resident, enrolled or eligible to enroll in an undergraduate course at The University of Western Australia and accepted to reside in an affiliated residential college.

Key dates

Applications open: 2 November 2015
Applications close: 19 December 2015

This scholarship is administered by the School of Indigenous Studies and is currently closed for applications.

Indigenous Accommodation Allowance Scholarship

The Indigenous Accommodation Allowance Scholarship is provided to cover the cost of staying at University Hall or another residential college affiliated with the University.

Eligibility

Applicants must be an Indigenous Australian.

Amount

$20,000 per annum paid in semester instalments.

Key dates

Applications open: 2 November 2015
Applications close: 19 December 2015

UWA Fogarty Foundation Scholarships

The UWA Fogarty Foundation Scholarships have been established in conjunction with the Fogarty Foundation to provide senior secondary students who show significant academic potential, together with a strong sense of community involvement and responsibility, with an opportunity to undertake an undergraduate degree of their choice at The University of Western Australia.

The scholarships will be awarded to senior secondary students who show significant academic and leadership ability together with a strong sense of community involvement and responsibility in Year 11 and/or 12.

Eligibility

The scholarships will be awarded to senior secondary students who show significant academic and leadership ability together with a strong sense of community involvement and responsibility in Year 11 and/or 12.

Amount

This scholarship includes partial payment of residential college fees for the duration of a student’s degree.

$10,000 per annum paid in semester instalments.

Key dates

Applications open: 1 June 2015
Applications close: 30 September 2015

Fairway UWA Accommodation Scholarship

Alumni of The University of Western Australia donate funds annually to assist Fairway UWA graduates to undertake an undergraduate degree course at the University. A maximum of ten scholarships are available, providing assistance with accommodation at a residential college affiliated with the University.

Key dates

Applications open: 1 June 2015
Applications close: 31 October 2015