Merit Based Scholarships

New Scholarships

We are proud to announce, for 2019, our range of academic merit based scholarships.

  • Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship $32,000* — For students with an ATAR of 90 or OP 5.
  • 25th Anniversary Scholarship $7,500 — For students with ATAR of 85 or OP 7.
  • Southern Cross Scholars: $5,000 — For students with ATAR of 80 or OP 9.

Note: ATAR/OP scores are inclusive of a maximum of 10 adjustment factors.

* Based on a student undertaking a 4-year degree receiving $8,000 per annum. Students undertaking a 3-year degree will also receive $8,000 per annum, for a total scholarship worth $24,000.

Application process

Students do not have to apply for Merit Based Scholarships. The Scholarships will be awarded to 2018 school leavers achieving the ATAR or equivalent OP outlined above, and who enrol in any Bachelor degree program in 2019.

Number available

  • The Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship (there are 6 available) will be awarded to any student enrolling in a Bachelor Degree program at Southern Cross University with an ATAR of 90 or OP5 or above.
  • 25th Anniversary Scholarships (there are 25 available) will be awarded to students enrolling in a Bachelor Degree program at Southern Cross University with an ATAR of 85 or OP7 or above.
  • Southern Cross Scholar scholarships (there are 20 available) will be awarded to students enrolling in a Bachelor Degree program at Southern Cross University with an ATAR of 80 or OP9 or above.

Value

  • Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship: $8,000 per year over course of study (up to 4 years).
  • 25th Anniversary Scholarship: $7,500
  • Southern Cross Scholars: $5,000

Course of study

Commencing in any undergraduate program. Studying on-campus at either Coffs Harbour, Lismore, the Gold Coast or Online.

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