The Illawarra ANZAC Scholarship is offered to assist students from the Illawarra (Wollongong, Shellharbour, Kiama) with their academic goals whilst undertaking studies at UOW. Applicants must have a connection to the Australian Defence Force, with either themselves, a parent or grandparent having served in an operational or peacekeeping role. Operational service with the Army Reserve qualifies.
Two scholarships are on offer valued at $5,000 Per annum over three years. If you are facing unique challenges that you think financial support could address to assist with your chosen degree, then we would strongly encourage you to apply. However all eligible students will be considered and are welcome to apply.
Open from 21/Jul/2022 to 09/Dec/2022
$5000 per annum
Three (3) years
Level of Enrolment
Year of Scholarship
Any UOW undergraduate degree
Broad Study Area
Arts & International Studies, Business, Creative Arts, Education, Engineering, Graduate Medicine, Health & Medicine, Information & Communications Technology, Law, Mathematics & Statistics, Media, Communications & Journalism, Physics, Psychology, Science
Faculty of Business and Law, Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences, Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health, Faculty of the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities
Successful applicants must remain enrolled full-time in an undergraduate degree at any onshore campus at the University of Wollongong for the duration of this scholarship
Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, New Zealand Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or Australian Permanent Humanitarian Visa Holder
Successful applicants must maintain a credit average (Weighted Average Mark 65+).
Applicants must be able to demonstrate that they reside within the Wollongong, Shellharbour or Kiama Local Government areas
Successful applicants must have had a parent or grandparent serve within a operational or peacekeeping role within the Australian Defence Force, or they themselves have similarly served. Operational service with the Army Reserve qualifies.
If you're facing unique challenges that you think financial support could address to assist with your chosen degree, then we¿d strongly encourage you to apply. However all eligible students will be considered and are welcome to apply.