Scholarships and Prizes

Information about all scholarships, including closing dates and application forms is available from the UNSW Scholarships website.

Undergraduate Scholarships

A number of University wide and Faculty-based scholarships are available for students studying physics at UNSW. Some of these are available for students beginning their degree, other for students in higher years of study. A full list, including downloadable application forms, are available from UNSW’s scholarships webpage .


A number of prizes are offered every year for undergraduate students. Some of these are offered by the School of Physics for best performance in one or more physics courses during the year. Others are awarded by the Faculty of Science or the University for academic excellence throughout a year, or throughout the entire degree. Full details of all prizes awarded to undergraduate students are available at