The University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, ranked 45 on QS list globally, has announced its ‘Future of Change’ scholarships. These scholarships will be offered exclusively to students from India who are ready to re-imagine the world around them and deliver on the demands the future would place before the global community.
“‘Future of Change’ Scholarships will be awarded to high achieving students across a range of disciplines, including Arts & Social Sciences, Architecture, Business, Engineering, International Law, Art & Design and Medicine,” says Amit Dasgupta, founding Country Director of UNSW India.
The awards 61 in number ranges from $5,000 for one year to full tuition fee scholarship.
“To encourage more women to pursue engineering studies a full tuition fee waiver is on offer for a woman student,” adds Dasgupta. “The objective,” said Dasgupta, “is to create a culture of Engineering studies among women students in India. UNSW is uniquely placed to do this. The Quantum Computing effort is led by Professor Michelle Simmons. The Dean of School of Science is Professor Emma Johnston and the inspiration behind waste management is the Pravasi Bhartiya Samman awardee Professor Veena Sahajwalla. Women occupy a significant space in UNSW tapestry.”
Candidates aspiring admission to the ensuing September 2019 term need to submit a 2-minute digital video statement on how a scholarship at UNSW will help them achieve their aspirations. The video, covering how a scholarship at UNSW will help a candidate reach her goals, needs to show her passion and determination to become the future of change while meeting her goals.
A candidate needs to submit a Vimeo or YouTube link with her online application. The last date for applications is July 31, 2019. Those who have completed application for admission can begin applying for a scholarship.
To check eligibility and find out more about the Scholarships, interested students can visit Future of Change international.unsw.edu.au/futureofchange
UNSW was awarded the maximum QS Five Star Plus rating in 2019 for teaching, research, employability, facilities, internationalisation, inclusiveness, specialist subject and innovation.