Macquarie University Merit Scholarship

Macquarie University Merit Scholarship


The Macquarie University Merit Scholarship is valued at $12,000 per year.


The scholarship is renewable for up to five years contingent on meeting ongoing eligibility criteria. The scholarship cannot be deferred.

How to apply

To apply complete the Macquarie University Undergraduate Direct Scholarship Application 2019 Important – Read the full instructions before completing this application form.

Closing Date

Applications closed 4 January 2019.


Macquarie University invites final year secondary students expecting to receive an ATAR of 98.5 or above to apply for a Macquarie University Merit Scholarship. These highly competitive scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic merit in the HSC or equivalent.

The successful applicants for this scholarship will be able to demonstrate:

  • Outstanding character
  • Maturity
  • Common Sense
  • Financial and other disadvantages are also considered

Please note that students who have taken a gap year after the HSC are also eligible to lodge an application provided they have only taken one year off and have not undertaken any tertiary study during the year.


Email or phone (02) 9850 7337 / (02) 9850 6401

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