Each year the University may award a scholarship known as the Thrive Scholarship. Access to high-quality university education is critical to increasing social mobility. Scholarships are an avenue to demonstrate that excellence is everywhere. All students, regardless of their background, have the right to thrive.
Field of study
All ANU undergraduate degrees
The award shall be available for award each year to a new ANU student who:
The scholarship is valued at up to $50,000 over up to 5 years. The scholarship will be paid as per the schedule below.
In addition to the stipend component of the scholarship, Thrive Scholars are mentored by established ANU students from similar backgrounds. Thrive Scholars also receive priority enrolment in a Vice-Chancellor's financial leadership course. These opportunities together are the key elements that ensure the success of Thrive Scholars.
How to apply
Application is via the University Admissions Centre (UAC) Equity Scholarships Portal. The link to the portal is available by clicking on the "Apply Now" button at the top of this page.
The application shall also consist of a supporting statement of no more than 500 words detailing:
The Supporting Statement shall be submitted to ANU Access and Inclusion via email firstname.lastname@example.org prior to the scholarship closing date.