UWA Fogarty Foundation Scholarship

The University of Western Australia

There are 10 scholarships on offer to Year 12 WA high school students.

Applications close in May 2019

The UWA Fogarty Scholarship Program is enriching our community by investing in exceptional young people who use their skills, abilities and commitment to lead positive change in our community, State and nation.

Established in 2004, the Program is a joint initiative of the Fogarty Foundation and The University of Western Australia and is one of Australia’s premier scholarship programs, awarding 10 new scholarships to students each year.

Each scholarship is valued at $10,000.

About the program

If selected for the UWA Fogarty Foundation Scholarship program, you’ll be provided with holistic support through opportunities to learn, acquire skills, build assets and create social networks.

Comprehensive education scholarships
As a UWA Fogarty scholar, you’ll receive $10,000 per year to assist in tuition, accommodation and general living expenses while completing your undergraduate studies at UWA.
Leadership program
Expand your horizons through opportunities to learn from, and have access to, a network of leaders, gain insight into how our community works and how you can positively make a contribution.
Leadership opportunities
As a Scholar, you will be able to lead projects, initiate ventures and act as an ambassador for the University.
Scholars and Alumni Network
You will be connected to a network of exceptional young people who support, mentor and inspire each other.

Academic Mentoring

Receive tailored academic mentoring from a UWA academic faculty member in your chosen field of study who will guide you through your university journey.

 More on the Foundation Link


Studying at UWA


To be eligible to apply, applicants are required to:

Application process

Step 1.
Before starting your application, prepare your supporting documents detailing your achievements.
Step 2.

Use the Matrix document as a guide to assist you outlining your achievements. Along with this document, you will provide all supporting documentation detailing your achievements through our online application portal.

*Note: We only accept year 11 and 12 achievements. 

Step 3.
Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview during the July school holidays.

Apply now