OUR SCHOLARSHIP

Shalom College has been known for its personal, academic and inclusive community. We attract residents from all backgrounds who want to succeed in their academic studies while meeting friends through social, sporting and cultural activities. The Shalom Gamarada Indigenous Scholarship is awarded based on financial need; course of study; past leadership, cultural and sporting achievements; and commitment to Shalom’s collegiate community. A Shalom scholarship will provide you with:

  • A supportive community of Indigenous and non-Indigenous students

  • A modern room

  • 3 meals a day

  • Study and common rooms

  • High ratio of Resident Advisors and Academic Tutors to residents

  • Academic and wellbeing support

  • Intercollegiate sports

  • Proximity to UNSW’s key academic departments and services

HOW TO APPLY

Applications for 2020 are now open

1. AM I ELIGIBLE?

  • Academic performance

  • Leadership ability

  • Sporting participation

  • Community Service

  • Individual initiative, achievement or special talents

  • Perseverance or persistence in challenging circumstances

  • Ability to live as a contributing member of the college community

  • Referees’ reports and other relevant recommendations

  • Performance in the interview

  • Acceptance into a degree at UNSW

2. HOW DO I APPLY?

Our application fee is only $25. It is payable via Mastercard or Visa and is non-refundable.  As part of the application process we will ask you to provide:

  • A recent photograph

  • An electronic copy of your most recent academic transcript or year 12 school report

  • The details of two referees, who will be contacted by the College

3. DO I NEED TO BE INTERVIEWED?

Once your application and references have been received, we will contact you should we wish to arrange an interview.​ Interviews are either in person at the College or via skype or phone for interstate applicants.

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