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Scholarship for exceptional new alumni continuing their study


Have you completed an undergraduate degree in the last five years? Are you ready to start postgraduate study for a better Australia?


Joseph Rowlands BE’18
Joseph Rowlands

Apply for a Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship before 2 September 2020 and join the exceptional UNSW scholars who are already making a difference thanks to one of the most powerful development scholarships in Australia.

Valued up to $120,000 over three years, the scholarship is designed to focus on developing leadership potential in tomorrow’s leaders. 

“The Westpac Future Leader Scholarship will open doors you didn’t even know existed,” says Joseph Rowlands BE’18, Westpac Scholar, 2018 Future Leader.

Grace Constable
Grace Constable

PhD student Grace Constable of UNSW Science and Westpac Scholar, 2018 Future Leader agrees: “The Westpac Scholarship has enabled me to develop the confidence to think bigger and pursue my ambitions with conviction. 

“I'm grateful for the support it has given me to focus in on my professional and personal development during my studies, but I value even more highly the chance to expand my thinking through engaging with and learning from the people I have met through the program, and their spectrum of passions.”

Oscar Osborne
Oscar Osborne

The scholarship includes a nine-month bespoke Leadership Development Program and the opportunity to spend up to six months abroad to gain global experience. Recipients also become part of the W100 – a diverse and collaborative community of Australia’s brightest and boldest. 

“Becoming a Westpac Future Leaders Scholar and joining the W100 has facilitated my engagement with a diverse group of students, academics, and industry professionals to better develop my research interests,” says Oscar Osborne MPBS ‘20, Westpac Scholar, 2020 Future Leader.

If you’re commencing a PhD or Masters by Coursework in 2021, apply for a Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship today.