Scholarships for Student Exchange

UNSW Scholarships for Student Exchange

There are a number of financial awards available for student exchange. Most awards are awarded on the basis of academic merit. Scholarships are usually confirmed when exam results for the session prior to exchange are available.

UNSW Scholarships

Scholarships for travel and exchange.

The New Columbo Plan

Valued at up to $67,000 the New Colombo Plan - Scholarship Program is a signature initiative of the Australian Government that aims to lift knowledge of the Indo-Pacific in Australia and strengthen our people-to-people and institutional relationships, through study and work placement undertaken by Australian undergraduate students in the region.

Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarship

Valued at $12,000 the Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarship is open to Australian undergraduate students who are undertaking one or two semester(s) of exchange at a partner university in Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong or Singapore.

UNSW Engineering scholarships

See scholarships for UNSW Engineering students.


OS-HELP provides Commonwealth Government financial assistance to eligible students, to help pay a range of overseas study expenses.

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

The DAAD is Germany’s largest scholarship awarding organisation and runs several programs to support academic exchange between Germany and other countries.

Centrelink payments

If you receive Youth Allowance, you can usually arrange to have your payments continue while overseas.

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