There are a range of scholarships and awards available to UNSW Law LLB students including specific Law School scholarships and awards, as well as university-wide scholarships that are open to Law School students.

Selection criteria vary between scholarships and may be based on academic merit, financial need, extra-curricular involvement, potential to contribute to the wider life of the university and/or leadership skills.

While some scholarship applications have closed, you can still apply for a scholarship throughout the course of your degree.

For more details on scholarships and awards available to UNSW Law students undertaking the undergraduate LLB program, click here.

Scientia Scholarship

Join a cohort of the brightest law students of your generation in a Law School that is renowned for innovation and excellence.

If you accept an offer to study Law at UNSW and your ATAR is 99.90 or above, you will be offered a Scientia Scholarship regardless of whether you have or have not sat the Law Admissions Test (LAT). This Scientia Scholarship provides the recipient with:

  • $10,000 per year for the minimum duration of your degree (subject to satisfactory progress)
  • An academic mentor to provide advice and support through your university studies
  • Invitations to special seminars and networking events
  • The opportunity to become a research assistant