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No application is required, as this scholarship is awarded based on HSC results and University enrolments. Recipients will be informed by email.
This scholarship is valued at $5000.
This scholarship was founded in 1928 by a bequest £2,000 from Emeritus Professor Liversidge, who occupied the Chair of Chemistry from 1874 to 1907. The bequest was to form a scholarship fund for proficiency in chemistry, and supports the highest achieving candidates in HSC chemistry.
a. Established in 1928 by a bequest from Emeritus Professor Archibald Liversidge who occupied the Chair of Chemistry from 1874 to 1907, this Scholarship provides financial support for commencing undergraduate students in the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney who demonstrate outstanding talent and proficiency in chemistry.
a. Candidates must be an Australian citizen or Australian permanent resident.
b. Candidates must have completed the NSW Higher School Certificate (HSC), equivalent interstate secondary qualification, or International Baccalaureate (IB) in the year of consideration and must have achieved a minimum ATAR of 95, or equivalent.
c. Candidates must have completed both NSW HSC Chemistry and HSC Physics, or equivalent interstate / international subjects.
d. Applicants who have deferred or have undertaken a gap year are not eligible.
e. Applicants must be commencing full-time enrolment in an undergraduate, combined or double degree in the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney, and must enrol in at least 6 credit points of Chemistry units of study in each semester of their first year of study.
a. Scholarship(s) will be awarded each year on the basis of academic merit to:
b. The Scholarship will be awarded on the nomination of the Dean of the Faculty Science, or their nominee.
a. The Scholarship is valued at $5,000 and is tenable for one year only.
b. The Scholarship value will be paid in two equal instalments after the census date of each relevant semester.
c. Deferral of the Scholarship is not permitted and it is not transferable to another faculty, University school, or university.
d. The Scholarship will be offered subject to the availability of funds.
e. No other amount is payable.
a. To continue receipt of the Scholarship, the recipient must maintain a minimum Semester Average Mark (SAM) of 65 each semester and enrol in at least 6 credit points of Chemistry units of study each semester during their first year.
b. Recipients undertaking an exchange during the tenure of this Scholarship are required to have achieved a Satisfied Requirements grade (SR) to receive their next payment.
a. The Scholarship will be terminated if the recipient:
b. Once the Scholarship has been terminated, it will not be reinstated unless due to University error.
c. Where a student is found guilty of serious misconduct or withdraws from the relevant course, the University reserves the right to request that any Scholarship funds paid to the Scholarship recipient be reimbursed.