The Alexander Saint Scholarship in Science

Applications open
9am, Thursday 19 December 2019
Applications close
5pm, Friday 28 February 2020
Payment per year
3 years
Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science (Advanced) or Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Science)
Australian Citizens
Australian Permanent Residents
New Zealand Citizens
Permanent Humanitarian Visa Holders
Type of Scholarship
Financial Need
Available In
Faculty of Sciences
Available To

The Alexander Saint Scholarship in Science was established in perpetuity by Bruce Saint, in memory of his youngest son, Alexander Saint, to support one disadvantaged undergraduate student who is commencing a Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science (Advanced) or Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Science) program of study at the University of Adelaide.

Alexander Saint studied at the University of Adelaide from 2002 - 2005 and graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Science) in 2005.

Applicants must be Australian citizens, permanent residents of Australia or holder of a permanent Humanitarian Visa or New Zealand citizen undertaking study as a Commonwealth supported student and must remain enrolled on a full time basis in the approved program for which the scholarship was approved.

Selection of the successful candidate will be made according to academic merit and level of disadvantage which will include financial need.  Academic merit for commencing students will be determined according to ATAR or equivalent scores. To be able to determine financial need your may need to provide supporting documentary evidence at the time of application. e.g. details of income tested Commonwealth income support payment, such as Youth Allowance, Austudy, ABSTUDY benefits , or other details of financial need.

The Scholarship must be taken up in the year in which it is offered: acceptance of the scholarship offer cannot be deferred. If a student declines the scholarship offer, the scholarship will be offered to the next eligible student.

Students in receipt of other University of Adelaide Scholarships can apply for this Scholarship.