This FACT indicates the number of Rhodes scholars by birth state. Rhodes Scholarships are awarded to students with outstanding academic achievement, potential for leadership and their commitment to others. The scholarship provides recipients with full financial support to pursue one or more degrees at the University of Oxford. Scholarships are awarded annually and has been in place since 1902.
*NOTE no Rhodes Scholarships are awareded to the ACT and the NT individually, and are instead awarded to 'Australia-at-large'.