Melbourne Scholarships

List of scholarships

Scholarship Value Current round closes Next round opens
Centre of Research Excellence in Disability & Health Scholarships

The Centre of Research Excellence in Disability & Health (CRE-DH) offers two scholarships in Social Epidemiology and one scholarship in Disability Policy.

$26,916 per annum

29-Sep-2017

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Endeavour - International Student Exchange Program (ISEP)

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Eugenie La Gerche Scholarship

Open to needy and deserving fourth year honours and graduate Art History students demonstrating potential

$9,018 Several awards may be offered from this amount

04-Mar-2018

08-Jan-2019

Felix Meyer Scholarship in Obstetrics & Gynaecology

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Fox International Fellowship Program (FIFP) (Yale University)

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Frank Knox Memorial Fellowships

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French History Research Higher Degree Scholarship

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Fulbright Scholarships

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Future Generations Scholarship

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George Lansell Memorial Scholarship

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Gordon Paul Castles Scholarship

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Gowrie Scholarship

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Graduate Access Melbourne Bursary

31-Mar-2017

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Graduate Research Access Scholarships

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Graduate Research Excellence Scholarships

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Graduate Research Scholarships

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Gwenda Ford English Literature Scholarship

04-Mar-2018

08-Jan-2019

H.B. Higgins Poetry Scholarship

Open to University of Melbourne alumni who graduated from a Bachelor of Arts (including BA Honours) with the intention of enhancing the study of poetry (in any language).

$4,159

23-Apr-2018

25-Feb-2019

Hansen Trust PhD Scholarship in History

For students undertaking a doctorate by research in History

$30,000 per annum for the length of a full-time PhD candidature

31-Oct-2018

02-Sep-2019

Housing Bursary

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01-Jan-2018

Hugh Noel Puckle Scholarship

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Human Rights Scholarship

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01-Jul-2017

Indigenous Bursaries

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01-Jan-2018

Indigenous Commonwealth Scholarships

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International Postgraduate Coursework Award

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Irene and Arthur Kinsman Award for Postgraduate Studies

28-Feb-2017

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Italian Australian Foundation Bursary

Open to disadvantaged fourth year Italian (Honours) students enrolled or enrolling to encourage research on Italian language, history and/ or culture.

$10,000 (several awards may be offered from this amount)

04-Mar-2018

08-Jan-2019

Italian Australian Foundation Peggy Guggenheim Internship

The Internship provides postgraduate students with financial assistance to travel to Venice to participate in an internship program working in the museum of the Peggy Guggenheim Collection

$8,000

09-Apr-2018

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Italian Australian Foundation Travel Scholarship

Open to disadvantaged undergraduate students enrolled or enrolling in ITAL20004/ITAL30005, ITAL20006/30012 or a subject to the satisfaction of the selection committee.

$20,000 (several awards are made from this amount)

29-May-2017

31-May-2018

Jack Wynhoven Scholarship

29-Mar-2017

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Jane Ariadne McLaurin Thomson and Barclay Thomson Scholarship

For students undertaking a graduate research studies in the field of Arthritis.

$5,150 per annum

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Jewish Holocaust Centre Wilson Family Award

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01-Jan-2018

John Balfour Memorial Scholarship

A scholarship for high-achieving students in the Melbourne School of Engineering

Approximately $3,000

17-May-2017

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John Collier Scholarship

For PhD students in the Melbourne School of Engineering undertaking travel

$2,500

23-Aug-2017

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John Hayden Research Fellowship

For Medical graduates undertaking a graduate research degree in the Department of Medicine at St Vincent's Hospital.

$4,706 per annum

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John and Allan Gilmour Research Award

For students undertaking a graduate research degree in medical or scientific fields.

$6,000 per annum

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KPMG Indigenous Pathway Scholarship

For students from Australian Indigenous descent enrolled in the second year of the Bachelor of Arts, Commerce or Science.

15-Mar-2017

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Keiko Hongo Japanese Scholarship

Open to 2nd and 3rd year or Honours students of Japanese who plan to go to Japan on a structured Japanese language or studies program or students intending to continue studies at Masters or PhD level.

$2,000 per scholarship (Approx)

02-Apr-2018

11-Feb-2019

Kenneth Myers Memorial Scholarship

Open to research students in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering to assist with travel and research overseas.

$10,000 paid over two years

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Kwong Lee Dow Relocation Allowance

For Kwong Lee Dow Young Scholars from regional Victoria and interstate.

$2,500

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Len Stevens Scholarship

For Melbourne School of Engineering students undertaking an approved program of extracurricular learning.

$15,000

23-Aug-2017

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Leslie Eric Paddle Scholarship in Neurology

For students undertaking a graduate research degree in the field of neurology.

$27,723 per annum

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Leslie Eric Paddle Scholarship in Orthopaedic Paediatrics

For students undertaking a graduate research degree in the field of Orthopaedic Paediatrics.

$26,916 per annum

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Lloyd Robson Memorial Award

Open to currently enrolled Graduate Research students of Australian history in the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies to assist them to undertake research interstate.

$4,381

27-Aug-2018

15-Jul-2019

MDHS Indigenous Research Training Support Scheme

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Maisie Fawcett Scholarship

31-Mar-2017

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Margaret Cohan Research Scholarships

Open annually to a fourth year or graduate student enrolled in Criminology or Psychology, who is undertaking research into child abuse.

$1,452

23-Apr-2018

25-Feb-2019

Mary Jane Lewis Scholarship

For Australian female students.

$30,000

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May Stewart Bursary

For students undertaking a graduate research degree in a field related to neurodegenerative diseases.

$27,723 per annum

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Melbourne Chancellor's Scholarship

For high achieving undergraduate students.

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Melbourne Global Languages Scholarship

For Study Abroad and Exchange students.

up to $7,000

01-Apr-2018

12-Jun-2018

Melbourne Graduate Scholarship

Melbourne Graduate Scholarship

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Melbourne International Undergraduate Scholarship

For high achieving international undergraduate students.

up to $56,000

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Melbourne Medical Postgraduate Committee Gordon-Taylor Scholarship

For Medical graduates undertaking a graduate research degree in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences.

$11,124 per annum

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Melbourne Mobility Assistance Grants

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Melbourne Mobility Awards

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Melbourne Mobility Excellence Awards

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Melbourne National Scholarship

For high achieving undergraduate students.

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Melbourne School of Engineering Scholarships

A range of scholarships awarded by the Melbourne School of Engineering to commencing high-achieving engineering and IT students.

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Melville Hughes Scholarship

For Medical graduates undertaking graduate research with the Melbourne Medical School

$80,000 per annum

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Miltiades and Alkistis Chryssavgis Scholarship

Open to students enrolled in the FULL 3 year BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE PROGRAM and must be commencing their 1st year of the program

$5,000

04-Mar-2018

08-Jan-2019

Nancy Frances Curry Scholarship

For students undertaking a graduate research degree in the field of motor neurone disease.

$15,000 per annum

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National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Postgraduate Scholarships

For high achieving students undertaking research in medicine or health sciences.

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New Colombo Plan Grant

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Northcote Trust Bursary

For indigenous Australian students.

up to $500

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01-Jan-2017

Other scholarship opportunities

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Peter Reid Memorial Scholarship

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PhD scholarship in Neuroimaging in Mood Disorders

For students undertaking research into neurobiological mechanisms underlying youth depression at Orygen, the National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health.

$26,916 per annum

14-Aug-2017

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PhD scholarship in Surgical Research

For students undertaking a graduate research degree in surgical research at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute (MCRI), based at the Melbourne Children's.

$30,000 per annum

02-Oct-2017

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R B McComas Research Scholarship in Ophthalmology

For students undertaking postgraduate study in ophthalmology.

$13,862 per annum

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RG and AU Meade Scholarship in Surgery

For Medical graduates undertaking a graduate research degree in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences.

$1,442 per annum

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RJ Fletcher Research Scholarship

For students undertaking a graduate research degree in the fields of cancer or anaesthetics.

$9,000 per annum

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Rae and Edith Bennett Travelling Scholarship

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01-Apr-2017

Randal and Louisa Alcock Scholarship

For students undertaking a graduate research degree in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences.

$4,635 per annum

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Residential College Scholarships

For students living at Residential Colleges of the University of Melbourne

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Riady Scholarship

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Richard Lovell Travelling Scholarship

For students undertaking a graduate research degree in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences and researching in a field relevant to cancer epidemiology.

$7,000

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Robert Bage Memorial Scholarship

For research students undertaking field work or study overseas.

$5,000

04-Oct-2017

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Ronald John Gleghorn Bursary

For students undertaking a graduate research degree in the fields of Rheumatoid Arthritis and/or Varicose Veins.

$26,916 per annum

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S. Ernest Sprott Fellowship

Open to an Australian citizen who is an outstanding scholar, less than 45 years of age at the time of the award, for scholarly study outside of Australia.

$44,248 One fellowship will be offered

30-Apr-2018

25-Feb-2019

Schwarzman Scholars Program

For Masters study at the Schwarzman College, Tsinghua University, Beijing

28-Sep-2017

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Setec - Peter Lloyd Scholarship

A scholarship for electrical engineering students in financial need.

$5,000

23-Aug-2017

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Shakespeare Scholarship

This prize is awarded to the student who submits the best essay between 4000 - 5000 words on the subject of Shakespeare.

$3,500 (Approx)

31-Jan-2018

01-Nov-2018

Sheppard M Lowe Scholarship

For students undertaking a graduate research degree related to diabetes mellitus.

$13,862 per annum

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Sir Arthur Sims Travelling Scholarship

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01-Apr-2017

Sir John and Lady Higgins Research Scholarship

For students undertaking research in the fields of chemistry and biochemistry related to pastoral and agricultural industries.

up to approx. $100,000

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01-Jul-2017

Sir Samuel Wadham Rural Students Scholarship

For students from a rural area who are in need of financial assistance.

up to approx $15,000

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01-Jan-2017

Sir Thomas Naghten Fitzgerald Scholarship

For medical graduates undertaking a graduate research degree in surgery

$11,845 per annum

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Sir Thomas Peel Dunhill Research Scholarship

For students undertaking a graduate research degree in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences.

$500 per annum

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Sport Scholarships

For elite and emerging student-athletes.

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Student Grants

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01-Jan-2018

The Emma Grollo Memorial Scholarship

Assists students of Italian language or literature to pursue their studies in those fields at an Italian university or institution approved by the Council.

$15,039 The award value may be shared across several recipients

30-Apr-2018

25-Feb-2019

The Eric Ormond Baker Scholarship

Provides two postgraduate Screen and Cultural Studies students with an opportunity to fund an international internship placement, and covers travel and living costs associated with this placement.

Two scholarships of $13,000 each

17-Sep-2018

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The Felix Meyer Scholarship

The purpose of the scholarship is to provide an opportunity, by travel or otherwise, for University of Melbourne graduates to undertake creative writing during the tenure of the scholarship.

$11,092 One or more scholarship may be awarded from these available funds.

09-Apr-2018

18-Feb-2019

The Harold Wright Scholarship and The Sarah & William Holmes Scholarship

Open to graduates, to assist the scholarship recipient with their living expenses while they are based in London for the purpose of studying prints at the British Museum.

$22,093

09-Apr-2018

26-Feb-2019

The Ian Robertson Travel Prize

Open to currently enrolled Graduate Research students in the discipline of history and best utilised as a top-up for a GRATS or ORES application.

$310

31-Oct-2018

16-Sep-2019

The Igor Meshakov-Korjakin Russian Scholarship

The scholarship is to enable students to study Russian language and/or Russian literature at a university in Russia or at the Pushkin Institute in Moscow.

$25,000 (Approx) Several awards may be offered from this amount

02-Jul-2018

06-May-2019

The Isobel Prowse Traveling Scholarship

Open to students enrolled in both of the subjects that constitute the Venice overseas intensive, namely ITAL20006/ITAL30012 and HIST20052/HIST30051.

$5,000

14-Apr-2017

18-Feb-2019

The Jessie Webb Scholarship

Open to students enrolled in a postgraduate course at the University of Melbourne in Ancient History or Classical Studies. Applicants will be assessed on their academic record and proposed program.

$13,222

23-Apr-2018

25-Feb-2019

The Miranda Jane Hughes Scholarship

Open to students undertaking research in the humanities in historical, philosophical or cultural studies of the body, health or science in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Melbourne.

$2,870

03-Sep-2018

23-Jul-2019

The Prue Torney Memorial Prize

Open annually to a female research student enrolled in a Graduate Coursework or Graduate Research program in the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies, to be used for travel to Asia.

$996

30-Apr-2018

25-Feb-2019

The Richard Gunter Bursaries (in French or English)

Open to postgraduate students for the purpose of supporting travel and/or research enrolled in French and English.

$6,500 Two awards may be offered from this amount.

26-Jun-2017

07-May-2018

The Robert and Gillian Cook Family Award

For students undertaking or applying for a graduate research degree in the Melbourne Dental School.

25,000 pa

31-May-2017

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The Willem Snoek Conservation Award

Open to students enrolled or enrolling in the Master of Material Conservation in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Melbourne.

$3,138

30-Jul-2018

04-Jun-2019

Thomas Ewing Scholarship

Approximately $1,800

04-Oct-2017

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Travelling Scholarships

For research students travelling overseas.

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Undergraduate Access Scholarships

For students who have experienced difficult circumstances which have impacted on their preparation for university study.

06-Oct-2016

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University of Melbourne - Faculty Scholarships

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University of Melbourne French Trust Fund

These grants are intended to assist doctoral students and recent post-doctoral researchers whose projects require research fieldwork trips for French Studies research in France.

$7,500 Several awards will be offered from this amount

02-Apr-2018

11-Feb-2019

Ursula Hoff Art History Scholarship

Open to students currently enrolled in Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research focusing on the area of Art History

$3,241 One or more awards may be offered from this amount

04-Mar-2018

08-Jan-2019

Victoria Latin America Doctoral Scholarship

For high achieving research students from Latin America.

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Victorian International Research Scholarship

For high achieving international research students.

$90,000

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Viola Edith Reid Bequest Scholarship

For medical graduates undertaking a graduate research degree in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences.

$27,723 per annum

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W. T. Mollison Scholarship in Modern Languages

Open to current third year and honours students intending on studying a modern language overseas.

$20,000 (Aprox)

15-Oct-2018

03-Sep-2019

W.E.J. Craig Travelling Scholarship

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