Graduate Research Scholarships at the University of Melbourne 2024 (Fully-funded)

Graduate Research Scholarships at the University of Melbourne
Graduate Research Scholarships at the University of Melbourne

The University of Melbourne is excited to extend its Graduate Research Scholarships to outstanding and eligible students who aspire to pursue a full-time Masters by Research or doctoral degree at the University.

These scholarships are open to both domestic and international students who demonstrate exceptional academic achievements and are enrolling in a Masters by Research or doctoral program. The Graduate Research Scholarships, which include a stipend and fee offset, are granted based on the students’ academic merit.

Whether you are a domestic or international student, if you are committed to advancing your research career and have a strong academic background, this is an opportunity to receive financial support and pursue your higher education goals at the University of Melbourne.

Scholarship Sponsor(s): University of Melbourne, Australia

Host Institution(s): University of Melbourne, Australia

Scholarship Worth: Fully-funded

Number of Awards: 600

Study Level: Masters & Doctoral degree

Nationality: Domestic & International Students

SEE ALSO: The Rhodes Scholarships for Global Students to Study at Oxford 2023/24

Graduate Research Scholarships at Melbourne | DETAILS

This scholarship is applicable to all study areas with the value up to 100% fee remission and up to $110,000 will be awarded to approximately 600 applicants.

Living allowance of $34,400 per year pro rata (2023 full-time study rate) for up to two years for students undertaking a Masters by Research degree or up to 3.5 years for students undertaking a doctoral degree. The living allowance may be indexed annually and includes limited paid sick, maternity and parenting leave. 

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for Graduate Research Scholarships at the University of Melbourne, applicants are expected to meet the following conditions:

Applicants must be domestic and international students based on academic merit.

  • Applicants must be domestic or international students
  • Applicants must have applied for and meet the entry requirements for a graduate research degree at the University of Melbourne, or be currently enrolled in a graduate research degree at the University of Melbourne.

Scholarship Benefits

Successful applicants for the Graduate Research Scholarships at the University of Melbourne will receive these benefits:

  • Full fee offset for up to two years for students undertaking a Masters by Research degree or up to four years for students undertaking a doctoral degree.
  • Living allowance of $34,400 per year pro rata (2023 full-time study rate) for up to two years for students undertaking a Masters by Research degree or up to 3.5 years for students undertaking a doctoral degree. The living allowance may be indexed annually and includes limited paid sick, maternity and parenting leave.
  • Relocation grant of $2000 for students moving from States or Territories other than Victoria or $3000 for students moving from outside Australia.
  • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) Single Membership for international students who require a student visa to study in Australia

Fee offset scholarships

  • Full fee offset for up to two years for students undertaking a Masters by Research degree or up to four years for students undertaking a doctoral degree.

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: If you are a new student and havapplied for a graduate research course by the application closing date for that course, you will be automatically considered for the Graduate Research Scholarships.

If you have accepted a graduate research course offer and deferred commencement in order to be reconsidered for a scholarship, you must submit an online application form by 31 October to be considered for a scholarship in the following year.

If you are currently enrolled in a graduate research course for which you seek a scholarship, you must submit an online application form by 31 October to be considered for a scholarship in the following year.

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