Applied Urban Geography Award

This scholarship recognises students who completed a geography major in a bachelor of Science, Arts or Environment and are enrolling in a respective honours program or a Master of Geography with a thesis in applied urban geography.

Applications open

15 Feb 2021

Applications closed

31 Mar 2021

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

up to $2,000

Applicable study areas

Environment and natural resources; Language, literature and cultural studies; Sciences and mathematics

Number of scholarships awarded


  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • Be enrolled through the honours stream of a Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Environments, or Master of Geography in 2020.

    Selection criteria

    • Performance in the applicant’s undergraduate studies: weighted average mark in units that have contributed to a geography major.
    • Strength of the preliminary research proposal put forward in the application for an honours or masters thesis and the completed application form.
  • Application process

    Students must complete the application form and also submit:

    • A letter of application that includes an outline of activities and interests beyond academia (no longer than 1 page)
    • A curriculum vitae

What are the benefits?

A single payment of up to $2000.

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