Archbishop Mannix Travelling Scholarship at Newman College

This scholarship, worth between $100,000 and $150,000, supports Catholic postgraduate students to study overseas, before pursuing an academic career in Australia.

Applications open

1 Sep 2020

Applications closed

30 Nov 2020

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Annual payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

up to $100,000

Applicable study areas

All study areas

Number of scholarships awarded

Up to 1 every 2–3 years

  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • intend to pursue an academic career in Australia
    • give evidence of capacity for successful research
    • possess the qualities of character and general ability which would justify the hope of his or her becoming a competent member of the teaching staff of a Tertiary Institute and a well-reputed Catholic in that office
    • satisfy the Selection Committee that his or her financial position warrants a grant from the Fund

    Selection criteria

    Preference is given to applicants who are graduates of the University of Melbourne.

  • Application process

    Download and submit the application form.

    Further information and application forms may be obtained from

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Applicants will be contacted towards the end of 2020.

  • Variations of this scholarship

    This scholarship is awarded every 2 - 3 years.

  • About the donor

    Catholics of Victoria

    The Scholarship was endowed by the Catholics of Victoria in honour of His Grace, the Most Reverend Daniel  Mannix, D.D., LL.D., Archbishop of Melbourne, on the occasion of His Grace's  sacerdotal diamond jubilee.  His Grace presented the endowment to Newman College within the University of Melbourne to be  administered as a Travelling Scholarship Fund.

What are the benefits?

An annual payment of up to $50,000 per annum for two years (but may be extended to three years).

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