Dixson Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a University of Melbourne Faculty of Science student who is completing study in the School of Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics & Statistics, on the basis of academic merit.

Application type

No application is required. You will be automatically considered for this award.

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

$500 - $2,200

Applicable study areas

Sciences and mathematics

Number of scholarships awarded

7

  • Eligibility & selection criteria

    Eligibility

    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • Be enrolled in a Doctor of Philosophy Science in the School of Chemistry, and
    • Have completed a University of Melbourne Bachelor of Science (Honours) with a specialisation in Chemistry, or a Master of Science (Chemistry).
    OR
    • Be enrolled in a Doctor or Master of Philosophy Science in the School of Physics,
    • Be undertaking research in Experimental Physics.
    OR
    • Be enrolled in the first, second or third year of a Bachelor of Science in the School of Mathematics and Statistics and have completed subjects in Applied Mathematics, or
    • Be enrolled in the second or third year of a Bachelor of Science in the School of Mathematics and Statistics and have completed subjects in Pure Mathematics.

    Selection criteria

    Eligible candidates will be ranked based on:

    • Academic Merit.

What are the benefits?

School of Physics:

A single payment of up to $2,200.

School of Chemistry:

A single payment of up to $2,200.

School of Mathematics and Statistics:

A single Payment up to $500. At least five scholarships are available.

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