Faculty of Arts 110 Scholarship
The Faculty of Arts 110 Scholarship commemorates 110 years of the Faculty by supporting students in financial need and ensuring that an Arts degree continues to be accessible to all students, no matter their background.
2 Jan 2023
8 Mar 2023
Australian / domestic student
up to $24,000
Applicable study areas
Historical, philosophical, political and social studies; Language, literature and cultural studies
Number of scholarships awarded
At least 1
"This scholarship had an enormous positive impact on my life. I was able to reduce my working hours during the rest of the semester, giving me more time to study. As a result of the extra time I was able to dedicate to my studies, my academic performance improved drastically. Most notably, I submitted my thesis – something that I truly believe would have been impossible to achieve without the assistance of the Arts 110 Scholarship. Your generosity has made it possible for me to continue my studies at honours level and achieve things I never thought possible. This experience has enriched my life today and opened up career and study pathways in my future."
- Rebecca Vannapraseuth
Eligibility & selection criteria
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:
- be enrolled or enrolling in an Honours, graduate coursework or research program in the Faculty of Arts, the University of Melbourne; and,
- be in financial need.
Eligible applicants will be assessed by a selection committee, with scholarships awarded to the student most disadvantaged in their academic work by financial need.
Eligible applicants must complete the online application form including:
- a 300-500 word statement outlining how the scholarship will impact your life and assist with your studies;
- evidence of a complete and submitted University of Melbourne Student Financial Assessment form;
- at least one academic reference;
- a current statement of results; and,
- any other information to support the application that may assist the committee in making its decision.
When will I know the outcome?
Applicants will be advised of the outcome via email.
About the donor
The Faculty of Arts 110 Scholarship Fund
Established in 2013 to commemorate 110 years of the Faculty, the Faculty of Arts 110 Scholarship Fund aims to ensure that an Arts degree continues to be accessible to all students, no matter their background.
The Faculty wants as many students as possible to have access to a high quality Arts education at the University, and to nurture a new generation of thinkers and leaders through the Faculty of Arts.
It is for this very reason that the Faculty of Arts 110 Scholarship Fund supports those students who have demonstrated the skill and creative acumen to excel, but who are hampered by circumstances beyond their control.
As one of the Faculty's flagship priorities, over 200 friends and alumni of the Faculty give to the 110 Fund. This commitment increases access and equity and assists students who may struggle to find the means to come to the University.
The Faculty of Arts 110 Scholarship Fund provides support for undergraduates and graduates who struggle financially, have relocated from rural areas and/or are Indigenous Australians.
We welcome the recent support of Melbourne Arts Students Society (M-ASS)
What are the benefits?
Offers up to $24,000. Several awards will be offered from this amount.
Recipients are required to:
- accept online within 21 days; and,
- submit a final report.
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