Future Generations Scholarship

Established by donations to the University of Melbourne 2006 Annual Appeal, this scholarship is available to high achieving students undertaking a graduate coursework degree.

Application type

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

Benefit type

Bi-annual payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student

Total value

up to $10,000

Applicable study areas

Agriculture, animal studies, food science and veterinary science; Architecture, building and planning; Commerce, economics and management; Computing and Information; Engineering; Environment and natural resources; Historical, philosophical, political and social studies; Language, literature and cultural studies; Law, legal studies and criminology; Medicine, dentistry, health and welfare; Music; Performing and visual arts, theatre, film and television; Sciences and mathematics

Number of scholarships awarded

Up to 20

  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be an Australian citizen or permanent resident, or a New Zealand citizen
    • have applied for and received an offer for a graduate coursework degree at the University of Melbourne

    Selection criteria

    The scholarship is offered to students with the highest entry score taking in consideration the number of scholarships available.


    This scholarship is subject to the Coursework Scholarships Conditions.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    This scholarship is offered progressively by February (for courses commencing at the start of the year) or July for courses commencing in the middle of the year).

What are the benefits?

An allowance of $5,000 per year for up to two years. The allowance is paid in instalments in April and September of each year.

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