Harbison-Higinbotham Research Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1913 with a donation from William Harbison in memory of George Higinbotham, and is available to high achieving students undertaking research in the area of history, economics, politics, administration, government or sociology.
No application is required. You will be automatically considered for this award.
Full benefit details
Australian / domestic student
up to $94,200
Applicable study areas
Commerce, economics and management; Historical, philosophical, political and social studies
Number of scholarships awarded
What are the benefits?
The Harbison-Higinbotham Research Scholarship is jointly awarded with the A.O. Capell Scholarship and together provide:
- Living allowance of $39,400 per year pro rata (2023 full-time study rate) for up to 2 years for students undertaking a Master by research degree or up to 3.5 years for students undertaking a Doctoral degree. The living allowance may be indexed annually and includes limited paid sick, maternity and parenting leave.
- Relocation grant of $2,000 for students moving from States or Territories other than Victoria or $3,000 for students moving from outside Australia.
For complete listings of faculty-specific scholarships, please see individual faculty websites.
The information listed here is subject to change without notice. Where we have listed information about jointly run scholarships programs, please also see our partners' websites. Information describing the number and value of scholarships awarded is indicative.