HVP Plantations Forestry Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a domestic student enrolling in the Master of Ecosystem Management and Conservation student who is experiencing disadvantaged circumstances.

Applications open

14 Dec 2021

Applications closed

25 Jan 2022

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Bi-annual payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student

Total value

up to $20,000

Applicable study areas

Environment and natural resources; Sciences and mathematics

Number of scholarships awarded


  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • Be an Australian citizen, permanent resident, or New Zealand citizen; and
    • Have applied for the Master of Ecosystem Management and Conservation.

    Preference will be given to high-achieving students from a regional or remote area of Australia.

    Selection criteria

    Eligible candidates will be ranked based on:

    • Academic merit;
    • Level of disadvantage based on rural or regional background; and
    • The potential impact of the scholarship on the student’s circumstances and career interests, as outlined in their application.
  • Application process

    Fill in an application form and submit it to the Faculty of Science by the due date.

What are the benefits?

  • $10,000 per year (paid in two instalments in April and September) for up to two years

Further Information

For further information, email science-awards@unimelb.edu.au

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