Melbourne Access Scholarships
These scholarships are available to commencing undergraduate students who gained admission to the University while having experienced difficult circumstances that impacted on their Year 12 result.
No application is required. You will be automatically considered for this award.
Full benefit details
Australian / domestic student
up to $15,000
Applicable study areas
All study areas
Number of scholarships awarded
What are the benefits?
An allowance of $5,000 per year (paid in half-yearly instalments) for up to three years.
Ten high-achieving students will also receive a HECS Student Contribution exemption for the duration of their undergraduate degree course (excluding Honours degrees).
The duration these scholarship will be extended with one year if you enrol in a Bachelor (Extended) course and/or a concurrent diploma at the same time as their Bachelor degree course at the University of Melbourne.
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.