Melbourne Graduate Scholarship (Education)

This scholarship is available to one high achieving international student undertaking the Master of Teaching (Early Childhood), (Primary), (Early Childhood and Primary) or (Secondary) who is a citizen of Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, India, Mexico or a country in Latin America. The scholarship provides a 25% fee remission for up to 2 years (up to the value of $18,864).

Applications open

1 Sep 2020

Applications closed

15 Nov 2020

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

General allowance
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

International student

Total value

25% fee remission

Applicable study areas

Education, teaching and training

Number of scholarships awarded


  • Sin Sin Ooi, Student, Master of Teaching
    "I hope that I can go back to my home country, Malaysia, to teach after I graduate, and hopefully I will contribute useful ideas to Malaysian schools (especially government schools) with the knowledge and experiences I have gained from this program."
    Read Sin Sin's story
  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be a citizen of Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, India, Mexico or a country in Latin America and not be an Australia or New Zealand citizen or a permanent resident of Australia
    • be commencing study at the University of Melbourne for the first time in 2021
    • not be in receipt of any other tuition fee remission scholarship or sponsorship which, in combination with the Melbourne Graduate Scholarship, exceeds 100% of tuition fees
    • not have received any other scholarship provided by the Australian Government in the last 2 years
    • have received an offer to study at the Melbourne Graduate School of Education and go on to enrol as a full-time student in the Master of Teaching (Early Childhood), (Primary), (Early Childhood and Primary) or (Secondary)

    Selection criteria

    Eligible students are selected on the basis of academic merit and their answers to the application questions.

  • Application process

    Submit an online application. The application form will be available when the scholarship opens.

    For any queries regarding this scholarship please email:

  • When will I know the outcome?

    All applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application by January 2021.

What are the benefits?

25% fee remission.

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