Riady Scholarship

This scholarship was established with a donation from Tjahaja James Lee Riady and offered to high-achieving research students who intend to undertake fieldwork in Asia.

Application type

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

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

up to $650

Applicable study areas

All study areas

Number of scholarships awarded

At least 10

  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be enrolled in a graduate research degree at the University of Melbourne
    • intend to undertake fieldwork in Asia as part your graduate research degree

    Selection criteria

    Eligible candidates are selected on the basis of academic merit.


    • This scholarship can be held concurrently with another scholarship to undertake study related travel or fieldwork.
    • You must undertake the proposed fieldwork in Asia. If the fieldwork is cancelled you must notify Stop 1 and may be required to return any payments made.
    • You must provide a brief report on the benefits of the scholarship (on request) and give permission for the University to provide the report, your name and course details to the donor.
    • You must acknowledge the support of the scholarship in any published or produced material which relate to the field work for which the scholarship was awarded.
  • Application process

What are the benefits?

A one off allowance of $650. The Riady Scholarship can be held together with another travel award.

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