Rosemary and Chris Lester Award

This scholarship, based on academic merit, provides $2500 for domestic students to spend on sustainability using knowledge gained in the University's Graduate Environmental Program.

Applications open

1 Oct 2021

Last day for applications

6 Mar 2022
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Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student

Total value

up to $2,500

Applicable study areas

Environment and natural resources

Number of scholarships awarded


  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be enrolled or enrolling in the Graduate Diploma in Environment or Master of Environment

    Selection criteria

    Selection for this scholarship is based on:

    • academic merit, with preference given to applicants from regional Victoria or requiring financial support
  • Application process

    Applicants will need to submit a Student Financial Need Assessment here.

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    Submit a course application

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Applicants will be notificed of the outcome in mid-April.

What are the benefits?

A single payment of $2500.

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