Science Abroad Travelling Scholarships

This scholarship supports PhD students in the Faculty of Science undertaking travel to attend conferences, fieldwork, etc. as part of a Study Away request.

Applications open

1 Jan 2021

Last day for applications

30 Nov 2021
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Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

up to $1,500

Applicable study areas

Sciences and mathematics

Number of scholarships awarded

At least 1

  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be an enrolled PhD student (MPhil students are not eligible);
    • be confirmed in your candidature;
    • undertake travel before your maximum course duration date;
    • undertake travel before submitting your thesis;
    • not have previously held a Science Abroad Travelling Scholarship, a Faculty of Science Travelling Scholarship or a Melbourne Abroad Travelling Scholarship.

    Selection criteria

    Schools in the Faculty of Science independently rank applications for the awarding of Science Abroad Traveling Scholarship.

  • Application process

    Contact your School's Academic Support Officer for information on how to apply (see contact details below).

  • When will I know the outcome?

    The outcome will be dependent on the application process of the relevant School. Please contact your School for more details.

    The Faculty of Science will notify successful applicants.

What are the benefits?

A single payment of approximately $1500.

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