Science Start Up Scholarship

This scholarship, valued at $1000, is for all Victorian school leavers who completed their studies in 2017 with an ATAR of between 92.00 and 98.95 and enrolled in the Bachelor of Science at the University of Melbourne.

Application type

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

Benefit type

General allowance
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student

Total value

up to $2,000

Applicable study areas

Sciences and mathematics

Number of scholarships awarded

Guaranteed to all eligible students

  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be an Australian citizen or permanent resident, or a New Zealand citizen
    • have completed Year 12 or the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma in Victoria
    • not have been awarded results for subjects undertaken as part of a degree course at a tertiary institution in Australia
    • have enrolled for a full-time University of Melbourne Bachelor of Science degree for commencement in Semester 1 2018 following completion of Year 12 or IB in 2017. Students enrolled part-time may be eligible.

    Selection criteria

    Awarded on the basis of merit, and guaranteed to all students who satisfy course prerequisites and achieved an ATAR of between 92.00 and 98.95.

  • Application process

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

What are the benefits?

Payments of $1000 in the first year and $1000 in second or third year if students undertake an approved international experience.

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