Student Grants

Over 150 bursaries established by various generous bequests and donations to assist students in financial need.

Applications open

1 Jan 2019

Applications closed

10 Mar 2019

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

$1,000 - $10,000

Applicable study areas

All study areas

Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 250

  • Portrait photo of AJ Saiful Hilmi
    "My scholarships have helped me by providing all the essentials for my studies such as books and bus fares."
    - AJ Saiful Hilmi
  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be enrolled at the University of Melbourne
    • provide evidence of financial need

    Selection criteria

    Eligible students are selected on the basis of financial need.

  • Application process

    Submit an online Student Financial Assessment form by the closing date.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Successful applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application via email in April.

  • Variations of this scholarship

    Maud Isabella Aird Scholarship, Aitchison Scholarship, Student Appeal Grant, University Appeal Grant, Donald Munro Armstrong Bursary, John Baird Bursary, James Barrett Grant, Tom Benson Bursary, Guy Bradshaw Scholarship, Isaac Samuel Crawcour Bursary, Dick Bursary, Wilson Dilworth Foundation Bursary, F. Gordon Elford Grant, Edwin Nonus Smith Scholarship, Hilda Gibbons Bursary, Glasson Williams Bursary, Graduate Grant, Margaret Harrap Foundation Bursary, Georgiana Elizabeth Moore Hesketh Scholarship, Melbourne Campus Fair Jewish Women's Scholarship, Hugh and Eugenie Johnston Scholarship, Lucy Knapp Bursary, Mabel Kent Scholarship, Donald Mackay Memorial Grant, Jean and Alan Mackenzie Bursaries, Walter and Muriel McConnan Scholarship, John and Betty McCreery Scholarship, T.E. and E.R. Moran Bursary, Nell Norris Grant, Madge O'Shanassy Bursary, Rupert Gordon Renton Grant, No. 1 Rest Home Voluntary Aid Bursary, Robertson Scholarship, Roma Bottomley Grant, Saltau-Price Scholarship, William George Sharp Bursary, Sheridan Family Student Assistance Grant, David Thompson Scholarship, William Henry Lord Bursary, and Tipuna Karika Bursary.

What are the benefits?

A single payment varying from approximately $200 to $10,000.

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For complete listings of faculty-specific scholarships, please see individual faculty websites.

The information listed here is subject to change without notice. Where we have listed information about jointly run scholarships programs, please also see our partners' websites. Information describing the number and value of scholarships awarded is indicative.