Wilfred Prest Travelling Fellowship

The Fellowship is open to students or graduates of the University who will undertake postgraduate studies in the field of Economics at an overseas university or research institution.

Applications open

2 Nov 2018

Applications closed

2 Dec 2018

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Bi-annual payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

up to $13,000

Applicable study areas

Commerce, economics and management

Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 1

  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be completing a degree specialising in Economics at the University in 2018 (Bachelor, Honours, Master or PhD) or be an Economics graduate of the University
    • be no more than 27 years of age at the time of the award

    The Fellowship may be held concurrently with another award.

  • Application process

    Submit an online application including cover letter summarising intended overseas studies, CV, academic reference (outlining the potential to undertake the graduate program the candidate has applied for), student number and academic transcript.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Applicants will be notified by email.

What are the benefits?

The Fellowship is valued at the Net Annual Income of the Trust.

In 2019, the fellowship is valued at approximately $13,000.

The fellowship is paid in two instalments; the first upon confirmation of acceptance of the scholarship and evidence of enrolment in the overseas program, and the second in May.

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