Over 300 Graduate Research Scholarships at University of Melbourne

The University of Melbourne was created in 1853. Since then, it has earned a prestigious reputation, being situated constantly in top 50 best universities in the world. The university focuses on encouraging academic excellence and leadership, and recognizes the priority of research and innovation. This is why it is open to international students and graduates, offering a large area of study.

The Graduate Research Scholarship is dedicated to international and domestic (Australian) graduates who wish to attend a master or a doctoral degree at the University of Melbourne.

The applicants must have already applied for a place at the university or be attending a research degree program within the university. The scholarship can consist in one or more benefits, depending on the specific situation of the candidate. Full cover of tuition fee for up to two years for master programs or for up to four years for doctoral programs is one of the benefits offered by this scholarship. Successful applicants can also receive a personal allowance and health insurance. The candidates will be evaluated based on academic performance and research potential. Professional experience is also important.

Deadline for application varies according to the Graduate School the students choose to apply. For instance, deadline application for a post graduate degree at the Faculty of Arts is 31 August for international students. Candidates can find out the deadlines for the Graduate Research Scholarship accessing this https://futurestudents.unimelb.edu.au/info/research#graduatesites and clicking on the Closing dates links.

Other scholarships offered to research graduate programs are Fay Marle Scholarship, dedicated to students of Indigenous Australian descent and/ or who are facing difficult material circumstances like illness, poverty, pregnancy or childbirth, political turmoil or natural disasters in their home countries and Frederick Blake Shepherd Scholarship, also available to students in difficult situations, with more inclination towards students with a disability. You can find out more information about these scholarships here :


Students interested in enrolling in a master or doctoral program can also apply for the Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarships (RTP). You can find out more about this scholarship here :


  1. My name Abdiwali .Iam somali .I finish high school one year ago . I love to continue my education. but I can not that because Iam poor student .
    kindly to request scholarship to reach my hope. thank you so much

  2. Am a student in one of the university in Kenya taking a degree course in education. my parents are financially unstable to help me finish the remaining two year of my study .kindly request for a scholarship to finish the remaining part

  3. I am from Kenya aged 40yrs and am looking for a scholarship.I hav
    e a diploma in tourism management

  4. Am 19 years old from kenya and I love Technology. Am passionate of Being an Electrical Engineer.Am good in sciences and from a humbled back ground. I will be greatful if you grant me a scholarship.

  5. I live in liberia at the age of 18 who wants to earn education but their is no sponspor my father mother died during the war so i will be very happy if your institution can help me sir/madam.

  6. Naombeni msaada wenu jamani mimi ni nimehitimu kidato cha sita nimepata ufaulu wa devision [II of11] nina ndoto kubwa sana ivo wazazi wangu hawana huwezo wakunisomesha noambeni msaada wenu

Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*By sending your name and email on this form you consent to this site's handling & storage of your data.

By using this website you are agree with our cookie policy

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.