Scholarships for graduate Engineering and IT students

Thanks to the generosity of our donors and supporters, the Melbourne School of Engineering is able to offer a wide range of scholarships to current graduate research students.

Open all year

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
Student Enrichment Grants All All

There are four application periods throughout the year:

Semester 1: Round 1

Applications open Monday 5 March – Wednesday 28 March

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
Argyle Scholarship Master of Engineering Australia*
Exxon Mobil Awards for Excellence Master of Engineering Australia/NZ residents*
Jack Wynhoven Scholarship Master of Engineering All
Ken Eltham Scholarship Master of Engineering Australia*
Paterson Scholarship Engineering pathways (undergraduate) students Australia*

Semester 1: Round 2

Applications open Monday 23 April – Wednesday 16 May

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
Aileen Sinclair Scholarship All Australia*
David Kenworthy Memorial Scholarship Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering All
John Balfour Memorial Scholarship All All
Setec – Peter Lloyd Scholarship Electrical Engineering Australia*
CitiPower and Powercor Women in Engineering Scholarship All Australia/NZ residents*

Semester 2: Round 3

Round 3: Applications open Monday 30 July – Wednesday 22 August

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
Allan Reid Scholarship Master of Engineering Australia*
Len Stevens Scholarship All All
Harold Swanton Scholarship Female students All

Semester 2: Round 4

Applications open Monday 10 September – Wednesday 3 October

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
FA Kernot Bequest Master of Engineering All

* You must be a citizen or permanent resident.

Student Financial Assessment Form

Download: Student Financial Assessment Form PDF 193kb

Scholarships not offered this year

Not all our scholarships are open for application every year. Other scholarships that we offer, but which are not open this year, are listed below:

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
Alan Knipe Scholarship Computing and Information Systems Australia*
CitiPower Powercor Scholarship Electrical Engineering pathway students Australia*
Mel Ward Scholarship in Telecommunications Engineering Telecommunications Engineering Australia*
Nicola Andrews Scholarship Master of Engineering (Biomedical or Biomedical with Business) Australia*