Scholarships for graduate research 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
Conference Travel Scholarships 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
Clive Pratt Scholarship Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering All
Diane Lemaire Scholarship All All

Semester 1: Round 2

Applications open Monday 23 April – Wednesday 16 May

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
George Lansell Memorial Scholarship Chemical, Civil or Mechanical Engineering; Mining & Metallurgy; Geology; Earth Sciences (subjects relevant to mining) All
Geotechnical Group Travel Scholarship Geotechnical engineering All

Semester 2: Round 3

Applications open Monday 30 July – Wednesday 22 August

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
Eugen Singer Award Graduate research students engaged in the study of polymers All
John Collier Scholarship All All
Kenneth Myers Memorial Scholarship Electrical & Electronic Engineering All
Len Stevens Scholarship All All

Semester 2: Round 4

Applications open Monday 10 September – Wednesday 3 October

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
Robert Bage Scholarship All All
Thomas Ewing Scholarship Infrastructure Engineering All

* You must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident.

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
Gilbert Rigg Scholarship Mining & Metallurgy All
Mel Ward Scholarship in Research Signal Processing for Medical Imaging Australia*

Other Scholarships

Research scholarships offered by other organisations