Scholarships

The University of Melbourne, Melbourne Graduate School of Education, as well as many third party organisations offer a variety of scholarships to students based on merit and circumstance. Browse education-specific scholarships below.

Visit the Scholarships website, to view and search all scholarship options.

Scholarship name Applications open Applications close Total value Study areas Number awarded
Scholarships for early childhood professionals 1 Jan 2019 1 Jul 2022 Education, teaching and training Multiple
Inclusive Education Scholarships 1 Mar 2022 29 Mar 2022 100% fee remission Education, teaching and training Multiple
Melbourne Graduate Scholarship (Education) - Domestic Students Automatic consideration 25% fee remission Education, teaching and training At least 200
Japan International Baccalaureate Scholarship for Professionals Automatic consideration up to $5,000 Education, teaching and training ~ 10
Valerie and Lawrence Kennedy Scholarship 1 Jan 2021 1 Dec 2021 up to $1,500 Education, teaching and training ~ 10
Beth MacLaren Smallwood Scholarships - Master of Learning Intervention (Deaf Education) 1 Oct 2022 30 Nov 2022 up to $12,000 Education, teaching and training Up to 7
Melbourne Graduate Scholarship (Education) - International Students Automatic consideration 25% fee remission Education, teaching and training ~ 4
Future Generations Scholarship (Education) 1 Oct 2021 7 Dec 2021 up to $10,000 Education, teaching and training 4
Dorothy Jean Ineke Scholarship in Education Automatic consideration up to $6,250 Education, teaching and training 2
PhD Scholarship – Life Patterns project 1 Jul 2021 1 Nov 2021 Education, teaching and training 2
Ken Rowe Scholarship 1 Oct 2021 30 Nov 2021 up to $6,000 Education, teaching and training ~ 2
Jack Keating Fund Scholarship 1 Nov 2021 9 Feb 2022 up to $8,500 Education, teaching and training ~ 2
Olive Battersby Scholarship 1 Oct 2021 30 Nov 2021 up to $9,000 Education, teaching and training ~ 1
Suzanne and Geoffrey Dawson Scholarship 1 Jan 2022 15 Mar 2022 up to $5,000 Education, teaching and training 1
Beth MacLaren Smallwood Scholarship - Master of Instructional Leadership 1 Oct 2020 30 Nov 2020 up to $28,500 Education, teaching and training 1
Freda Cohen Prize Automatic consideration up to $1,400 Education, teaching and training 1
Dwight Prize in Education Automatic consideration up to $1,600 Education, teaching and training 1
Norman Curry Award Automatic consideration up to $4,500 Education, teaching and training At least 1
John Smyth Award Automatic consideration up to $500 Education, teaching and training 1
Frederick John Gladman Prize Automatic consideration up to $250 Education, teaching and training 1
Harold Cohen Prize Automatic consideration up to $400 Education, teaching and training 1
John and Elizabeth Robertson Prize Automatic consideration up to $3,000 Education, teaching and training 1
Hugh Childers Memorial Prize Automatic consideration up to $250 Education, teaching and training 1
Collette Tayler Indigenous Education Scholarship 1 Oct 2021 30 Nov 2021 up to $12,000 Education, teaching and training 1
Lochrie Indigenous Australian Education Scholarship 1 Oct 2021 30 Nov 2021 up to $12,000 Education, teaching and training 1
Graham Corr Award Automatic consideration up to $2,500 Education, teaching and training At least 1
The Wei Family Education Scholarship 1 Oct 2021 30 Nov 2021 up to $20,000 Education, teaching and training 1
Kerry Landman Scholarship 1 Oct 2021 7 Dec 2021 up to $60,000 Education, teaching and training 1
Argyle Scholarship in Education 1 Jun 2021 30 Nov 2021 up to $5,000 Education, teaching and training 1
Jennifer Duggan Leaper Scholarship 1 Oct 2021 7 Dec 2021 up to $20,000 Education, teaching and training At least 1
The Fay Thomas Scholarship 1 Jan 2022 15 Mar 2022 up to $6,000 Education, teaching and training 1
John and Eric Smyth Travelling Scholarship Applications are currently closed up to $160,000 Education, teaching and training

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