Scholarships and Prizes

The Faculty of Arts offers a unique range of scholarships to provide scholars with opportunities for development and research in the humanities, social sciences and languages.

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Faculty of Arts Prizes

We offer a range of merit-based prizes each year to recognise the outstanding achievements of our best and brightest students across a range of courses and study areas.

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Scholarship Study Level Study Area Opening Date Closing Date
National Gallery of Victoria Art History Prize Undergraduate Culture and Communication (2017-02-27)
27th Feb 2017
 
(2018-03-31)
31st Mar 2018
 
Melbourne International Film Festival Screen Studies Prize Undergraduate Culture and Communication (2017-02-27)
27th Feb 2017
 
(2018-03-31)
31st Mar 2018
 
Melbourne Writers Festival Creative Writing Prize Undergraduate Culture and Communication (2017-02-27)
27th Feb 2017
 
(2018-03-31)
31st Mar 2018
 
Shakespeare Scholarship Undergraduate, Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research Culture and Communication (2017-11-01)
1st Nov 2017
 
(2018-01-31)
31st Jan 2018
 
Faculty of Arts Graduate Internship Grants Graduate coursework Faculty of Arts (2018-01-01)
1st Jan 2018
 
(2018-12-31)
31st Dec 2018
 
The Faculty of Arts 110 Scholarship Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research Faculty of Arts (2018-01-08)
8th Jan 2018
 
(2018-03-04)
4th Mar 2018
 
The Alma Hansen Scholarship Graduate coursework, Graduate research Faculty of Arts (2018-01-08)
8th Jan 2018
 
(2018-03-04)
4th Mar 2018
 
The Ursula Hoff Art History Scholarship Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research Culture and Communication (2018-01-08)
8th Jan 2018
 
(2018-03-04)
4th Mar 2018
 
The Eugenie La Gerche Scholarship Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research Culture and Communication (2018-01-08)
8th Jan 2018
 
(2018-03-04)
4th Mar 2018
 
The Gwenda Ford English Literature Scholarship Undergraduate, Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research Culture and Communication (2018-01-08)
8th Jan 2018
 
(2018-03-04)
4th Mar 2018
 
Italian Australian Foundation Bursary Honours Languages and Linguistics (2018-01-08)
8th Jan 2018
 
(2018-03-04)
4th Mar 2018
 
The Miltiades and Alkistis Chryssavgis Scholarship Undergraduate Faculty of Arts (2018-01-08)
8th Jan 2018
 
(2018-03-04)
4th Mar 2018
 
Melbourne Global Languages Scholarships Undergraduate Languages and Linguistics, Asia Institute (2018-02-01)
1st Feb 2018
 
(2018-04-01)
1st Apr 2018
 
The Elizabeth and Nicholas Slezak Scholarship Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research Languages and Linguistics (2018-02-05)
5th Feb 2018
 
(2018-02-26)
26th Feb 2018
 
The Anna Lodewyckx Scandinavian Scholarships Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research Languages and Linguistics (2018-02-05)
5th Feb 2018
 
(2018-02-26)
26th Feb 2018
 
Norman Macgeorge Scholarship Graduate research Faculty of Arts (2018-02-09)
9th Feb 2018
 
(2018-03-06)
6th Mar 2018
 
The University of Melbourne French Trust Fund Graduate research Languages and Linguistics (2018-02-12)
12th Feb 2018
 
(2018-04-02)
2nd Apr 2018
 
Keiko Hongo Japanese Scholarship Undergraduate, Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research Asia Institute (2018-02-12)
12th Feb 2018
 
(2018-03-02)
2nd Mar 2018
 
French History Research Higher Degree Scholarship Graduate research Languages and Linguistics, Historical and Philosophical Studies (2018-02-12)
12th Feb 2018
 
(2018-03-02)
2nd Mar 2018
 
School of Historical & Philosophical Studies Fellows’ Group Annual History Essay Prize Graduate coursework, Graduate research Historical and Philosophical Studies (2018-02-16)
16th Feb 2018
 
(2018-04-16)
16th Apr 2018
 
Prue Torney Fellows’ Prize Undergraduate, Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research Asia Institute, Historical and Philosophical Studies (2018-02-19)
19th Feb 2018
 
(2018-04-02)
2nd Apr 2018
 
The Felix Meyer Scholarship Graduate coursework, Graduate research Culture and Communication (2018-02-19)
19th Feb 2018
 
(2018-04-09)
9th Apr 2018
 
The S.Ernest Sprott Fellowship (N/A) Culture and Communication (2018-02-26)
26th Feb 2018
 
(2018-04-30)
30th Apr 2018
 
HB Higgins Poetry Scholarship Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research Culture and Communication (2018-02-26)
26th Feb 2018
 
(2018-04-23)
23rd Apr 2018
 
The Jessie Webb Scholarship Graduate research Historical and Philosophical Studies (2018-02-26)
26th Feb 2018
 
(2018-04-23)
23rd Apr 2018
 
Margaret Cohan Research Scholarships Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research Social and Political Sciences (2018-02-26)
26th Feb 2018
 
(2018-04-23)
23rd Apr 2018
 
Amy Gaye Cowper Tennent Memorial Scholarship Graduate coursework, Graduate research Culture and Communication (2018-02-26)
26th Feb 2018
 
(2018-04-16)
16th Apr 2018
 
The Emma Grollo Memorial Scholarship Undergraduate, Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research Languages and Linguistics (2018-02-26)
26th Feb 2018
 
(2018-04-30)
30th Apr 2018
 
The Prue Torney Memorial Prize Graduate research Asia Institute, Historical and Philosophical Studies (2018-02-26)
26th Feb 2018
 
(2018-05-28)
28th May 2018
 
The Harold Wright Scholarship and The Sarah & William Holmes Scholarship (N/A) Culture and Communication (2018-02-26)
26th Feb 2018
 
(2018-04-09)
9th Apr 2018
 
Lizette Bentwitch Scholarship Graduate coursework, Graduate research Faculty of Arts (2018-03-05)
5th Mar 2018
 
(2018-04-16)
16th Apr 2018
 
The Guiseppina Patiti Tahiri Scholarship in Italian Studies Graduate research Languages and Linguistics (2018-03-05)
5th Mar 2018
 
(2018-04-16)
16th Apr 2018
 
Wesley Michel Wright Prize (N/A) Culture and Communication (2018-03-05)
5th Mar 2018
 
(2018-05-14)
14th May 2018
 
Richard Gunter Bursaries (in French or English) Graduate coursework, Graduate research Languages and Linguistics, Culture and Communication (2018-05-07)
7th May 2018
 
(2018-06-25)
25th Jun 2018
 
The Igor Meshakov-Korjakin Russian Scholarship Undergraduate, Honours, Graduate coursework, Graduate research Languages and Linguistics (2018-05-07)
7th May 2018
 
(2018-07-02)
2nd Jul 2018
 
John Button School Prize (N/A) Government (2018-05-07)
7th May 2018
 
(2018-05-25)
25th May 2018
 
Italian Australian Foundation Travel Scholarship Undergraduate Languages and Linguistics (2018-05-31)
31st May 2018
 
(2018-07-31)
31st Jul 2018
 
The Willem Snoek Conservation Award Graduate coursework Historical and Philosophical Studies (2018-06-04)
4th Jun 2018
 
(2018-07-30)
30th Jul 2018
 
The Miranda Jane Hughes Scholarship Graduate research Historical and Philosophical Studies, Culture and Communication (2018-07-23)
23rd Jul 2018
 
(2018-09-03)
3rd Sep 2018
 
The Eric Ormond Baker Scholarship Graduate coursework, Graduate research Culture and Communication (2018-07-23)
23rd Jul 2018
 
(2018-09-17)
17th Sep 2018
 
Schiavon Scholarships Graduate coursework Culture and Communication (2018-07-30)
30th Jul 2018
 
(2018-09-10)
10th Sep 2018
 
W.T. Mollison Scholarship in Modern Languages Undergraduate, Honours Languages and Linguistics, Asia Institute (2018-08-03)
3rd Aug 2018
 
(2018-10-10)
10th Oct 2018
 
A.F. Davies Prize Graduate research Social and Political Sciences (2018-09-24)
24th Sep 2018
 
(2018-11-19)
19th Nov 2018
 
Ernest Scott Prize (N/A) Historical and Philosophical Studies (2018-11-05)
5th Nov 2018
 
(2018-12-31)
31st Dec 2018
 

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