Visit the Scholarships website, to view and search all scholarship options.
|Scholarship name||Applications open||Applications close||Total value|
|Lockie Fellowship||14 Aug 2023||30 Oct 2023||up to $15,000|
|Melbourne Access Bachelor of Arts Scholarship||Automatic consideration||up to $30,000|
|S Ernest Sprott Fellowship||14 Aug 2023||13 Nov 2023||up to $50,000|
|Faculty of Arts Excellence Scholarship||Automatic consideration||up to $5,000|
|Gilbert Postdoctoral Career Development Fellowships||14 Aug 2023||30 Oct 2023||up to $2,000|
|Alexander and Bridget Jones Memorial Arts Scholarship||5 Jun 2023||6 Aug 2023||up to $30,000|
|Hansen Scholarship in History||16 Oct 2023||4 Dec 2023||up to $140,000|
|Lloyd Robson Memorial Award||14 Aug 2023||30 Oct 2023||up to $5,650|
|Kiaw Lim Memorial Award||2 Oct 2023||3 Dec 2023||up to $10,000|
|Prue Torney Memorial Prize||14 Aug 2023||23 Oct 2023||up to $2,500|
Tips on applying
A step-by-step checklist that guides you through the application process.
Instructions on how to submit the documents required before payment can be processed.
Forms and guides
Forms that may be required for may be required for making a scholarship application, as well as links to useful websites.
Research grant reporting requirements
Recipients of Faculty grants are required to provide a written report on the expenditure of research funds, and the progress of their research.
For information on awards offered across the University please visit the Melbourne Scholarships website.
Vincent Buckley Poetry Prize
Up to $12,000 prize, alternates between supporting an Australian poet to visit Ireland, or an Irish poet to visit Australia.
Peter Blazey Fellowship
This fellowship is awarded annually to writers in the non-fiction fields of biography, autobiography and life writing to further a work in progress.
Kate Challis RAKA Award
This award advances the recognition of Indigenous creative artists and follows a five-year cycle with a different area of the arts supported each year – creative prose, drama, the visual arts, plays and poetry.
Dinny O’Hearn Fellowships
$5,000 approximately, for an emerging writer in any of the fields of creative writing, poetry, or scriptwriting.
Ernest Scott Prize
This prestigious prize is awarded annually to the book judged to be the most distinguished contribution to the history of Australia or New Zealand or to the history of colonisation.