Scholarships and prizes

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

Find a scholarship

The scholarships table below presents some of the scholarships available at arts. Use the search feature to narrow your results, or view all Arts scholarships.

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

Scholarship name Applications open Applications close Total value
H B Higgins Scholarship 18 Mar 2024 13 May 2024 up to $5,160
Melbourne Access Bachelor of Arts Scholarship Automatic consideration up to $30,000
Shakespeare Scholarship 18 Mar 2024 13 May 2024 up to $6,000
Felix Meyer Scholarship 18 Mar 2024 13 May 2024 up to $13,000
Kate Challis RAKA Award 15 Apr 2024 1 Jul 2024 up to $25,000
Robert and Johanna Exiner Scholarship 18 Mar 2024 29 Apr 2024 up to $6,000
Wesley Michel Wright Prize 15 Apr 2024 24 Jun 2024 up to $5,100

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Current recipients

External prizes

For information on awards offered across the University please visit the Melbourne Scholarships website.