Amy Gaye Cowper Tennent Memorial Scholarship

26th Feb 2018
16th Apr 2018
Study level
Graduate coursework, Graduate research
Enrolment status
Current student
University Trust Record


Study Area

English and Theatre studies


The Amy Gaye Cowper Tennent Memorial Scholarship is open to postgraduate students of Literature in the department of English and Theatre Studies to enable travel abroad for the purposes of their studies.



One or more scholarship may be awarded from available funds.


Open to graduates of The University of Melbourne who are pursuing graduate studies in English Literature.

Consideration will also be given to applicants who wish to pursue their studies at an overseas university or other tertiary institution. The scholarship may be held concurrently with any other award.


The scholarship is available initially for one year but extension of scholarship for a further period may be considered

Recipients are required to:

  • Accept award online within 21 days
  • Write two letters of appreciation to the donor/committee (upon acceptance and after completion)
  • Submit a final report


Applicants will be advised of the outcome via email within 6-8 weeks after the closing date

Application process

You must supply the following documents to support your application. You can upload these into the electronic form:

  1. Outline of proposed planned activities that will be undertaken through the scholarship
  2. Current academic record
  3. Two academic references
  4. Any other information to support application that may assist the committee in making its decision

Please ensure you have the above information available before you commence your online application.