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Scholarships



NameEligible programAvailabilityHow to apply
Alexander Norman Henderson Bequest Fund
  • For advancing the study of architecture at the University of Melbourne.
 Awarded in Semester 1 and 2 

Anthony Auh Chew Kang Master of Architecture Scholarship

  • Awarded to an Australian citizen who is in financial need and enrolled or enrolling full time in the first year of a Master of Architecture degree. Awarded for academic excellence and financial need.
  • Awarded amount is based on annual incone of principal philanthropic gift.
First Year Graduate (Architecture)Awarded after completetion of previous award (every 2-3 years) 

Architect Michael Kaufman Scholarships

  • Awarded to high achieving students entering the Master of Architecture programs and based on academic merit.
  • To be considered you must:
    • have successfully applied for admission to the Master of Architecture program
First Year Graduate (Architecture)AnnualCandidates who have successfully applied for the Master of Architecture will be automatically considered for this award.
Bachelor of Environments Pathways Scholarship
  • The Bachelor of Environments Pathways Scholarships were established to assist non-Victorian students who are enrolled in the Bachelor of Environments with their transition to the University of Melbourne.
  • The scholarship provides a one-off payment of $5,000.
  • To be considered you must:
    • be an Australian citizen or permanent resident, or a New Zealand citizen
    • be living outside of Victoria at the time of your application
    • achieve an ATAR of at least 95.00
    • have completed Year 12 or IB in Australia in the year prior to commencing the Bachelor of Environments
    • have applied for the Bachelor of Environments through VTAC
First Year Bachelor of EnvironmentsAwarded in Semester 1 and 2Candidates who have applied for the Bachelor of Environments through VTAC will be automatically considered for this scholarship                   
Bachelor of Environments Transition Scholarship
  • The Bachelor of Environments Transition Scholarships were established to assist students who are enrolled in the Bachelor of Environments with their transition to the University of Melbourne.
  • The Bachelor of  Environments Transition Scholarship provides a one-off payment of $1,000.
  • To be considered, you must:
    • be an Australian citizen or permanent resident, or a New Zealand citizen
    • have completed Year 12 or IB in Australia in the year prior to commencing the Bachelor of Environments
    • have achieved an ATAR of at least 95.00
    • have applied for the Bachelor of Environments through VTA.
First Year Bachelor of EnvironmentsAwarded in Semester 1 and 2Eligible candidates who have applied for the Bachelor of Environments through VTAC will be automatically considered for this scholarship.
Brookfield Multiplex Research Program
  • Provides successful applicants with grants for research leading to peer-reviewed academic publications and larger-scale ARC or other research funding applications.
  • The Brookfield Multiplex Research Program provides a grant of up to $10,000.
Research (Construction)Annual 
Brookfield Multiplex Scholarship in Construction Studies
  • Provides support to an outstanding scholar to investigate the factors leading to positive advancements in the building industry.
  • The Brookfield Multiplex Scholarship in Construction Studies provide a stipend of up to $30,000 and fee remission for up to 3.5 years.
Research (Construction)One-offApplications for this scholarship have closed.

Catherine Bull Scholarship in Landscape Architecture

  • Awarded to high achieving students commencing the Master of Landscape Architecture program.
  • To be considered you must:
    • have successfully applied for admission to the Master of Architecture program
Graduate (Landscape Architecture)AnnualCandidates who are commencing the Master of Landscape Architecture program will be automatically considered for this award.
David Yencken Scholarship
  • The scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding student to undertake original and innovative PhD research into an aspect of landscape architecture at the Melbourne School of Design.
  • The David Yencken Scholarship provides an award amount of $30,000 per annum over a maximum period of 3.5 years.
Research (Landscape Architecture)One-offApplications for this scholarship have closed.

Eleanor Edna Norris Research Fellowship

  • Awarded to an outstanding student to undertake original and innovative PhD research into an aspect of architecture at the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Design.
  • The Nell Norris Fellowship provides an award amount of $30,000 per annum over a maximum period of 3.5 years.
Research (Architecture) Applications for this scholarship have closed.
Ernest & Laetitia Wears Memorial Fund   
Forster Family Foundation Scholarship
  • Awarded for high achieving students entering the Master of Construction Management.
  • The scholarship provides one or more scholarships funding a student (or students) who is in need of financial assistance to undertake their intended study in the field of construction or building within the Faculty of ABP.
  • Awarded amount is based on annual incone of principal philanthropic gift.
  • To be considered you must:
    • be enrolled in a construction course or undertaking a construction major
Undergraduate / Graduate (Construction)

Annual

No application necessary. Students are considered automatically.
Graham Treloar Fellowship for Early Career Researchers
  • Awarded to support an early career researcher from the Faculty of ABP for development of their research career.
   

Henry and Rachel Ackman Travelling Scholarship

  • Awarded to Bachelor of Architecture graduates enrolled in a postgraduate degree in design for study overseas.
   
Hugh O'Neill Scholarship   

Janet A Schapper Postdoctoral Fellowship

  • Supporting a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Landscape Architecture for three years to conduct interdisciplinary research across the Faculty and within its Remote, Rural and Indigenous Landscapes research direction.
  • The fellowship provides support for postdoctoral research for a period of three years.
  • To be considered you must:
    • a PhD of relevant research topic
Research (Landscape Architecture)One-offA notification of the relevant application procedures will be made available on the MSD website.

Nell Norris Scholarship

  • Awarded to the best student in each year of the architecture course, based on all-round merit.
   

SGS Graham Larcombe Scholarship

  • Awarded to for demonstrated interest in equity and social disadvantage issues in urban development.
  • The SGS Graham Larcombe Scholarship provides a one-off payment of $5,000.
  • To be considered you must:
    • have studied a subject/s relevant to equity and social disadvantage issues in urban development.
Graduate (Urban Design / Urban Planning)Two scholarship awarded annually (to 2017)No application necessary. Students are considered automatically.

SJB Scholarship

  • Awarded to a student enrolling in the final year of the Master of Architecture.
  • The value of each scholarship will be determined by a panel appointed by the Dean of the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, based on the annual income of principal philanthropic gift.
  • To be considered you must:
    • be enrolled in the Master of Architecture course in the Melbourne School of Design.
Graduate (Architecture)One scholarship awarded annually (to 2018)No application necessary. Students are considered automatically.

Steve Calhoun Scholarship

  • Awarded to support research towards completion of the Landscape Architecture Design Thesis.
  • The value of each scholarship will be determined by a panel appointed by the Dean of the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, based on the annual income of principal philanthropic gift.
  • To be considered you must:
    • be enrolled in the Master of Architecture course in the Melbourne School of Design, undertaking research relevant to the field of Landscape Architecture.
Graduate (Landscape Architecture)Annual 

 

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