Melbourne Research Scholarships (MRS)

University of Melbourne
Masters/PhD Degree

Deadline: Ongoing (annual)
Study in:  Australia
Next course starts 2016

Brief description:

The Melbourne Research Scholarship (MRS) was established by the University of Melbourne and is awarded to high achieving domestic and international research students.

Host Institution(s):

University of Melbourne, Australia

Field of study:

Any eligible graduate research degree offered at University of Melbourne

Number of Awards:

About 300

Target group:

Domestic and International students

Scholarship value/inclusions:

The benefits of the Melbourne Research Scholarship vary depending on your circumstance and may include one or more of the following: fortnightly living allowance, relocation allowance,  paid sick, maternity and parenting leave, full fee remission (international students only) and Overseas Student Health Cover (international students only).


To be considered for the Melbourne Research Scholarship, you must:

• have applied for and meet the entry requirements for a Master or Doctorate by research degree at the University of Melbourne, or be currently enrolled in a research degree at the University of Melbourne and have at least 12 months (full-time equivalent) of candidature remaining, and

• have not already completed a research qualification at the same or higher level as the course for which a scholarship is sought.

Application instructions:

You must apply for this scholarship by submitting an online application for the Graduate Research Scholarships group. The University assesses applications for scholarships on an ongoing basis. For specific closing dates, refer to the relevant faculty/school.

It is important to read the Graduate Research Scholarships Terms and Conditions visit the official website to access the application form for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.


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