Scholarship amounts

2018 scholarship amounts

The amounts below are in Australian dollars and valid for 2018.

Stipend Scholarships & Allowances

Name of scholarshipRate per annum (full-time)Fortnightly amount (full-time)*Relocation allowanceResearch allowance
per annum
RTP Stipend



$27,353





$1,048.00




$1,000 (interstate)
$1,500 (overseas)


(Refer to Section 4.4
of the Scholarship Procedures
for more detail)

 
Monash Graduate Scholarship 
Co-funded Monash Graduate Scholarship 
Monash Equity Scholarship 
Monash Indigenous Research Award 
Maxwell King PhD Scholarship$33,550 $1,285.44$1,500
Sir James McNeill Scholarship
Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship$33,038$1,265.82$550
Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship Top Up$5,685$217.82  
Monash Graduate Excellence Scholarship$10,000$383.14  
Indigenous Top Up Bursary$5,000$191.57  

* The amount per fortnight is based on the number of working days in the year. Fortnightly payments for part-time scholarships are usually half of the full-time rate (if claiming the tax-free threshold).

2018 RTP Fees Offset (Domestic only)

YearFees Offset Range
2018$29,900 to $42,900

2017 Scholarship Amounts

The amounts below are in Australian dollars and valid for 2017.

Stipend Scholarships & Allowances

Name of scholarshipRate per annum *Fortnightly amount **Relocation allowanceResearch allowance
RTP Stipend


$26,682




$1,026.23





$1,000 (interstate)
$1,000 (overseas)


(Refer to Section 4.4
of the Scholarship Procedures
for more detail)

 
Monash Graduate Scholarship 
Co-funded Monash Graduate Scholarship 
Monash Equity Scholarship 
Monash Indigenous Research Award 
Maxwell King PhD Scholarship$32,732$1,258.92$1,500
Sir James McNeill Scholarship
Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship$32,232$1,239.69$550
Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship Top Up$5,550$213.46  
Monash Graduate Excellence Scholarship$10,000$384.62  
Indigenous Top Up Bursary$5,000$192.31  

*All amounts are listed for full-time equivalence; part-time students receive 50% of the full-time rate.
** Amount per fortnight is based on the number of working days each year.

2017 RTP Fees Offset (Domestic only)

YearFees Offset Range
2017$28,900 to $41,500

Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship (rotation by faculty)

Intake YearFaculty
2018Engineering or Information Technology
2019Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
2020Science, Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences or Monash Sustainable Development Institute
2021Arts or Art, Design & Architecture
2022Law, Education, Business & Economics or Monash University Accident Research Centre