Stipend and allowance rates

All values below are for 2020 and are in Australian dollars (AUD$).

Fortnightly payments are based on the number of Monash working days in the year. Payments for part-time scholarships are half the full-time rate (when claiming the tax-free threshold).

ScholarshipFull-time equivalent rates

RTP Stipend

Monash Graduate Scholarship 

Co-funded Monash Graduate Scholarship

Monash Equity Scholarship

Indonesian Women in STEM

$29,000 annually or $1,106.87 fortnightly

Additional benefits
Relocation allowance
$1,000 interstate or $1,500 international



2021 annual rate effective 01 January: $29,500 

Maxwell King PhD Scholarship

Sir James McNeill Scholarship

$35,600 annually or $1,358.78 fortnightly

Additional benefits
Relocation allowance
$1,000 interstate or $1,500 international

Research allowance $1,500

Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship

$35,000 annually or $1,335.88 fortnightly

Additional benefits
Relocation allowance
$1,000 interstate or $1,500 international

Research allowance $500

Monash Graduate Excellence Scholarship$10,000 annually or $381.68 fortnightly
Monash Indigenous Research Award$5,000 annually or $190.84 fortnightly
Raydon Top Up Scholarships$20,000 annually or $1,335.88 fortnightly
RTP Fees Offset$32,100 to $46,500 annually