Scholarship amounts

2017 scholarship amounts

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

2017 stipend (living-allowance) annual rates

Name of scholarships Rate per annum Amount per fortnight *
RTP Stipend (formerly APA) $26,682          $1,026.23
RTP Stipend (formerly APA) - Part Time $13,341$513.12 (if claiming tax-free threshold) 
Monash Graduate Scholarship - MGS $26,682$1,026.23
Monash Graduate Scholarship - Part Time $13,341$513.12 (if claiming tax-free threshold) 
Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship (MSJS) $32,232         $1,239.69
Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship Top Up $5,550          $213.46
Maxwell King PhD Scholarship $32,732          $1,258.92
Sir James McNeill Scholarship (SJMN) $32,732           $1,258.92
Indigenous Top Up Bursaries $5,000$192.31
Postgraduate Publication Award (period: 8 weeks only) $4,512$1,128.00 (before tax) 
Monash Equity Scholarship Supplement$6,000$230.77

* Amount per fortnight is based on the number of working days each year.

2017 establishment allowance
If you receive one of the following awards, and relocate to Victoria to take up an offer, you could be eligible for an establishment/relocation allowance.

RTP Stipend (formerly APA) $1000
Monash Graduate Scholarship $1000
Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship $1000
Sir James McNeill Scholarship $1000
Maxwell King PhD Scholarship $1000

2017 research allowance
If you receive one of the following awards, you could be eligible to claim annual research-related expenses, such as journal subscriptions, lab expenses and costs associated with conference attendance or fieldwork.

Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship $550
Sir James McNeill Scholarship $1500
Maxwell King PhD Scholarship $1500
Vera Moore International Postgraduate Research Scholarship $550

2016 scholarship amounts

The amounts below are in Australian dollars and valid for 2016.

2016 stipend (living-allowance) annual rates

Name of scholarshipsRate per annumAmount per fortnight *
Australian Postgraduate Award - APA$26,288         $1,007.20
Australian Postgraduate Award - Part Time$13,144.00$503.60 (if claiming tax-free threshold)
Monash Graduate Scholarship - MGS$26,288.00$1,007.20
Monash Graduate Scholarship - Part Time$13,144.00$503.60 (if claiming tax-free threshold)
Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship (MSJS)$31,830.00        $1,219.54
Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship Top Up$5,541.00         $212.30
Maxwell King PhD Scholarship$32,338.00          $1,239.00
Sir James McNeill Scholarship (SJMN)$32,338.00          $1,239.00
Monash Indigenous Research Award (PhD/masters)$26,288.00          $1,007.20
Indigenous Top Up Bursaries$5,000.00$191.57
Postgraduate Publication Award (period: 12 weeks only)$6,630.00$1,105.00 (before tax)
Monash Equity Scholarship Supplement$6,000.00$229.88

* Amount per fortnight is based on the number of working days each year.

2016 establishment allowance
If you receive one of the following awards, and relocate to Victoria to take up an offer, you could be eligible for an establishment/relocation allowance.

Australian Postgraduate Award$1000
Monash Graduate Scholarship$1000
Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship$1000
Sir James McNeill Scholarship$1000
Maxwell King PhD Scholarship$1000

2016 research allowance
If you receive one of the following awards, you could be eligible to claim annual research-related expenses, such as journal subscriptions, lab expenses and costs associated with conference attendance or fieldwork.

Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship$550
Sir James McNeill Scholarship$1500
Maxwell King PhD Scholarship$1500
Vera Moore International Postgraduate Research Scholarship$550