Scholarships

If you're interested in studying a full-time masters or PhD research degree with us, you can apply for one of our postgraduate research scholarships, which include non-taxable stipends and a living allowance.

Over 300 such scholarships, and 70 international tuition-paying scholarships, are offered at the selection rounds each year.

Vaughan Scholarship

Valued at $7000 a year, this top-up scholarship could provide you with additional financial support. Named after Dr Geoffrey Vaughan the scholarship supports elite doctoral candidates in the chemical and biological sciences. Find out how to apply for the Vaughan Scholarship.

Cyril Tonkin Scholarship

This scholarship is for an outstanding pharmacy graduate of the faculty who undertakes a higher degree by research in pharmacy or pharmaceutical sciences. The scholarship honours the selfless service of Victorian College of Pharmacy graduate Dr Cyril Tonkin, who graduated as a gold medallist in 1910 before becoming a medical practitioner in 1921. He was a lecturer and examiner at the Victorian College of Pharmacy from 1920 to 1953. Find out how to apply for the Cyril Tonkin Scholarship