Faculty of Arts Honours Merit Scholarship

Faculty of Arts Honours Merit Scholarship

At Monash, we reward excellence. If you are a high-achieving arts student with a minimum Weighted Average Mark of 80, you may be eligible for this scholarship to assist you with your honours journey.

The highest-achieving student in the program will be rewarded with $4000, and other recipients will receive $3000 each. No application is required. All eligible students will be automatically assessed at the end of their final year.

Total scholarship value

Up to $4000

Number offered

Variable (Depending on funding)

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Am I eligible?

You must be one of the following:

  • An Australian citizen
  • A New Zealand citizen
  • Australian permanent resident
  • Australian humanitarian visa holder
  • An International student

You must be studying as one of the following:

  • Commencing an honours program in the Faculty of Arts at a Monash campus in Australia.

You must meet the following criteria:

  • To be considered for this scholarship, you must have a minimum Weighted Average Mark of 80 in your undergraduate degree and in your undergraduate major/honours specialisation.

Benefits

  • The highest-achieving student will receive $4000 for one year only (48 credit points of study)
  • All other recipients will receive $3000 each for one year only (48 credit points of study)

Number offered

Variable (Depending on funding)

Selection criteria

Based on academic achievement.

To retain this scholarship:

You must maintain a minimum Weighted Average Mark of 70.

How to apply

  • No application is required. All eligible students will be automatically assessed at the end of their final year.
  • This scholarship cannot be deferred.

Every scholarship may have a different application process – or none at all. Read the application details carefully and submit your application by the deadline. For more details, visit our scholarships application page.