Engineering Masters Pathway Scholarship

Engineering Masters Pathway Scholarship

Sir John Monash Scholarship for Distinction

A scholarship for high-achieving Year 12 students intending to enrol in the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Master of Advanced Engineering pathway program. Up to 10 scholarships valued at up to $30,000 are available each year.


No application required

Total scholarship value

Up to $30,000

Number offered


Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Commerce


Applying for the scholarship that I have, allowed me to go through a self-reflection process where I've been able to identify my personal strengths and areas for improvement. It has opened up opportunities for me to connect with inspiring Monash alumni and industry partners, whom I've learnt so much from by hearing about their career journeys.

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 meet the following criteria:

  • A commencing undergraduate student, and
  • Intending to enrol in the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) single degree and Master of Advanced Engineering pathway program at a Monash campus in Australia, and
  • Currently studying Australian Year 12 or IB, and
  • Must achieved a minimum ATAR score of 98.00.


  • $6000 per annum (48 credit points of study).
  • An additional $6000 for the Master of Advanced Engineering component.

Number offered

  • 10 scholarships available per year.

Selection criteria

  • Award to the highest-achieving Year 12 students, based on academic achievement.

To retain this scholarship:

You must maintain a minimum Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 70 or above each semester and enrol in one of the following engineering specialisations at the conclusion of the common first year:

  • Aerospace engineering
  • Chemical engineering
  • Civil engineering
  • Electrical and computer systems engineering
  • Materials engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Mechatronics engineering

How to apply

  • This scholarship can be deferred.
  • No application is required. All eligible students who apply for an undergraduate course through VTAC will be automatically assessed.

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.