Monash Business School Indigenous Scholarship

Monash Business School Indigenous Scholarship

Achieving Potential Fee Scholarship

We are seeking high-achieving Indigenous Australians who are interested in pursuing an undergraduate or graduate business degree at Monash. As a scholarship recipient, you will have your full course fees covered for the duration of your degree.


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Total scholarship value

Full tuition fees paid per year

Number offered

Two per year

Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)


I relocated to Melbourne for university and needed to support myself. With this scholarship, I was able to take up a research internship instead of having to work all summer.

As an Indigenous student, the William Cooper Institute has made an incredible impact on my student experience. I had help applying for scholarships and opportunities, received academic assistance with my studies, and attended social events to meet other Indigenous students.

Am I eligible?

You must be one of the following:

  • An Australian citizen

You must meet the following criteria:

  • Commencing student in an undergraduate or graduate (coursework) degree in the Faculty of Business and Economics at a Monash campus in Australia
  • Of Indigenous Australian background
  • From one or more of the following educational disadvantage groups:
    • Have a low income
    • From a regional or remote area
    • Have a disability or medical condition
    • Have experienced difficult circumstances
    • From an underrepresented school
    • From a low socioeconomic status (SES) area
  • To be eligible you must provide a Confirmation of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Heritage certificate or a certified Statutory Declaration form to the William Cooper Institute. This can be emailed to If you have any queries please contact the William Cooper Institute on 9902 4972.


  • Full tuition fees paid per year, up to a maximum of five years.

Number offered

  • Two scholarships available per year.

Selection criteria

  • Award based on academic achievement and need.
  • Where possible, one scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate student and one to a graduate student.

To retain this scholarship:

  • You must maintain satisfactory academic performance as determined by the Monash Business School.

How to apply

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.