Michael Keith Halprin Scholarship

Michael Keith Halprin Scholarship

Achieving Potential Scholarship for Distinction

Pharmacy alumnus Michael Halprin comes from a family of pharmacists, which include his father and two uncles. He completed his traineeship under his father, and went on to start his own pharmacy in East Brunswick. Later, he joined forces with other Monash graduates to purchase pharmacies in Broadmeadows, Essendon and Ripponlea.

The Michael Keith Halprin Scholarship reflects Michael's dedication and passion for the field. It supports new or current students studying a Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) at Monash, who are experiencing financial disadvantage or difficult circumstances.


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Total scholarship value


Number offered

One scholarship available

Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) and Master of Pharmacy


Being a scholarship recipient for excellence has boosted my confidence as I study towards being a hospital pharmacist. I no longer need to sacrifice study time to work, and am in better condition to focus on my studies. Knowing that I’m backed by others through this scholarship is my motivation to do well and thrive in my course.

Am I eligible?

You must be one of the following:

  • An Australian citizen

You must meet the following criteria:

  • Commencing or continuing student enrolled or intending to enrol full-time in the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) / Master of Pharmacy degree at a Monash campus in Australia
  • Residing in Victoria
  • From one or more of the following educational disadvantage groups:
    • Have a low income
    • Have experienced difficult circumstances


  • $6000 paid for one year only.

Number offered

One scholarship is available

Selection criteria

Scholarship awarded based on need.

To retain this scholarship:

You must maintain a Weighted Average Mark of 60 during Semester 1 to receive payment in Semester 2.

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.