Monash Achievement Scholarship

Monash Achievement Scholarship

This scholarship allows students who achieve the required weighted average mark in the course they are enrolled in to transfer from a full-fee place to a Commonwealth Supported Place.


No application required

Total scholarship value


Number offered

Varies (Depending on available CSP places

We’re looking for the best and the brightest

Monash scholarships reward excellence and help you achieve your ambitions, regardless of your circumstances. We’re seeking the curious, the optimistic, students who want to make a difference in the world.

Our scholarships help students from all backgrounds transform their lives by easing the financial burden, so you can make the most of university life.

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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

You must meet the following criteria:

  • Current undergraduate or graduate (coursework) student enrolled at a Monash campus in Australia.
  • Enrolled in a domestic full-fee place at a Monash Campus in Australia.


  • Transfer from a domestic full-fee place to a Commonwealth supported place (CSP) for the remainder of your degree.

Number offered

  • Variable depending on the availability of Commonwealth supported places each year.

Selection criteria

Achieved the following weighted average mark in the course in which they are enrolled:

  • 60%: Art, Design & Architecture, Arts, Education, Engineering, Information Technology.
  • 65%: Business & Economics (at least 36 of the 48 credit points must be successfully completed in Monash Business School).
  • 70%: Law (the required weighted average mark must be achieved across at least 48 credit points of units specific to the Faculty of Law).
  • 70%: Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences, Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences.  
    • Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery - a Monash Achievement Award will only be awarded if a Commonwealth supported place becomes available within the set quota and the student has received excellent marks.
  • Science:  
    • 60%: Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Environmental Science.
    • 70%: Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Computer Science.
    • 80%: Bachelor of Science Advanced with Honours

How to apply

  • This scholarship cannot be deferred
  • No application is necessary. Students 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.