Monash Indigenous Pathway Scholarship

Monash Indigenous Pathway Scholarship

Sir John Monash Fee Scholarship

If you are an Indigenous Australian and intending to enrol in a single unit of study at Monash for an undergraduate degree, you may be eligible for this scholarship. You will receive funding for single units up to $5000.


No application required

Total scholarship value

Up to $5000

Number offered

Unlimited (Offered to all eligible students)

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 undergraduate student in single units at a Monash campus in Australia.
  • Of Indigenous Australian background.
  • 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.


  • Tuition fees paid for single units.

Number offered

  • Unlimited (Offered to all eligible students)

Selection criteria

  • None, offered to all students who meet the eligibility criteria.

How to apply

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