Monash Silver Jubilee PhD Scholarship

Monash Silver Jubilee PhD Scholarship

The Monash Silver Jubilee Scholarship (MSJS) is available to help support a student with living costs whilst studying at Monash.  It is awarded each year to different faculties by rotation.


closes 31 October each year

Total scholarship value

Up to $36,200

Number offered

One per year

Bachelor of Applied Data Science Advanced (Honours)


I'm more flexible and reassured about my financial situation with a scholarship. It has also given me the opportunity to participate in the Access Monash mentoring program. Not only do I gain satisfaction from helping my student mentees, I've gained leadership and communication skills to help in my future career.

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:


The MSJS provides:

Number offered

One per year on rotation.

2023 Intake
Engineering or Information Technology

2024 Intake
Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

2025 Intake 
Science; Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences; or Monash Sustainable Development Institute

2026 Intake  
Arts; or Art, Design and Architecture

2027 Intake
Business and Economics; Education; Law; or Monash University Accident Research Centre

Selection criteria

Monash scholarships are very competitive and are awarded based on your academic record, any research outputs and prior research experience.

The standard RTP Scholarships terms and conditions as outlined in the RTP Scholarship Procedures apply, with the exceptions outlined in the eligibility criteria above.

How to apply

Application for graduate research scholarships is done at the time of applying for your course, unless you are already enrolled.  A single application is used for both admission and scholarship. You do not need to specify which scholarship you are applying as you are automatically considered for all graduate research scholarships (where eligible).

Note: This prestigious scholarship is awarded in the 31 October scholarship round only. Eligible applicants from Rounds 1 though to 4 (of the same year) will automatically be considered for this scholarship.

Many scholarships can have different application processes. Make sure to read the application details carefully and submit your application by the deadline.

If you are a new applicant, you must have obtained an Expression of Interest (EOI) from the relevant faculty before starting your application.

For more information visit our website or contact our Graduate Research Admissions team on
E: or T: +61 3 99051538

Apply direct to Monash