MRS Accommodation Scholarship

MRS Accommodation Scholarship

Are you planning to reside on campus at Monash Residential Services? If you are experiencing educational disadvantage, you may be able to get a grant to assist with accommodation costs. Submit your scholarship applications through VTAC now.


2 Aug - 8 Oct 2021

Total scholarship value

$3000 for one year

Number offered


Bachelor of Commerce


As a scholarship recipient, I’m able to make the most out of my university life to achieve my full potential. It has eased my difficult personal circumstances and enhanced my self-confidence and dedication to study hard. Knowing that I have Monash's support enables me to accomplish both my personal and academic goals in life.

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:

  • From one or more of the following educational disadvantage groups:
    • Have a low income
    • Are a recent refugee
    • From a regional or remote area
    • Have a disability or medical condition
    • From a non-English speaking background
    • Have experienced difficult circumstances
    • From an underrepresented school
    • From a low socioeconomic status (SES) area
    • An Indigenous Australian
  • A commencing student intending to enrol in an undergraduate degree at a Monash campus in Australia.
  • Intending to reside at Monash Residential Services as a new resident. You must apply directly to Monash Residential Services (MRS) for on-campus accommodation.


  • $3000 paid monthly as $300 rental rebates over 10 months (February to November).

Number offered

  • 10 scholarships available per year.

Selection criteria

  • Awarded based on need.

To retain this scholarship:

  • You must maintain a pass average (50% or above) each semester.
  • Recipients must maintain full time enrolment.
  • Recipients must remain in residency with Monash Residential Services and not be in breach of any current Monash Residential Services Conditions of Residency

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.

Apply through VTAC