MRS Graduate Research Accommodation Scholarship

MRS Graduate Research Accommodation Scholarship

Are you living on-campus during your research degree? The benefits of living close to the centre of your working world include easy access to your supervisors and our world-class research equipment.


Closes 31 January annually

Total scholarship value


Number offered


Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Arts


Because of my scholarship, I'm able to relocate to Melbourne and pursue my dream course at Monash without financial constraints. I also received a mentor as part of this, who has given me insight into the industry to support my career planning for the future.

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 be studying as one of the following:

You must be a current graduate research student studying at one of the following Monash faculties or centres:

  • Art, Design, and Architecture
  • Arts
  • Business and Economics
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Law
  • Medicine, Nursing, and Health Sciences
  • Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Science
  • Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC)
  • Monash Sustainability Development Institute (MDSI)

You must meet the following criteria:

  • A current, full-time graduate research student, enrolled at a Monash campus in Australia; and
  • have been a prior resident with Monash Residential Services in the previous year for at least six months; and
  • be a current resident with Monash Residential Services


$1200 paid monthly as $120 rental rebates over 10 months (February to November).

Number offered

5 scholarships are available

Selection criteria

  • Selection is based on your academic and/or research record to date, including any publications.
  • Normally only one award will be made to any single faculty/centre.

To retain this scholarship:

  • Must remain in residency with Monash Residential Services,
  • Must maintain a full-time enrolment and continue research at Monash University,
  • 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

Apply for the Monash Residential Services Graduate Research Accommodation scholarship using this application form. Applications close 31 January each year.

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.