Zelman and Diana Elton Honours Scholarship

Zelman and Diana Elton Honours Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to an Honours student who is writing a thesis in an ACJC area of teaching and research (Jewish Studies, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Israel and Middle East Studies) at a Monash campus in Australia.


18 Jan – 12 Feb 2021

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Madeline, Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine student

Madeline: I want to make a difference

I want to make a difference for people who have inadequate access to healthcare around the world. We are so privileged here, and with my degree I will have the ability to use that privilege to help others that would otherwise be unable to get access to adequate healthcare.

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:

Enrolled or intending to enrol full-time in Honours, writing a thesis in an ACJC area of teaching and research at a Monash campus in Australia:

  • Jewish Studies
  • Holocaust and Genocide Studies
  • Israel and Middle East Studies


$3000 per 48 credit points of study for the minimum number of credit points required to complete the degree, for a maximum of one year.

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Selection criteria

  • Awarded to the highest achieving eligible student with a minimum of a 70 Weighted Average Mark (distinction average).
  • Preference may be given to a student working with an ACJC academic staff member.

To retain this scholarship:

  • The recipient will be asked to provide a written progress report on the benefits of this scholarship to the donor and the ACJC website at the conclusion of the unit, accompanied by a photograph.

How to apply

  • Cannot be deferred

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