Prestigious scholarships are available for postgraduate study overseas.

Prestigious scholarships for post-graduate students

register your interest in prestigious postgraduate scholarships

General Sir John Monash Scholarships

General Sir John Monash Scholarships

Closing date: August 2015

The General Sir John Monash Foundation Scholarships are one of Australia's most prestigious awards, recognising potential leaders in all fields. They are awarded to outstanding Australians graduating from Australian universities to enable them to study abroad at the world's best universities, appropriate to their field of study.

Charlie Perkins Scholarship

Charlie Perkins Scholarship

Closing date: October 2015

The Charlie Perkins Scholarships are postgraduate scholarships directed towards Indigenous Australians who have the potential to become leaders in their field of study and in their communities.

Roberta Sykes Scholarship

Roberta Sykes Scholarship

Closing date: Various dates

The Roberta Sykes Scholarship provides supplementary financial assistance to Indigenous postgraduate students who wish to undertake studies at recognised overseas universities.

Frank Knox Memorial Fellowships

Frank Knox Memorial Fellowships

Closing date: December 2015

Frank Knox Memorial Fellowships are awarded to students from Australia for graduate study at Harvard University and include tuition and health insurance fees plus a stipend of at least $26,000 to cover living expenses for a ten-month academic year.

Fulbright postgraduate scholarships

Fulbright postgraduate scholarships

Closing date: August 2015

Fulbright Postgraduate Scholarships are available to Australian citizens to engage in 8-12 months of research relevant to an Australian PhD;  or undertake an approved course for study in an American higher degree.

Are you the next Rhodes scholar?

Are you the next Rhodes scholar?

Closing date: 1 September 2015

The Rhodes Scholarships are postgraduate awards supporting outstanding all-round students at the University of Oxford, and providing transformative opportunities for exceptional individuals. One candidate is selected for the Rhodes Scholarship for each state each year. The Scholarship benefits include return airfares to London and a yearly stipend.