Faculty of Arts Research Scholarship

Award Title Faculty of Arts Research Scholarship (FARS)
Type Stipend (living allowance)
Value (2013 rate) $AUD 24,653 per annum (pro rata) for full time enrolment, $12,326 for part time enrolment.
Duration

The maximum scholarship duration is one year.

Round 1 (end of year): The scholarship must be commenced by 31 March of the year for which the offer is made and will conclude on 31 December of the same year.

Round 2 (end of year): The scholarship must be commenced by 30 September of the year for which the offer is made and will conclude on 31 July of the following year. 

Eligibility

Applicants who have applied for but narrowly missed out on an APA or MGS will automatically be considered for this award.

For full details of eligibility, please see the scholarship’s Conditions of Award.

How to Apply

No direct application is required. Applicants for an APA or MGS will be automatically considered for a FARS in the same application round.

Submit an online candidature and/or scholarship application.

Round 1 (end of year): applications close 31 October each year

Round 2 (mid year): applications close 31 May each year

Applicants who complete the online scholarship application will be automatically considered for all postgraduate research scholarships for which they are eligible in the Faculty of Arts at Monash University.

Successful FARS awardees will be notified by post as follows:

  • Round 1 (end of year): mid December
  • Round 2 (mid year): mid July
Conditions of Award FARS condition of award [PDF]
Contact Arts Research Graduate School: arts.research.degree@monash.edu

Note: This is a bridging scholarship. Successful awardees are required to apply for an APA and/or MGS in the following application rounds.

Further information