Arts Postgraduate Research Scholarships

Monash University offers an extensive scholarship program to both local and international students enrolled in degrees classified as research.

The Faculty and various academic units of the Faculty offer students support through scholarships and grants.

The University holds two scholarship rounds in closing May 30th and October 31st each year.  Expression of Interest forms must b received by the Faculty 4 weeks before each closing date.

Eligibility criteria

A strong academic record is required to be competitive for one of these scholarships. All research students with an (honours H1) 80% + grade degree or the equivalent GPA 80% + standard may apply for a range of research scholarships.

Selection criteria

Selection for scholarships is based on:

  • academic merit
  • research experience
  • publications relative to opportunity
  • alignment of the project with strategic priorities
  • Prizes and awards recognising research, writing and academic achievements

 

 

Award Note Application information
Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) Stipend (living allowance) domestic applicants only MIGR site
Monash Graduate Scholarship (MGS) Stipend (living allowance) domestic and international applicants MIGR site
Sir James McNeill Foundation Postgraduate Scholarship Stipend (living allowance) domestic and international applicants MIGR site
International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS) Tuition fee and OSHC international applicants only MIGR site
Monash International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (MIPRS) Tuition fee and OSHC international applicants only MIGR site
Vera Moore International Postgraduate Research Scholarship Tuition fee and OSHC international applicants only MIGR site

Faculty Scholarships

Award Closing date Application Information
The PhD Scholarship: Wealth from Waste CSIRO research cluster Open Further Information
PhD Top-up scholarship in Linguistics within cross-corpus DoBeS project on three-participant events Open Further Information
The Monash-Pratt Postgraduate Award for research related to the Sir Zelman Cohen School of Music Open Further Information
Monash-Pratt Musician Performance Scholarship  Open Further Information
Monash Jazz Music Scholarship Open Further Information
Vice-Chancellor’s Concertmaster Scholarship Open Further Information
Vice-Chancellor’s Ensemble Leadership Scholarship Open Further Information
Yamaha PG Research Scholarship in Performance (Classical) Open Further Information
Yamaha PG Research Scholarship in Performance (Jazz) Open Further Information
The Melbourne Centre for Japanese Language Education (MCJLE) Scholarships Closed  
Faculty of Arts Teaching and Research Scholarships Closed  
Faculty of Arts Research Scholarship Open Further information
Faculty of Arts International Postgraduate Research Scholarship Open Further information
Monash Departmental Scholarship/Monash Research Scholarship N/A Programs in the Faculty of Arts may award scholarships to current or prospective postgraduate research candidates at their discretion. Not available in 2013.
Cecile Parrish Memorial Scholarship for Graduate Research in English Open Further information: School of English, Communications and Performance Studies
Faculty of Arts Top-Up Awards Open Further information