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At Monash Engineering, we offer a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships to recognise academic excellence and to enable students from diverse backgrounds to study engineering.

Future Students

At Monash Engineering, we celebrate academic excellence and support students who are disadvantaged. We offer a wide range of scholarships and bursaries to help ensure that money and circumstances are not barriers for promising students to access the world-class education that Monash Engineering offers.

The Faculty of Engineering provides financial support through the following scholarships and bursaries.

Engineering Excellence Awards

The Engineering Excellence award is offered to the highest achieving students entering an engineering course at Monash. Recipients must receive an ATAR score of at least 98.00. The award includes an invite to participate in the prestigious Monash Engineering Leadership Program.

  • Value: $6000 for a full-time study load (48 credit points), paid per year until the minimum points for your degree are completed, up to a maximum of 4 years.
  • Number available: The Faculty will offer up to 50 Engineering Excellence Awards in 2016.
  • Further details including eligibility and selection criteria

Women in Engineering Scholarship

The Women in Engineering Bursaries Scholarship celebrate the success of high achieving female students who choose to pursue a rewarding career in engineering.

Engineering International Undergraduate Awards

These awards recognise high achieving international students studying Year 12 or IB in Australia and who receive an ATAR of at least 90.00.

Engineering Indigenous Scholarships

Offered in conjunction with Monash College this scholarship is awarded based on academic achievement and a demonstration of commitment to a career in the engineering profession.

Clive Weeks Leadership Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to the highest achieving student based on academic achievement, with a minimum of a distinction weighted average mark (70 per cent).

Mining Engineering Scholarship

This scholarship has been introduced to support the new Mining Engineering degree offering, for students studying Year 12 or IB in Australia and who receive an ATAR of at least 98.00.

University-wide Scholarships and Bursaries

In addition to scholarships offered by the faculty, Monash University also offer university-wide scholarships and bursaries. Visit the Coursework Scholarships Website for a full list of all the scholarships and bursaries available.

Application Process

You will automatically be considered for merit scholarships on the VTAC merit scholarship list if you list Monash as one of your VTAC course preferences. For further information on the application process check the Coursework Scholarship website.

Research Students
A range of scholarships available to research students

Current Students

Future students scholarships

"When I received the Engineering Excellence Award, I felt a great sense of achievement. Having this scholarship means that I don’t have to work as much part-time while at university.” Jenny Li, Bachelor of Mechatronics Engineering.

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