This scholarship is administered externally
The John Monash Scholarships are awarded annually to outstanding Australian graduates to support them with postgraduate study at the world's best universities. The Scholarships are not limited by age, gender, academic field of study or choice of university, with successful applicants having demonstrated excellence in their field, leadership potential and a vision for how they can contribute to a better Australia. The John Monash Scholarships are proudly supported by the Australian Government, private sector organisations, universities and individuals.
10 - 20 on offer
20 on offer
Payments made for 3 years
Student typesDomestic, Current
Student levelsPostgraduate coursework, Postgraduate research, Graduate Certificate, Master Degree
Number of scholarships awarded20 on offer
Selection basesAcademic merit
To be eligible to apply for a John Monash Scholarship applicants must:
Applicants who have been successful in securing a Rhodes, Fulbright or Ramsay scholarship are not eligible for a John Monash Scholarship.
In awarding John Monash Scholarships, factors considered include:
3 references are required. Referees should be senior people who can speak to the applicant's leadership capabilities, whether they be academic, professional or personal.
A stipend of AU$75,000 per year for each year of study (up to a maximum of 3 years)
The following world class universities offer partial or full fee waivers to John Monash Scholars, for certain degree types: King's College London (UK), Cranfield University (UK), IE University Madrid (Spain) and The University of Groningen (The Netherlands)
All applications must be submitted online via the John Monash Foundation website.