Established in 1967 by the Harvard Club of Australia, the scholarship honours a great Australian Statesman and furthers Australian/ American relations.
Awarded in partnership with The Harvard Club of Australia and The Australian National University, the scholarship program is administered by the ANU for postgraduate study at Harvard University in the United States.
The RG Menzies Scholarship to Harvard is awarded annually to at least two talented Australians who have gained admission to a Harvard graduate school. The ideal candidates for the Scholarship are Australians whose primary objective, after completing their studies at Harvard, is to make a significant contribution to Australia's development.
Receiving an R.G. Menzies Scholarship places the scholar in elite company. Previous winners have achieved outstanding progress and recognition in their chosen fields, making major contributions to Australia. Accordingly, all scholars are actively encouraged to support and assist in furthering the objectives of the R.G. Menzies Scholarships throughout their careers.
Up to USD60,000 paid as a one-off payment
2 on offer
Student typesDomestic, Current
Student levelsPostgraduate coursework, Graduate Certificate, Master Degree
Number of scholarships awarded2 on offer
Selection basesAcademic merit
The scholarship is valued at up to USD $60,000.
Please note that only short-listed candidates will be required to ask their referees to submit a reference and they will be advised of this by Early march. (Referees will need to be able to submit their reference by Monday 11 March 2024). In the event that you have a new referee, please provide them with the following link.
Funding of the scholarship is provided by the Harvard Club of Australia via generous donations and additional fund-raising activities of the club. Awarded in partnership with the Australian National University, the scholarship fund is managed by the ANU Endowment Office and scholarship administration is carried out by the ANU. Please support the Scholarship with a Donation.Website link