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Scholarship name Annual Value Duration Open Date Close Date
Vice-Chancellor's Academic Excellence Scholarship 100% student contributions, $5000 cash per year and Vice-Chancellor's Professional Excellence Program Normal duration of the course 29/8/16
12/1/17
Deakin Scholarship for Excellence Undergraduate - $5000 per year. Postgraduate - $10 000 per year. Normal duration of the course Applications for Trimester 3 2016 and Trimester 1 2017 are now open. Different closing dates apply to each study period.
Deakin Scholarship for Excellence TAFE Total value of $5000 Normal duration of the course 6/6/16
11/7/16
Deakin Student Support Scholarship Various packages available: $1,000 to $10,000 Different packages have different durations. Trimester 1 2017 are now open. Different closing dates apply to each study level
Deakin Humanitarian Scholarship 100% of tuition fees Normal duration of the course 2/12/16
20/1/17
PhD scholarship - International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS) A stipend of $26,682 per annum tax exempt (2016 rate) 3 years N/A
PhD scholarship - Australian Postgraduate Awards (APA) and Deakin University Postgraduate Research Scholarships (DUPRS) Varying 3 years Applications can be made throughout the year except for Arts and Education. Arts and Education applications must be submitted before 31st October. Varying
Australia Awards - Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships program Varying TBC TBC
CSIRO Postgraduate scholarships 1/1/16
1/1/16
AINSE Postgraduate Research Awards 1/1/16
1/1/16
Science and Industry Endowment Fund (SIEF) - Postgraduate Scholarships 1/1/16
1/1/16
National Centre of Excellence in Desalination Australia (NCEDA) - PhD Supplementary scholarships 1/1/16
1/1/16
PhD scholarship - NHMRC People Support Grants - Postgraduate scholarships Varying Varying Check external site
Health Professional Scholarships - Heart Foundation Varying Varying Check external site
PhD scholarship - Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Scholarships Varying Varying Check external site
PhD scholarship - Improving regional secondary students' learning and wellbeing Varying 3 years 1/3/17
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PhD scholarship - Fulbright Commission Varying Varying Check external site
PhD scholarship - Glendon A Lean Memorial Award in mathematics education $26,288 3 years N/A N/A
PhD scholarship - Data to Decisions CRC - Scholarship in law for Big Data analytics Up to $35,000 3 years 2015 2017
The Archie and Hilda Graham Foundation Award Cash payment up to $5,000 1 year 29/8/16
12/1/17
AusNet Services Women in Power Engineering Scholarship Cash payment up to $10,000 per year Normal duration of the course 29/8/16
6/2/17
Bendigo Bank Community Scholarship Program Cash payment up to $5,000 per year 3 years 29/8/16
12/1/17
Bentleigh Bayside Community Health Scholarship Cash payment up to $5,000 per year Normal duration of the course 14/11/16
12/1/17
The den Hollander Scholarship Cash payment up to $8,000 per year 1 year 10/10/16
12/1/17
The George Alexander Foundation Access Scholarships Cash payment of up to $8,000 for 3 years or $6,000 for 4 years Up to four years 29/8/16
12/1/17
Peddle Thorp Scholarship in Masters of Architecture Cash payment up to $3,500 per year 1 year 6/1/17
10/2/17
Penfold Scholarships Cash payment up to $10,000 1 year 29/8/16
12/1/17
Penfold Mazda Nursing and Midwifery Scholarship Cash payment up to $5,000 1 year One-off payment 17/10/16
12/1/17
PSA Insurance Scholarship Payment of up to $10,000 1 year 14/11/16
20/12/16
Rotary District 9780 Clinical Placement Scholarship Payment of up to $1,000 1 year 14/11/16
23/1/17
SEW_EURODRIVE Scholarship in Mechatronics Engineering Cash payment up to $10,000 2 years 2/12/16
31/1/17
South West Philanthropic Scholarships for Deakin Warrnambool Campus $7,000 scholarships, plus an option for additional discount on student residences for eligible scholarship recipients 1 year 19/12/16
10/2/17
The Sue Nattrass Scholarship Supported by the Myer Foundation (Graduate Certificate) Initial payment of $500, up to $7,200 over multiple years Multiple years 10/10/16
16/2/17
TRACK Scholarships Cash payment up to $10,000      1 year 10/10/16
12/1/17
Edge Financial Partners Scholarship Cash payment up to $7,500 2 years To be confirmed To be confirmed
Westpac Bicentennial Foundation Young Technologist Scholarships Cash payment up to $5,000 per year Normal duration of the course 29/8/16
31/1/17
Associate Degree Scholarships Cash payment up to $500 One-off payment 29/8/16
27/3/17
Dr (Aunty) Mary Atkinson Scholarships All student contributions (tuition fees) Normal duration of the course Based on course offer Automatically selected based on course application
IGNITED Scholarship - Igniting female interest in engineering, information technology and construction management Cash payment or student contributions (tuition fees) up to $5000 per year and an academic mentor Normal duration of the course 29/8/16
12/1/17
Deakin Funded Scholarship Program 100% student contributions, $5000 cash per year and Vice-Chancellor's Professional Excellence Program Different packages have different durations 29/8/16
Applications for Trimester 3 2016 and Trimester 1 2017 are open
Different closing dates apply to the different study periods
Deakin Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship 100% of your student contributions (tuition fees) or 50% of your student contributions (tuition fees) + participation in the Vice-Chancellor's Professional Excellence Program + priority place in on-campus accommodation (at own cost and subject to availability). Normal duration of the course 1/1/16
N/A
Deakin International Scholarship 25% of your student contribution (tuition fees) Normal duration of the course 1/1/16
N/A
Faculty of Arts & Education Chinese Partner Bursary Total value of $3000. 1/1/16
15/8/16
Master of Business Administration Global Leader's Scholarship 20% fee reduction of the total course cost Normal duration of the course 1/1/17
1/10/20
Master of Laws (LLM) Domestic Scholarship Fee reduction of $6,000 for the duration of the course. Normal duration of the course 4 credit points of study 1/1/16
1/6/18
Master of Laws (LLM) International Scholarship Fee reduction of $10,000 for the duration of the course. Normal duration of the course 1/1/16
1/6/18
Deakin law School LLM Vietnam Partner Bursary 100% discount of course fees Normal duration of the course 1/1/16
15/8/16
China Partner Institutions Bursary 10% of your student contributions (tuition fees) Normal duration of the course 1/1/16
15/8/16
Deakin College Jakarta Bursary 10% of your student contribution (tuition fees) Normal duration of the course 1/1/16
15/8/16
SEBE China & Sri Lanka Partner Bursary 10% of your student contribution (tuition fees) Normal duration of the course 1/1/16
15/8/16
ARC Discovery Project in International Students in Secondary School - PhD Scholarship 1/1/16
1/1/16
Towards a digital platform for promoting health behaviour change - PhD Scholarship $26,288 3 years 1/1/16
31/7/16
Using Health Literacy to Improve Health Services - PhD Scholarship 3 years 1/1/16
31/7/16
Allison Murphy Memorial Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year 3 years 6/1/17
10/2/17
CareSuper Scholarship in Financial Planning Cash payment up to $15,000 2 years 10/10/16
10/2/17
Anna Kannava Scholarship Up to $3000 1 year 10/10/16
12/1/17
The Sue Nattrass Scholarship Supported by the Myer Foundation (Masters) Initial payment of $500, up to $21,600 over multiple years Multiple years 10/10/16
16/2/17
Ern Hartley Foundation Award Up to $5,000 1 year 10/10/16
31/1/17
PhD scholarship - Composite Materials $26,682pa 3 years 7/10/16
30/11/16
PhD scholarship - Australia, India and the postwar world $26,682pa 3 years 28/2/17
PhD scholarship - ARC Discovery Project: Families in later life study $26,288 3 years 15/10/16
Phd scholarship - Detection and characterisation of animal influenza viruses $26,682pa 3 years 12/9/16
31/12/16
PhD scholarship - Understanding dietary patterns and behaviours in adults $26,682pa 3 years 12/9/16
24/2/17
Phd scholarship - Assessing implementation of physical activity and sedentary behaviour interventions $26,288pa 3 years 24/2/17
PhD scholarship - Developing a comprehensive model of the impact of alcohol availability control measures and related harm outcomes $26,682 3 years 10/12/16
PhD scholarship - The malaria protein export machinery $26,682 3 years 31/1/17
PhD scholarship top-up opportunity - Evaluating the effects of NAB AFL AusKick participation on children with disabilities $5,000pa 3 years TBC TBC
PhD scholarship - Sleep and child and family outcomes in ASD $26,682 3 years 28/2/17
Change 100 Lives First in Family Scholarship Cash payment up to $4,000 per year 3 years 10/10/16
12/1/17
Jewish Holocaust Centre Wilson Family Scholarship in memory of William Cooper Up to $3000 1 year 10/10/16
TBC
Sisters of Charity Foundation Scholarship Cash payment of up to $7500 per year Up to four years 10/10/16
12/1/17
Juris Doctor Scholarship for Excellence $10,000 paid as cash or tuition fees Normal duration of the course 29/8/16
15/2/17
Scholtens Collins McKissock Scholarship Cash payment up to $10,000 2 years 10/10/16
10/2/17
The Cody Holloway Scholarship Cash payment up to $5,000 per year 3 years 10/10/16
12/1/17
Deakin India 10% Bursary 10% off the total indicative fee. Normal duration of the course 28/11/16
Trimester 3, 2017
Deakin India 15% Bursary 15% off the total indicative fee. Normal duration of the course 28/11/16
Trimester 3, 2017
Deakin India 25% Merit Scholarship 20% of your tuition fees Normal duration of the course 1/3/16
15/12/17
Deakin India 20% Merit Scholarship 20% of your tuition fees Normal duration of the course 1/3/16
15/12/17
Deakin International 25% Merit Scholarship 25% of your tuition fees Normal duration of the course 1/3/16
15/12/17
Deakin International 20% Merit Scholarship 20% of your tuition fees Normal duration of the course 1/3/16
15/12/17
The Sue Nattrass Scholarship Supported by the Myer Foundation (Graduate Diploma) Initial payment of $500, up to $14,400 over multiple years Multiple years 10/10/16
16/2/17
PhD scholarship - Repair of Superalloy Components by Laser Engineered Net Shaping $26,288 3 years 28/2/17
PhD scholarship - Characterisation of self healing composite materials under extreme fatigue cyclic conditions £15,000 bursary plus tuition fees 3.5 years 20/12/16
20/2/17
PhD scholarship - Effects of Alloying Elements on Microstructures and Mechanical Properties of B-Ti alloys £15,000 bursary plus tuition fees 3.5 years 20/12/16
20/2/17
PhD scholarship - Development of high performance out of autoclave resin sytems using novel toughening strategies $26,682 3 years 20/12/16
20/2/17
PhD scholarship opportunities - TERI Deakin Nano-Biotechnology Research Centre In-Country Program 12/1/17
20/1/17

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