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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, $35,000 to $80,000 depending on your course duration Normal course duration 31/8/20
11/1/21
Deakin Bushfire Relief Residential Scholarship All Deakin Residences costs 1 year 8/1/20
Applications are closed
Deakin Scholarship for Excellence (T3 2020) Undergraduate - up to $5000 per year Postgraduate - up to $10 000 per year Normal course duration 21/10/20
11/11/20
Deakin Scholarship for Excellence Undergraduate - $5000 per year Postgraduate - $10,000 per year Normal course duration 31/8/20
11/1/21
Deakin Scholarship for Excellence - Juris Doctor (T3 2020) $10 000 paid towards tuition fees Normal course duration 21/10/20
11/11/20
Deakin Scholarship for Excellence - Juris Doctor $10 000 paid towards tuition fees Normal course duration 31/8/20
15/2/21
Deakin Student Support Scholarship (T3 2020) Various packages available: $1000 to $10 000 Different packages have different durations. 21/10/20
11/11/20
Deakin Student Support Scholarship Various packages available: $1000 to $10,000 Different packages have different durations. 31/8/20
11/1/21
Deakin Funded Scholarship Program Various packages are available. Different packages have different durations 31/8/20
11/1/21
Deakin Sanctuary Scholarships 100% of tuition fees Normal course duration 6/10/20
11/1/21
Deakin Sport Network Elite Athlete Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year 3 years 31/8/20
15/2/21
Deakin Warrnambool Residential Scholarships Up to 50% reduction of Deakin Residences costs Normal course duration 31/8/20
25/1/21
Deakin Western Chances Scholarships Up to $3500 1 year 13/11/19
16/3/20
Alliance Catering Scholarship Cash payment up to $7500 per year Normal course duration 31/8/20
25/1/21
Allison Murphy Memorial Scholarship Cash payment up to $10,000 per year 3 years 22/11/18
7/2/19
Alumni Postgraduate bursary 15% reduction per unit Normal course duration Now open 31/3/21
Anna Kannava Scholarship Cash payment of $3000 One-off payment 31/8/20
25/1/21
The Anthony Costa Foundation Arts Management Scholarship $1800 per credit point 12 credit points 31/8/20
15/2/21
The Archie and Hilda Graham Foundation Scholarship Cash payment of up to $5000 1 year 31/8/20
25/1/21
Arcadia Landscape Architecture Indigenous Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year for up to two years 2 years 17/6/20
15/7/20
Barwon Water Scholarship Cash payment up to $2000 per year 3 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
Barwon Water Scholarship for Women in STEM Cash payment up to $2000 per year 3 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
Bendigo Bank Community Scholarship Program Cash payment up to $4000 per year 3 years 5/6/19
10/7/19
Casella Family Brands Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
CHC Indigenous Pathway Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year for three years 3 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
City of Greater Geelong Scholarship in Engineering Cash payment up to $6500 per year 4 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
ClarkeHopkinsClarke Architects Academic Merit Scholarship Cash payment up to $2500 per year for two years 2 years 22/1/20
ClarkeHopkinsClarke Architects Access & Equity Scholarship Cash payment up to $2500 per year 2 years 10/10/18
14/2/19
The Cody Holloway Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year Normal course duration 31/8/20
25/1/21
Deakin Donors Access Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year Multiple years 2 or 3 years 3/12/19
22/1/20
Deakin University Student Association (DUSA) Scholarships Voucher package 1 year 31/8/20
11/1/21
Deakin University Community Bank Relocation Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year Normal course duration 31/8/20
25/1/21
The den Hollander Scholarship Cash payment up to $8000 1 year 31/8/20
25/1/21
DemoDAIRY Foundation Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
den Hollander Geelong Cats AFLW Scholarship Cash payment up to $8000 1 year 31/8/20
25/1/21
Destination Australia Scholarships Up to $15,000 per year Normal course duration 31/8/20
25/1/21
Destination Australia Scholarships International Up to $15 000 per year Normal course duration 1/11/19
22/1/20
Dr (Aunty) Mary Atkinson Scholarships 100% student contributions (tuition fees) Normal course duration Based on course offer for 2021 Based on course offer for 2021
Dr Menzie and Margaret Lipson Scholarship Up to $7000 per year towards student contributions (tuition fees) Normal course duration 28/8/18
22/1/19
Ernie Williams Indigenous Scholarship Cash payment up to $10,000 per year Normal course duration 8/10/20
25/1/21
Felicity Melican and Gerard Barker Scholarship Up to $7000 over two years 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
Findex Scholarship Cash payment up to $4000 plus 10% discount with Deakin Residences Warrnambool 1 year 27/8/19
22/1/20
Flavourtech Grow Our Own Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 1 year 31/8/20
25/1/21
FJ Foundation Scholarship Up to $7000 over two years 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
Fletcher and Rena Jones (Cumorah) Foundation Scholarship Up to $7000 over two years 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
Ford Australia Women in STEAM Scholarship Cash payment up to $12,500 1 year 31/8/20
25/1/21
Freemasons Foundation Victoria Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 for one year 1 year 4/12/19
22/1/20
Geelong Manufacturing Council Women in Engineering Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 1 year 31/8/20
25/1/21
The Geoff and Helen Handbury Foundation Scholarship Up to $7000 over two years 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
The George Alexander Foundation Scholarships Cash payment of up to $8000 per year for 3 years or $6000 per year for 4 years Normal course duration 31/8/20
11/1/21
The George Fairfax Arts Management Scholarship Sue Nattrass Arts Management Fund Cash payment up to $6000 Multiple years 11/9/19
12/2/20
Graduate Certificate Humanitarian Health Scholarship (Domestic) $500 per credit point Two credit points 5/6/19
10/7/19
The Harold Carroll Memorial Scholarship Cash payment up to $3,000 per year for up to 3 years 3 years 17/6/20
15/7/20
The Helen Macpherson Smith Trust Arts and Cultural Management Scholarship Cash payment up to $6000 4 credit points 31/8/20
15/2/21
Helen Macpherson Smith Trust Scholarship Cash payment up to $7000 per year Normal course duration 31/8/20
25/1/21
HEPPP Retention and Support Scholarship One off cash payment of $2500 One-off payment 18/2/20
16/3/20
IGNITED Scholarship - Igniting female interest in engineering, information technology and construction management Cash payment or student contributions up to $5000 per year and an academic mentor Normal course duration 31/8/20
25/1/21
Indigenous Student Success Program Cash payment of up to $2000 One-off payment 17/6/20
20/7/20
Isobel & David Jones Family Foundation Scholarship $7000 in total plus 10% discount with Deakin Residences Warrnambool 2 years 27/8/19
22/1/20
Jewish Holocaust Centre Wilson Family Scholarship Cash payment up to $3000 One-off payment 17/6/20
15/7/20
JNE Scholarship Cash payment up to $1000 1 year 22/11/18
7/2/19
The Judy Hill Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year 3 or 4 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
MBA Access for Women Scholarships 50% of tuition fees Normal course duration 31/8/20
15/2/21
Midfield Group Agricultural Scholarship Up to $7000 cash over two years 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
Moyne Shire Council Scholarship Up to $7000 over two years 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
Moyne Shire Council Food and Agribusiness Scholarship Cash payment up to $7000 over two years 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
Murray Medical Imaging Scholarship Cash payment up to $1500 1 year 24/10/18
22/1/19
NAB Financial Planning Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 1 year 22/2/19
8/4/19
Peddle Thorp Scholarship in Masters of Architecture Cash payment up to $3500 1 year 31/8/20
15/2/21
Penfold Scholarships Cash payment up to $10 000 1 year 28/8/18
8/1/19
Peter Davis Memorial Honours Scholarship Cash payment of $500 One-off payment 18/2/20
16/3/20
Pitcher Partners Scholarship Cash payment up to $12 500 1 year 5/6/19
10/7/19
Port of Portland Regional Women in Engineering Scholarship Cash payment up to $8000 per year Normal course duration 4/10/19
19/2/20
Professor Geoff Wilson Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 1 year 31/8/20
25/1/21
Professor John Hay Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 1 year 31/8/20
25/1/21
PSA Insurance Scholarship To be confirmed 1 year 2/12/19
6/12/19
Regional Journalism Scholarships Program Different amounts available 3 years 24/1/19
12/3/19
Richard Michael Future Leaders in Engineering Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year 2 years 10/10/19
22/1/20
Rex Carland Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 One-off payment 5/6/19
10/7/19
Rotary District 9780 Master of Dietetics Rural Placement Scholarship One-off cash payment of $2000 One-off payment 17/6/20
22/7/20
Saputo Dairy Australia Scholarship Cash payment up to $4000 over two years 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
Santa Singh and Balwant Kaur Scholarship Up to $7,500 - $10,000 cash 1 year; 2 years 17/6/20
15/7/20
SecureWorx Cybersecurity Excellence Scholarship Cash payment up to $15 000 per year 3 years 5/6/19
10/7/19
SEW_EURODRIVE Scholarship in Engineering Cash payment up to $5000 per year 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
South West Philanthropic Academic Scholarships Deakin Warrnambool Campus Cash payment up to $7000 over two years 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
South West Philanthropic Scholarships for Deakin Warrnambool Campus Cash payment up to $7000 over two years 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
Student Rental Assistance Scheme Cash payment of up to $1440 1 year monthly instalments 18/2/20
16/3/20
Sisters of Charity Foundation Scholarship Cash payment of up to $7500 per year Up to four years 13/12/19
22/1/20
The Sue Nattrass Scholarship Supported by the Myer Foundation (Graduate Diploma) Initial payment of $500, up to $14 400 over multiple years Multiple years 29/8/17
28/2/18
The Sue Nattrass Scholarship Supported by the Myer Foundation (Graduate Certificate) Initial payment of $500, up to $7200 over multiple years Multiple years 29/8/17
Applications will remain open until all scholarships have been awarded.
The Sue Nattrass Scholarship (Masters) Initial payment of $500, up to $21 600 over multiple years Multiple years 11/9/19
12/2/20
Wannon Water Scholarship Cash payment up to $7000 over two years 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
Westpac Bicentennial Foundation Young Technologist Scholarships Cash payment up to $5000 per year Normal course duration 24/10/18
22/1/19
Women in Humanitarian Action Scholarship - Graduate Certificate of Humanitarian Health 50% tuition fees Two credit points 17/6/20
15/7/20
Women in Humanitarian Action Scholarship  Master of Humanitarian Assistance (T3 2020) 100% tuition fees Four credit points 21/10/20
11/11/20
Women in Humanitarian Action Scholarship - Master of Humanitarian Assistance 100% tuition fees Four credit points 17/6/20
15/7/20
Yarn Strong Sista Indigenous Scholarship Cash payment up to $2000 One-off payment One-off payment 17/6/20
15/7/20
Deakin Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship 100% or 50% of your tuition fees plus participation in the Vice-Chancellor's Professional Excellence Program and priority place in on-campus accommodation (at own cost and subject to availability) Normal course duration 1/1/16
N/A
Deakin International Scholarship 25% of your student contribution (tuition fees) Normal course duration 1/1/16
N/A
Deakin STEM Scholarship 20% of student contributions (tuition fees) Normal course duration Now open Trimester 3 2021
Deakin Latin America Scholarship 15% of student contributions (tuition fees) Normal course duration Now open Trimester 3 2023
Deakin Vice-Chancellor's Meritorious 100% Scholarship (India) 100% of tuition fees Normal course duration Now open N/A
Deakin India Cloud Bursary $2,000 Normal course duration Now open November 2020
International Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship 100% (South Asia) 100% of tuition fees Normal course duration Now open N/A
Deakin Global Health Leaders Scholarship 20% of the total indicative tuition fee Normal course duration Now open Trimester 3 2022
Business and Law International Partner Institutions Bursary 10% of your student contribution (tuition fees) Normal course duration 4/3/19
31/12/23
Faculty of Arts & Education Chinese Partner Bursary Total value of $3000. 1/1/16
Now open
To be advised
Master of Business Administration Global Leader's Scholarship 20% fee reduction of the total course cost Normal course duration 1/1/17
1/10/20
Master of Laws (LLM) Domestic Scholarship Fee reduction of $6000 for the duration of the course. Normal course duration 4 credit points of study To be advised To be advised
Master of Laws (LLM) International Scholarship Fee reduction of $10 000 for the duration of the course. Normal course duration 4/3/19
1/12/23
Warrnambool Campus International Bursary 20% of student tuition fees for the normal duration of selected courses Normal course duration Now open for 2018 Trimester 3 2020
Deakin Warrnambool Residential International Scholarships Up to 50% of Deakin Residences costs Normal course duration 1/10/19
Scholarship will close when full allocated
Deakin India Postgraduate Bursary 20% 20% off the total indicative fee Normal course duration Now open Trimester 3, 2021
Deakin India Merit Scholarship 25% 25% of your tuition fees Normal course duration Now open 15 December 2021
Deakin India Undergraduate 20% Scholarship 20% of your tuition fees Normal course duration Now open 15 December 2021
Deakin International 25% Merit Scholarship 25% of your tuition fees Normal course duration 1/3/16
15/12/17
Deakin International 20% Merit Scholarship 20% of your tuition fees Normal course duration 1/3/16
15/12/17
Deakin International Merit Scholarship (South Asia - Onshore) 20 or 25% discount off your tuition fees Normal course duration Now open Trimester 3 2022
Manipal Global Education Services (MaGE) Partnership Bursary 40% of the student's tuition fees for their final year as an offshore Deakin Cloud Campus student 1 year Trimester 1 2018 Trimester 3 2020
CICRA Partnership Bursary 40% of the student's tuition fees for their third year as an offshore Deakin Cloud Campus student 1 year Trimester 1 2018 Trimester 3 2020
Singapore Health Bursary 20% of student tuition fees for the normal duration of selected courses Normal course duration Now open Trimester 3 2021
Vietnam Partners Scholarship 20% of student tuition fees for the normal duration of selected courses Normal course duration Now open Trimester 3 2021
Deakin International Merit 10% Bursary 10% of the total indicative fee. Normal course duration 23/11/18
15/12/21
Deakin International Meritorious 20% Scholarship 20% of indicative fees. Normal course duration 23/11/18
15/12/21
Deakin International Meritorious 25% Scholarship 25% of indicative costs. Normal course duration 23/11/18
15/12/21
PhD Scholarship - Research Training Program Scholarship (RTP) / Deakin University Postgraduate Research Scholarship (DUPR) $28,092 3 years Varying Varying
HDR Scholarship - Teacher professional learning in rural Australia $28,092 3 years Tuesday 23 June 2020 Thursday 15 October 2020
HDR Scholarship - Energy storage: Exploring electrolytes for sodium-ion capacitors $28,092 3 years Friday 7 August 2020 Monday 31 August 2020
HDR Scholarship - Human nutrition $28,092 plus top-up of $15,000 3 years Tuesday 22 September 2020 Monday 2 November 2020
HDR Scholarship - The Brookes Cultural Heritage Scholarship $28,600 3 years Tuesday 20 October 2020 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
HDR Scholarship - Biopsychosocial approach treating benzodiazepine dependence $28,106 3 years Monday 19 January 2019 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
HDR Scholarship - Alkanethiolate self-assembled monolayers on palladium $28,600 3 years Thursday 15 October 2020 Monday 1 February 2021
HDR Scholarship - New technique for measuring bone $28,092 3 years Monday 5 October 2020 Monday 26 October 2020
HDR Scholarship - Dietary patterns and healthy ageing $28,092 3 years Tuesday 6 October 2020 Monday 26 October 2020
HDR Scholarship - Quality Assurance two-part epoxy coatings $34,000 3 years Monday 31 August 2020 Thursday 15 October 2020
HDR Scholarship - Keyhole coating damage treatment $31,700 3 years Monday 31 August 2020 Thursday 15 October 2020
HDR Scholarship - Circular economy principals steel framed buildings $28,092 3 years Tuesday 15 September 2020 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
HDR Scholarship - Fire retardant high strength Magnesium alloy $28,092 3 years Monday 24 August 2020 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
HDR Scholarship Energy storage: develop anodes for sodium-ion capacitors $28,092 3 years Friday 7 August 2020 Monday 31 August 2020
HDR Scholarship - Health behaviours of common mental disorders $28,092 3 years Tuesday 28 July 2020 Thursday 29 October 2020
HDR Scholarship Requirements engineering for AI systems $28,092 3 years Monday 13 July, 2020 Monday 31 August 2020
HDR Scholarship - Population dynamics of shorebirds in peril $28,106 3 years Tuesday 21 July 2020 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
HDR Scholarship - Investigating abalone populations of south west Victoria $28,092 3 years Tuesday 27 July 2020 Thursday 31 December 2020
HDR Scholarship - Pregnancy and maternity care during COVID 19 $28,092 3 years Tuesday 7 July 2020 Thursday 24 September 2020
HDR Scholarship - The influence of submarine headlands $28,092 3 years Tuesday 23 June 2020 Thursday 19 November 2020
HDR Scholarship - Muslim and Anglo-Australian co-existence in rural Australia $28,092 3 years Tuesday 9 June 2020 Wednesday 30 September 2020
HDR Scholarship - Enzymatic digestion of polyester from polyester/cotton blend $28,092 3 years Wednesday 20 May 2020 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
HDR Scholarship - Quantifying the role of epigenetic factors $28,092 3 years Tuesday 9 June 2020 Thursday 25 February 2021
HDR Scholarship - Engaging and supporting first-time fathers $28,092 3 years Monday 1 June 2020 Thursday 25 February 2021
HDR Scholarship - External Interfaces for Autonomous Vehicles in Shared Spaces $28,092 3 years Wednesday 15 April 2020 Wednesday 30 September 2020
HDR Scholarship Fisheries ecology of rock flathead $28,092 3 years Monday 16 March 2020 Wednesday 31 October 2020
HDR Scholarship - Carbon sequestration monitoring technology $28,092 3 years Friday 6 March 2020 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
HDR Scholarship - Industry 4.0 - Material monitoring for process control in roll forming $28,092 3 years Thursday 5 December 2019 Thursday 25 February 2021
HDR Scholarship - Healthcare supplychain analytics $27,596 3 years Thursday 14 March 2019 Monday 1st March 2021
HDR Scholarship - China Scholarship Council (CSC) - Deakin University PhD Scholarship Program $27,596 3 years Friday 23 November 2018 Friday 10 January 2020
HDR Scholarship - China Scholarship Council (CSC) - Deakin University Visiting PhD Scholarship Program $20,400 2 years Friday 23 November 2018 Thursday 31 January 2019
HDR Scholarship - Deakin CSCRC Varying 3 years Wednesday 2 October 2019 Monday 30 November 2020
HDR Scholarship - Magnesium alloys $27,596 3 years Thursday 5 September 2019 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
HDR Scholarship - Hydrogen future $27,596 3 years Tuesday 15 January 2019 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
PhD scholarship - Glendon A Lean Memorial Award in mathematics education $27,596 3 years Monday 29 May 2019 Thursday 25 February 2021
PhD scholarship - NHMRC People Support Grants - Postgraduate scholarships Varying Varying Please contact DR Grants
PhD scholarship - Fulbright Commission Varying Varying Check external site
HDR Scholarship - Antipsychotic use and bone $28,092 3 years Wednesday 4 December 2019 Thursday 25 February 2021

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