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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 Achieving Potential Scholarship Various packages available: $5000 to $10,000 Normal course duration. 31/8/21
15/2/22
Deakin Scholarship for Excellence Undergraduate - $5000 per year Postgraduate - $10,000 per year Normal course duration 17/6/21
15/7/21
Deakin Scholarship for Excellence - Juris Doctor $10,000 paid towards tuition fees Normal course duration 17/6/21
15/7/21
Deakin Student Support Scholarship Various packages available: $1000 to $10,000 Different packages have different durations. 17/6/21
15/7/21
Deakin Funded Scholarship Program Various packages are available. Different packages have different durations 17/6/21
15/7/21
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
15/2/21
Alliance Catering Scholarship Cash payment up to $7500 per year Normal course duration 31/8/20
25/1/21
Deakin alumni discount 10% reduction per unit Normal course duration Now open N/A
Anna Kannava Scholarship Cash payment of $3000 One-off payment 31/8/20
25/1/21
Anthea Jane Wilson Scholarship Up to $11,920 per year Normal course duration 27/11/20
21/3/21
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 17/6/21
15/7/21
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
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
15/2/21
City of Greater Geelong Scholarship in Engineering Cash payment of $6500 One-off payment 17/6/21
15/7/21
The Cody Holloway Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year Normal course duration 31/8/20
25/1/21
Connect Health and Community Scholarship Cash payment up to $3125 One year or one-off payment 17/6/21
23/7/21
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 17/6/21
15/7/21
den Hollander Geelong Cats AFLW Scholarship Cash payment up to $8000 1 year 31/8/20
1/3/21
Destination Australia Scholarships Up to $15,000 per year Normal course duration 31/8/20
15/2/21
Dr (Aunty) Mary Atkinson Scholarships 100% student contributions (tuition fees) Normal course duration Based on course offer for 2022 Based on course offer for 2022
Epworth HealthCare Indigenous Nursing Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year 3 years 19/12/20
15/2/21
Ernie Williams Indigenous Scholarship Cash payment up to $10,000 per year Normal course duration 8/10/20
15/2/21
Felicity Melican and Gerard Barker Scholarship Cash payments up to $7000 2 years 17/6/21
15/7/21
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
15/2/21
Fletcher and Rena Jones (Cumorah) Foundation Scholarship Up to $7000 over two years 2 years 31/8/20
15/2/21
Ford Australia Women in STEAM Scholarship Cash payment up to $12,500 1 year 31/8/20
25/1/21
Geelong Manufacturing Council Women in Engineering Scholarship Cash payments up to $3750 per year 4 years 31/8/20
15/2/21
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
The Grigg Family Access to Education Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year 3 years 19/12/20
25/1/21
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 Cash payment of $2500 One-off payment 17/6/21
15/7/21
IGNITED Scholarship - Igniting female interest in engineering, information technology and construction management Payment up to $5000 per year and an academic mentor Normal course duration 17/6/21
23/7/21
Indigenous Student Success Program Cash payment of $2000 One-off payment 17/6/21
26/7/21
IntraSpace First Nations Nursing Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year 3 years 19/12/20
15/2/21
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 of $3000 per year 3 years 17/6/21
15/7/21
The Judy Hill Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year 3 or 4 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
Mary MacKillop Today First Nations Tertiary Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 per year Normal course duration 17/6/21
23/7/21
Master of Laws (LLM) Domestic Scholarship Fee reduction of $6000 for the duration of the course. Normal course duration 4 credit points of study Now open To be advised
Moore Family Scholarship Cash payment up to $2000 per year 3 years 19/12/20
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 2 years 17/6/21
15/7/21
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 19/3/21
31/3/21
Pitcher Partners Scholarship Cash payment up to $12,500 1 year 17/6/21
15/7/21
Professor Geoff Wilson Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 1 year 31/8/20
15/2/21
Professor John Hay Scholarship Cash payment up to $5000 1 year 31/8/20
25/1/21
PSA Insurance Scholarship $8000 cash and accommodation package 1 year 6/11/20
7/12/20
Regional Journalism Scholarships Program Different amounts available 3 years 24/1/19
12/3/19
Rowe Scientific Scholarship Cash payment of $5000 One-off payment 15/7/21
26/7/21
Saputo Dairy Australia Scholarship To be confirmed 2 years 17/6/21
15/7/21
SEW_EURODRIVE Scholarship in Engineering Cash payment up to $5000 per year 2 years 31/8/20
15/2/21
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
Tertiary Access Payment (TAP) Cash payment up to $5,000 1 year 14/1/21
12/4/21
Wannon Water Scholarship Cash payment up to $7000 over two years 2 years 31/8/20
25/1/21
Women in Humanitarian Action Scholarship - Master of Humanitarian Assistance 100% tuition fees Four credit points 5/3/21
17/3/21
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
COVID bursary 25% of tuition fees for units completed before studying on campus Until student can commence on-campus study Now open End of 2021
Deakin Vice-Chancellor's Meritorious 100% Scholarship (India) 100% of tuition fees Normal course duration Now open N/A
International Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship 100% (South Asia) 100% of tuition fees Normal course duration Now open N/A
Destination Australia Scholarships International Up to $15 000 per year Normal course duration 1/11/20
21/2/21
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
Master of Business Administration Global Leaders Scholarship 20% fee reduction of the total course cost Normal course duration Now open Trimester 3 2023
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 2021 Trimester 3 2023
Deakin Warrnambool Residential International Scholarships Up to 50% of Deakin Residences costs Normal course duration 1/10/19
Scholarship will close when fully allocated
Deakin India Postgraduate Bursary 20% 20% off the total indicative fee Normal course duration Now open Trimester 3 2024
Deakin India Merit Scholarship 25% 25% of your tuition fees Normal course duration Now open Trimester 3 2024
Deakin India Undergraduate 20% Scholarship 20% of your tuition fees Normal course duration Now open Trimester 3 2024
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
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 2021
Royal Institute of Colombo (RIC) Cloud Partnership Bursary 50% of the student's tuition fees for their studies as an offshore Deakin Cloud Campus student at RIC While student is studying as an offshore Cloud Deakin student and receiving on campus support from RIC Trimester 1 2021 Trimester 2 2022
Sri Lanka Technological Campus (SLTC) Cloud Partnership Bursary 50% of the student's tuition fees for their studies as an offshore Deakin Cloud Campus student at SLTC While student is studying as an offshore Cloud Deakin student and receiving on campus support from SLTC Trimester 1 2021 Trimester 2 2022
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 Now open Trimester 3 2024
Deakin International Meritorious 20% Scholarship 20% of indicative fees. Normal course duration Now open Trimester 3 2024
Deakin International Meritorious 25% Scholarship 25% of indicative costs. Normal course duration Now open Trimester 3 2024
PhD Scholarship - Research Training Program Scholarship (RTP) / Deakin University Postgraduate Research Scholarship (DUPR) $28,600 3 years Varying Varying
HDR Scholarship - Obesity prevention efforts $28,600 3 years Friday 9 July 2021 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
HDR Scholarship - Distributed contextual multiagent intelligence $35,000 3 years Wednesday 14 July 2021 Saturday 30 October 2021
Deakin-Coventry Cotutelle - Making Motion Tangible $28,600 3 years Wednesday 14 July 2021 Thursday 30 September 2021
HDR Scholarship - Applied health services research $28,600 3 years Friday 6 July 2021 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
HDR Scholarship - Testing for RFIDs in Automotive $28,600 3 years Tuesday 27 May 2021 Friday 9 July 2021
HDR Scholarship - Sleep alternation patterns $28,600 3 years Tuesday 27 May 2021 Friday 9 July 2021
HDR Scholarship - Next Generation Authentication $28,600 3 years Tuesday 27 May 2021 Friday 9 July 2021
HDR Scholarship - Physics Informed Machine Learning $28,600 3 years Tuesday 4 May 2021 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
HDR Scholarship - Companion animals and endometriosis $28,600 3 years Tuesday 13 May, 2021 Friday 30 July, 2021
HDR Scholarship - Heritage Dynamics in Syria and Iraq $28,600 3 years Thursday 20 May 2021 Thursday 30 September 2021
HDR Scholarship - Regenerative agriculture $28,600 3 years Thursday 20 May 2021 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
HDR Scholarship - Low temperature plasma $28,600 3 years Thursday 20 May 2021 Wednesday 18 August 2021
HDR Scholarship - Student Mental Health $28,600 3 years Tuesday 4 May 2021 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
HDR Scholarship - Mindfulness for inflammatory bowel disease $28,600 3 years Tuesday 4 May 2021 Friday 30 July 2021
HDR Scholarship - Telehealth psychotherapy for advanced cancer $28,600 3 years Friday 9 April 2021 Friday 30 July 2021
HDR Scholarship - Guided Self-Determination $28,600 3 years Friday 9 April 2021 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
HDR Scholarship - Motion Cueing Algorithm $28,600 3 years Monday 15 March 2021 Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed
PhD scholarship - NHMRC People Support Grants - Postgraduate scholarships Varying Varying Please contact DR Grants
PhD scholarship - Fulbright Commission Varying Varying Check external site

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