Sponsorships

Our sponsorship agreements with international agencies provide tuition fee or living allowance scholarships for their citizens. Normally, you will apply to us for a place first, and only apply to the agency if you have received an offer from us and meet their eligibility requirements. If you are a citizen of a country below, consider applying for financial support through these schemes.

  • Funded by the China Scholarship Council
  • For PhD degrees
  • Provides full fee-remission scholarship and living allowance equivalent to our Graduate Research Scholarship for up to 4 years
  • Apply to CSC if you have received a course offer from us

For benefits, eligibility and deadlines visit Melbourne Scholarships

COLCIENCIAS program

  • Funded by COLCIENCIAS
  • For PhD and doctoral degrees
  • Provides fee-remission scholarship and living allowance, one return international airfare and Overseas Student Health Cover
  • Apply to COLCIENCIAS if you have received a course offer from us

For benefits, eligibility and deadlines visit COLCIENCIAS

COLFUTURO Loan-Scholarship Program

  • Funded by COLFUTURO
  • For all graduate research degrees
  • Provides a loan scholarship of up to US$25 000 per year for a maximum of two years
  • Apply to COLFUTURO if you have received a course offer from us

For benefits, eligibility and deadlines visit COLFUTURO

CONICYT (Comision Nacional de Investigacion Cientifica y Technologica) Chile

  • Funded by CONICYT Comisión Nacional de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica
  • For all graduate research degrees
  • Provides a fee-remission scholarship and living allowance
  • Apply to CONICYT if you have received a course offer from us

For benefits, eligibility and deadlines visit CONICYT

FIDERH (Fund for Human Resource Development) Loan-Tuition Fee Support Program, Mexico

  • Funded by FIDERH Fund for Human Resource Development
  • For all graduate research degrees
  • Provides a loan of up to $200 000 Mexican Pesos per year that can be used for tuition fee support, living costs and medical insurance
  • We provide a tuition fee discount
  • Apply to FIDERH if you have received a course offer from us

For benefits, eligibility and deadlines visit FIDERH

Higher Education Commission (HEC)

  • Funded by HEC Higher Education Commission
  • For PhD degrees
  • Provides a fee-remission scholarship and living allowance
  • Apply to HECif you have received a course offer from us

For benefits, eligibility and deadlines visit HEC

PRONABEC program

  • Funded by PRONABEC
  • For graduate research degrees
  • Provides partial fee-remission scholarship and living allowance
  • We provide the rest of the fee-remission scholarship
  • Apply to PRONABEC if you have received a course offer from us

For benefits, eligibility and deadlines visit PRONABEC

If you have a query about any of these schemes, contact Ms Carmella Prideaux

Email: cprid@unimelb.edu.au

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