Scholarships

Get a head start with a scholarship to study science.

Undergraduate science scholarships

Honours and postgraduate science scholarships

  • Honours

    Honours scholarships for science students

    Program Description Scholarship name Amount
    Honours Get your snout dirty with an honours program and scholarship in pig production. Ronald J Lienert Memorial Scholarship $12,500
    Honours Your physics or chemistry honours year could be boosted with funding from the late Cedric Arnold Seth Ferry. The Ferry Scholarship $8,000
    Honours Ground yourself: get a head start when you choose an honours project in soil erosion and the regeneration of pastures. Ranson Mortlock Scholarships $5,000
    Honours Interested in research into the livestock and wool industries of South Australia? This scholarship is for ewe! JR Barker Scholarships $9,000
    Honours Foster innovation in the wine Industry through strategic and applied research. Ian Cocks Memorial Trust Wine Research Scholarship $5,000
    Honours Get help with your education and living costs while you’re studying an honours program with us. University of Adelaide Honours Scholarships $5,000
    Honours The Elizabeth Maud McBriar OAM Memorial Scholarship has been established by Mr Tom Davis (Ms McBriar's nephew) to support female students, who are undertaking an Honours degree in the area of Geology, Geophysics and Environmental Geoscience at the University of Adelaide.

    Elizabeth Maud McBriar OAM Memorial Scholarship

    $5,000
    Honours The Playford Memorial Trust provides prestigious scholarships, awards and internships for high achieving students working in areas of strategic importance to the State. The Trust’s priority areas currently include: Advanced manufacturing and new technologies; Health sciences and enabling technologies; Water, energy and climate change; Mining and resource development; Agriculture, aquaculture and food production Playford Trust Depends on scholarship - check website
  • Postgraduate

    Postgraduate science scholarships

    Program Description Scholarship name Amount
    Any sciences, agriculture, health Funding opportunities for rural and remote students Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships $18,000
    Relating to preservation of Australian flora Established by the Australian Plants Society, this Scholarship will supports a student undertaking study relevant to the cultivation and/or preservation of Australian flora Aileen & Bert Kollosche Scholarship for the Study of Australian Flora $3,000
    All postgraduate coursework Supporting a full time female postgraduate student who is undertaking any Masters by coursework program Doris West Postgraduate Scholarships for Women $54,000
    All postgraduate coursework Take your science research to the next level with participation in a bespoke leadership program and form a global network of connections. Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship $120,000
  • International students

    Science scholarships for international students

    Study science at the University of Adelaide and you could receive a reduction of up to 50 per cent of your tuition fees for the duration of your degree.

    That's a huge incentive for new undergraduate and postgraduate students to choose the University of Adelaide as your study destination.

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    Ashok Khurana Scholarship for Outstanding Indian Students

    This postgraduate coursework scholarship offers AUD $25,000 and a 50 per cent discount on your tuition fees.

    Ashok Khurana Scholarship


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  • Academic prizes

  • Summer research scholarships

    Summer research scholarships

    Summer research scholarships are available in all schools and across all fields of science which means you can explore new research areas and uncover new career pathways.

    Summer research scholarships


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