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Science Scholarships

Science students

Get a head start with a scholarship to study science.

Undergraduate 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
Agriculture Supporting young leaders in agriculture Agribusiness Leaders Scholarship for Excellence $10,000
Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science (Advanced) Scholarship for BSc and BSc (Advanced) students Dr Richard Oertel Scholarship $15,000
Agricultural sciences, animal science, applied biology From the Eyre Peninsula? Here’s funding to help you study science. Eyre Peninsula Agricultural Scholarship $5,000
Honours, agriculture, viticulture and oenology Foster innovation in the wine Industry through strategic and applied research, with this undergraduate scholarship. Ian Cocks Memorial Trust Wine Research Scholarship $5,000
Bachelor of Science (Mineral Geoscience) Like Mineral Geoscience? We’ve found a gneiss scholarship for women in STEM Rali Foundation Bachelor of Science (Mineral Geoscience) Scholarship $22,500
Agriculture A boost for Indigenous students studying agriculture Resek Scholarship for Indigenous Students $30,000
Chemistry Get into your element at uni with these chemistry scholarships! Rowe Scientific Chemistry Scholarship $5,000
Agriculture, animal science, viticulture and oenology Agriculture students - let us help you sleep at night. JE Jenkins Accommodation Scholarship $1,250
Viticulture and oenology Are you a new viticulture and oenology student? This scholarship is nothing to wine about… Rowe Scientific Viticulture & Oenology Scholarship $5,000
Defence, food, wine, energy, resources, veterinary science. More than 1200 scholarships available to programs which lead to employment in strategic areas. Commonwealth Scholarships Program for South Australia $17,500
Bachelor of Viticulture and Oenology Casella are supporting the future of its industry with these scholarships to new viticulture and oenology students. Casella Family Brands Undergraduate Scholarship $15,000

Specific to current students

Program Description Scholarship name Amount
Second year students Supporting women in STEM: Funding for second year students. Feng Fu Scholarship $15,000
Second or third year students Scholarship for second or third year animal science and agriculture students. Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society Foundation Agricultural Scholarship $6,000

 

Honours scholarships for science students

Program Description Scholarship name Amount
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 Women in STEM, here's a scholarship to kick start your honours research. Zonta Club of Adelaide Honours Scholarship $3,000
Honours Foster innovation in the wine Industry through strategic and applied research. Ian Cocks Memorial Trust Wine Research Scholarship $5,000
Honours A re-entry scholarship to kick start your research career. Diana Medlin Re-Entry Scholarship for Honours or Coursework Masters $27,000
Honours Studying a sustainability-related degree? This scholarship will help you attend relevant conferences, seminars and events in Australia and abroad. Ecoversity Award $2,000
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 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
Honours The Casella family are funding a student undertaking an honours project relevant to wine research. Casella Family Brands Honours Scholarship $5,000

 

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 A re-entry scholarship to kick start your research career. Diana Medlin Re-Entry Scholarship for Honours or Coursework Masters $27,000
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
Defence, food, wine, energy, resources, veterinary science. More than 1200 scholarships available to programs which lead to employment in strategic areas. Commonwealth Scholarships Program for South Australia $17,500
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

 

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.

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Faculty prizes

  • David Murray Scholarship (Honours)
  • KP Barley Prize (Postgraduate)
  • Harold Woolhouse Prize (Postgraduate)

School awards and prizes

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.

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