The University of Melbourne invites applications for the 2015 scholarships for international students. Generous scholarships are available to support your full-time study for an MBA at Melbourne Business School (MBS). All full-time MBA students are automatically considered for scholarship support – when you are accepted into the MBA program, we will let you know of any scholarship support and if additional documentation is required.
American Australian Association – USA to Australia Fellowship Awards
Each year, the American Australian Association awards individual Fellowships of up to US$40,000 for advanced study in Australia. Applicants must be at graduate level and be devoted to full-time study for one year. Applicants must submit a budget.

  • Award: US$40,000 to support costs of one year of study in Australia.
  • Open to: All US citizens or US permanent residents.
  • Application: Candidates apply directly to the American Australian Association to be considered for this fellowship. As part of the application requirements for this Fellowship, candidates are required to submit a copy of their Offer of Admission. To receive this in time, candidates must submit a completed application to Melbourne Business School by 31 August 2015.

The Founders Scholarship
The Founders Scholarship pays tribute to the ‘5 Johns’ who are the founding fathers of Melbourne Business School as we know it today. It is awarded to a candidate who has demonstrated innovative leadership and a positive impact in their community.

  • Funded by: Melbourne Business School & MBS Alumni Community
  • Award: $50,000 (towards tuition)
  • Open to: Full-time MBA candidates
  • Application: All successful full-time MBA candidates are automatically considered for this award and shortlisted candidates will be invited to an interview.

The Helen MacPherson Smith Fellowship
The Helen Macpherson Smith Trust has established a special fund to encourage women to study, teach and research in management. Fellowships are awarded each year to outstanding women who have demonstrated that they have the potential to reach senior levels in management or to create and run their own business.

  • Funded by: Helen MacPherson Smith Trust
  • Award: up to $25,000 (towards tuition)
  • Open to: Female full-time MBA candidates from Victoria only
  • Application: All successful MBA candidates are automatically considered for this award and candidates will be notified of any scholarship support at the time of their application outcome.

John Clemenger Memorial Scholarship
This is a highly prestigious award in appreciation of the many services John Clemenger provided to the development of Victoria, to Lawn Tennis in Australia, and to his chosen profession of advertising. The recipient is expected to have an interest in marketing and be a top achiever academically.

  • Funded by: private donation and Clemenger BBDO
  • Award: up to $25,000 (towards tuition)
  • Open to: Dual full-time MBA/Masters of Marketing candidates or recent full-time MBA graduates wishing to continue with their Masters of Marketing
  • Application: Qualifying candidates will be sent application details via email. Those interested will be asked to submit a written application, and shortlisted candidates will be invited to an interview.

Developing Nations Scholarship
MBS awards a partial Scholarship each year to an outstanding applicant from a Developing Nation in an effort to promote diversity in the classroom and provide students from all over the world the opportunity to obtain a world-class business education from Australia.

  • Funded by: MBS Annual Fund (Alumni donations)
  • Award: up to $25,000 (towards tuition)
  • Open to: Full-time MBA candidates who hold a passport of a developing country as declared by the Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs
  • Application: All successful full-time MBA candidates are automatically considered for this award and candidates will be notified of any scholarship support at the time of their application outcome.

Diversity Excellence Scholarships
The Diversity Excellence Scholarships reflect our commitment to promoting diversity within the MBA classroom and seeking out excellence in candidates who come from a range of backgrounds.

  • Award: Up to $60,000 (towards tuition)
  • Open to: Full-time MBA candidates
  • Application: All successful full-time MBA candidates are automatically considered for this award and candidates will be notified of any scholarship support at the time of their application outcome.

MBS Scholarships

  • Value: maximum $25,000 (towards tuition)
  • Open to: Full-time MBA candidates
  • Application: All successful full-time MBA candidates are automatically considered for this award and candidates will be notified of any scholarship support at the time of their application outcome. There are four scholarship decision making rounds before each intake and prospective students are advised that they will only be considered in two consecutive scholarship decision making rounds for an MBS Scholarship.

How to Apply
Competition for scholarship support is intense – you should not apply for the full-time MBA program unless you are able to be entirely self-funding.
Applications are done online via their website. See link below
Click here for more details and to apply

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