31 October, 2019. 



(Partially Funded)


Human Rights Scholarship-The University of Melbourne.

The University offer hundreds of prizes that are designed to reward hard work and achievement as you move through your course. From your first year in undergraduate study. through internships and all the way through to your PhD, you can win prizes that will help you concentrate on your studies. These prizes won’t just help you while you study – they’ll become an integral part of your CV

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Melbourne Model’ is structured for international flexibility, and sends over 1300 students abroad each year on semester, year or short term intensive programs. Graduate students can seek funding for their research overseas, to engage in and publish research, or to engage with colleagues at key conferences.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Human Rights.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

  • Up to 2 years for students undertaking a Master by research degree.
  • Up to 3.5 years for students undertaking a Doctoral degree.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Have applied for and meet the entry requirements for a Master or Doctorate by research degree at the University of Melbourne ( the international requirements from here).
  • Intend to undertake graduate research in the field of Human Rights.
  • Be committed to the peaceful advancement of respect for human rights that extends beyond academic studies (such as voluntary work and/or work experience).
  • Have not already completed a research qualification at the same or higher level as the course for which a scholarship is sought.
  • Intend to study as a full-time student unless there are compassionate or compelling circumstances that prevent you from undertaking full-time study.
  • Not have previously received a Human Rights Scholarship.
  • Eligible applicants are selected on the basis of academic merit, the area of study in and level of commitment to human rights, and the strength of supporting documentation.


Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • Living allowance of $35,000 per year pro rata (2018 full-time study rate) for up to 2 years for students undertaking a Master by research degree or up to 3.5 years for students undertaking a Doctoral degree. The living allowance may be indexed annually and includes limited paid sick, maternity and parenting leave.
  • Relocation grant of $2,000 for students moving from States or Territories outside Victoria or $3,000 for students moving from outside Australia.
  • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) Single Membership for international students who require a student visa to study in Australia.

Note that the Human Rights Scholarship does not cover tuition fees for international students.

How to Apply

First Step: apply for a graduate course here.

Second Step:You must create an account here.

Third Step: confirm the verification of account then follow link on your mail.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Ahmed tarek / Egypt

Reviewed by “ Mariam Mohamed Kamal / Egypt

& Hanine Aymen / Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team