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Faculty of Medicine and Health

Bachelors and honours scholarships
From dentistry and nursing to pharmacy or health science scholarships, we have a wide range of options for domestic medicine and health students.

To find a scholarship that works for you, expand the relevant school and click on the scholarship title links. Alternatively, you can browse the full list of undergraduate scholarships for Faculty of Medicine and Health students in the table below.

This page includes scholarships for both prospective and current domestic students. 

Scholarship Value Eligibility Open date Close date
Elevate Scholarship Various 
  • Domestic student
  • Identify as a woman
  • Commencing a STEM degree or Master of Business Administration (MBA) at an Australian University
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  • Undergraduate or postgraduate student with an interest to find better treatments and a cure for multiple sclerosis
The Ronald Ettinger Scholarship $6500
  • Coursework student interested in undertaking a project in geriatric or special-care dentistry
Walter and Eliza Hall Scholarship Trust Opportunity Scholarship for Nursing $10,000 (for up to 3 years)
  • Domestic undergraduate nursing student
  • Financially disadvantaged background
25 July 2023 29 September 2023
Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Pharmacy Scholarship Scheme $15,000 p.a. (for up to 4 years)
  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander pharmacy student
  • Member of the student Rural Health Club or a member of the University’s affiliate Rural Health Club
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Andrew Tu Scholarship in Pharmacy $6,000 p.a. 
  • Having an unconditional offer of admission or being currently enrolled full-time in Pharmacy 
  • Be enrolled in PHAR4815 and PHAR4830
  • Must be completing mental health research
Sue Muller Placement Scholarship $300 or $800
  • Be currently enrolled and be in the final year of Bachelor/Master of Pharmacy 
  • Attend a placement site more than 100km from place of residence
  • Complete a placement of 70 hours
Peter Giles Memorial Scholarship in Pharmacy $6000 pa (for course duration)
  • Domestic student about to start a Bachelor of Pharmacy
  • In financial need
25 July 2023 29 September 2023
Susan Wakil Scholarship - Undergraduate Greater Sydney Up to $20,000
  • First-year nursing student from the Greater Sydney region
Susan Wakil Scholarships - Undergraduate Indigenous Up to $87,500
  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander student in first-year nursing
Susan Wakil Scholarship - Undergraduate Rural and Regional Up to $87,500
  • Undergraduate nursing student from an area of Australia that is not Greater Sydney
25 July 2023 29 September 2023
The John Andrew Loveridge Scholarship in Pharmacy and Management $20,000 p.a. (up to 5 years)
  • Domestic student
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy and Management (Honours) 
  • ATAR of 90 or equivalent
  • Preference given to applicants from rural or regional areas
25 July 2023 29 September 2023
Dialysis Australia Nursing Scholarship $32,500 per annum for up to 3 years
  • Be enrolled in an undergraduate degree within Susan Wakil School of Nursing and Midwifery
  • Be able to demonstrate financial need or disadvantage 
  • Be able to demonstrate you are from a low social-economic area 
18 December 2023 25 January 2024
The Bill and Melia Hutchinson Scholarship $8,500 p.a.
  • Domestic applicant, as defined in the Coursework Policy 2021.
  • Applying for an engineering or medicine and health undergraduate degree through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) portal.
  • Residing, at the time of UAC application, in an area in the lowest 25 percent of the Australian Bureau of Statistics’ Socio-Economic Index for Areas (SEIFA) Index of Education and Occupation (IEO).
UAC Round Annually  
The Johnson Nursing Scholarship $5,000 p.a. (for up to one year)
  • Undergraduate or postgraduate coursework nursing student
  • Experiencing financial disadvantage
Women's Plans Foundation Award $1000
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • Enrolled in a undergraduate honours year or postgraduate degree in nursing
  • Interest in reproductive health and family planning as a component of women’s health in developing countries
Umberto Cincotta Scholarship in Pharmacy $6000 (for up to four years)
  • Domestic Bachelor of Pharmacy student
  • ATAR 90 or above
25 July 2023 29 September 2023