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Study overseas scholarships

Bachelors and honours scholarships
Browse scholarships for study abroad, exchange and other international travel related to your studies – whether you’re going for a month, a semester, or longer.

To find a scholarship that works for you, expand the relevant category and click on the scholarship title links. Alternatively, you can browse the full list of undergraduate scholarships for study overseas in the table below.

This page includes scholarships for both prospective and current students. 


Scholarship Value


Open date Close date
Charles Herbert Currey Memorial Scholarship Up to $7,000
  • Enrolled in an undergraduate degree with FASS
  • Intend to commence an exchange program or short-term mobility program
  • Demonstrate financial need
15 December 2022 19 January 2023

Frank Knox Memorial Fellowships to Harvard University

  • Australian citizen
  • Graduate admitted to Harvard University
Lionel Murphy Postgraduate Scholarship $40,000
  • Pursuing a postgraduate degree in science, law or legal studies, or another appropriate discipline
30 November 30 November
New Colombo Plan Scholarship Program Various
  • Australian citizen
  • Bachelor degree or Bachelor Honours degree
  • Minimum 70% Weighted Average Mark
29 April 2022 03 June 2022
Taiwan Scholarship and Huayu Enrichment Scholarship Program N/A
  • Undergraduate or postgraduate student in Taiwan
  • Undertake Huayu courses in Taiwan
University of Sydney Exchange Programs Various
  • See page for details


University of Sydney Travelling Scholarships Various
  • Graduate planning to study overseas
10 May 2021 28 June 2021
Vice Chancellor's Global Mobility Award Up to $5000
  • See page for details
Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarships $12,250
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • Undergraduate student
  • Minimum 65% Weighted Average Mark
  • Undertaking approved exchange overseas
13 September 2021 29 November 2021
Frank McDonald Memorial Fund $2,000
  • Enrolled in ARHT3681
27 March 2023 7 April 2023
International and Global Studies Travelling Scholarship $4000
  • Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Advanced Studies (International and Global Studies) student
  • Intend to commence an approved exchange overseas
17 April 2023 16 June 2023
James Wolfensohn Travelling Scholarship $5000
  • Domestic student or New Zealand citizen
  • Accepted into an approved exchange program in Asia
Language Student Travel Scholarship Up to $4000
  • Undergraduate student in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Working towards a Language major
  • Plan to travel in 2023
6 March 2023 3 April 2023
Marion Macaulay Bequest Equity Travel Scholarship Up to  $7,000
  • Undergraduate or postgraduate coursework student
  • Intend to commence exchange/mobility program
  • Experiencing financial hardship 
Mary Greville and Bert Coughtrey Scholarship for Pianists TBC
  • Full-time student at the Conservatorium
  • Wanting to study piano overseas
The Chinese Studies Alumni Bursary $3,000
  • University of Sydney Chinese studies student intending to undertake in-country study program in China or Taiwan
  • Chinese partner university student intending to undertake units in Chinese Studies at the University of Sydney
28 November 2022 16 January 2023
The Chinese Studies Travelling Bursary $2,000
  • Chinese studies student
  • Plan to travel to China and study at a Chinese university
28 November 2022 18 January 2023
The Frances Merenda Travelling Scholarship Up to $7,5000
  • Undergraduate or postgraduate student
  • Undertaking an approved exchange, further studies or research in Italy
28 November 2022 18 January 2023
The Rosemary Samios Awards in Scottish Gaelic Studies Up to $7,000 
  • Currently enrolled student
  • Intending to study an approved programme in Scotland
28 November 2022 18 January 2023
United States Study Centre Study Abroad Fund Various
  • Participating in DC Placement Program
United States Studies Centre Travel Support Scheme - Honours Various
  • Enrolled in the American Studies Honours program
Strategic Exchange Partner Scholarships $2000
  • Coursework student
  • Enrolled at the University of Sydney Business School
  • Accepted for student exchange at a strategic partner institution
Student Exchange Travel Scholarships $2000
  • Coursework student
  • Studying at the University of Sydney Business School
  • Accepted into the University of Sydney Exchange program
Sydney Conservatorium of Music Mobility Scholarship Up to $5,000 
  • Be willing to undertake travel overseas to further music studies
  • Currently enrolled in full-time at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music 
George and Margaret Henderson Scholarship $30,000 per annum
  • Student or alumni of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music
  • Wanting to study operatic studies, piano or violin overseas
18 November 2022 5 December 2022 
George Henderson Scholarship TBC
  • Student at the Conservatorium pursuing studies abroad
The Richard and Doreen Wilson Organ Travelling Scholarship TBC
  • Organ student
  • Undertake overseas studies
Propel Mobility Scholarship $2000
  • High school student
  • Attend and complete required activities
  • Enrol into a Faculty of Engineering course
Ongoing Ongoing
Sydney Law School Exchange Scholarship $2000
  • High academic achiever experiencing financial hardship
  • Enrolled in final year of Bachelor of Laws (LLB) or Juris Doctor Program
24 October 2022 13 November 2022
Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Languages) Exchange Scholarship $5,000
  • Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Languages) students
  • Accepted into a University of Sydney Exchange program with an overseas institution
23 August 2022 7 October 2022

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