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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 Eligibility Open date Close date

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
Bachelor of Arts (Languages) Exchange Scholarship $5000
  • Bachelor of Arts (Languages) student
  • Accepted into an approved exchange program
Now N/A
Frank McDonald Memorial Fund $3000
  • Enrolled in ARHT3672
10 December 2019 25 February 2020
International and Global Studies Travelling Scholarship $4000
  • Bachelor of Advanced Studies (International and Global Studies) or Bachelor of International and Global Studies student
  • Undertake approved exchange overseas
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
  • Plan to travel in Semester 2, 2022
4 July 2022 29 July 2022
Marion Macaulay Bequest Equity Travel Scholarship Up to  $7000 
  • Full-time undergraduate or postgraduate coursework student
  • Intend to commence exchange/mobility program
27 June 2022  22 July 2022
The Chinese Studies Alumni Bursary $1000
  • University of Sydney Chinese studies student, or a Chinese partner university student undertaking approved study
22 April 2020 15 May 2020
The Chinese Studies Travelling Bursary $5000
  • Chinese studies student
  • Plan to travel to China and study at a Chinese university
The Frances Merenda Travelling Scholarship $4000
  • Italian studies major student
  • Undertaking approved exchange, further studies or research in Italy
16 February 2020 11 April 2020
The Rosemary Samios Awards in Scottish Gaelic Studies Up to $6000 
  • Current student
  • Studying an approved programme in Scotland
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
The US Industry Placement Program Scholarship $5000 to $8500
  • Enrolled in the US Industry Placement Program
George and Margaret Henderson Scholarship TBC
  • Student or alumni of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music
  • Wanting to study operatic studies, piano or violin overseas
11 August 2021 8 September 2021
George Henderson Scholarship TBC
  • Student at the Conservatorium pursuing studies abroad
23 February 2022 28 March 2022
The Richard and Doreen Wilson Organ Travelling Scholarship TBC
  • Organ student
  • Undertake overseas studies
January 2021 February 2021
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
21 September 2021 3 November 2021

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