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Sydney Law School

Postgraduate coursework scholarships
We have a range of scholarship options for domestic students studying postgraduate law.

To find a scholarship that works for you, browse the full list of postgraduate coursework scholarships for Sydney Law School students in the table below.

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

Scholarship Value Eligibility Open date Close date
CA Coghlan and AN Littlejohn Scholarship for the Juris Doctor $6000
  • Unconditional offer to study a JD
  • High academic achiever
Late May 2020 1 November 2020
Ivan Roberts Scholarship $50,000
  • Bachelor of Laws or Juris Doctor recent graduate
  • Full-time postgraduate student
11 August 2020 29 November 2020
John O'Brien Memorial Coursework Scholarships Up to $10,000 pa
  • Master of Criminology student
  • High academic achiever
N/A

29 November 2020

30 May 2021

Longworth Scholarship for the Juris Doctor $20,000
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • Offer of admission to study the JD full-time
  • Demonstrate financial hardship
June 2020

31 December 2020

Peter Cameron Sydney Oxford Scholarship $40,000
  • Applied for Bachelors of Civil Law (or equivalent) at the University of Oxford
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident
12 October 2020 24 January 2021
Pitt Cobbett Scholarship Up to $2500
  • Experiencing financial hardship
  • Enrolled in a combined undergraduate law degree or JD
TBC TBC
Ross Waite Parsons Postgraduate Coursework Law Scholarship $10,000
  • Unconditional offer of admission for a master's by coursework program
  • High academic achiever
N/A

29 November 2020

30 May 2021

Sydney Law School Exchange Scholarship $2000
  • High academic achiever experiencing financial hardship
  • Enrolled in final year of LLB or JD
31 August 2021 30 September 2021
The Justice Peter Hely Scholarship $20,000
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • Completed or about to complete a coursework law degree
  • Unconditional offer to study a postgraduate degree
5 October 2020 24 January 2021
Wigram Allen Scholarship for Juris Doctor Award $6000
  • Unconditional offer to study a JD
  • High academic achiever
Late May 2020 1 November 2020
Yim Family Foundation Scholarship in Law Up to $2500
  • Full-time undergraduate or postgraduate law student
  • Demonstrate financial hardship
TBC TBC
Zoe Hall Memorial Scholarship $5000
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • Enrolled in final or penultimate year of LLB or JD
14 December 2020 31 March 2021