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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
Eric Cunstance Shaw Scholarship Up to $10,000
  • From a regional or remote area of Australia
  • Enrolled in LLB or JD
  • Demonstrate financial hardship
December 2019 9 August 2020
Ivan Roberts Scholarship $50,000
  • Bachelor of Laws or Juis Doctor recent graduate
  • Full-time postgraduate student at the Sydney Law School
30 June 2020 2 August 2020
John O'Brien Memorial Coursework Scholarships Up to $6000 pa
  • Unconditional offer of admission for the Master of Criminology at the Sydney Law School
  • High academic achiever
N/A

31 May 2020

1 November 2020

Longworth Scholarship for the Juris Doctor $12,000
  • 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 $35,000
  • Applied for Bachelors of Civil Law (or equivalent) at the University of Oxford
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident
October 2020 January 2021
Pitt Cobbett Scholarship Up to $2500
  • Experiencing financial hardship
  • Enrolled in a combined undergraduate law degree or JD
N/A

9 August 2020

6 November 2020

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

31 May 2020

1 November 2020

Sydney Law School Exchange Scholarship $2000
  • High academic achiever experiencing financial hardship
  • Enrolled in final year of LLB or JD
31 August 2020 30 September 2020
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
October 2020 January 2021
The Robinson Family Scholarship for Female Indigenous Students $20,000 (for up to 4 years)
  • Female
  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
  • Enrolled in a medicine and health or law degree
7 August 2019 31 October 2019
Wigram Allen Scholarship for Juris Doctor Award $6000
  • Unconditional offer to study a JD
  • High academic achiever
Late May 2020 1 November 2020
Zoe Hall Memorial Scholarship $5000
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • Enrolled in final or penultimate year of LLB or JD
December 2020 10 March 2021