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Faculty of Medicine and Health

Postgraduate coursework scholarships
From dentistry and medicine to public health or health science scholarships, we have a wide range of options for international 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 postgraduate coursework scholarships for Faculty of Medicine and Health students in the table below.

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

Scholarship Value Eligibility
The Ronald Ettinger Scholarship $6500
  • Coursework student interested in undertaking a project in geriatric or special-care dentistry
Walter John Douglas Partridge Memorial Scholarship $750
  • Full-time student in third-year Doctor of Dental Medicine
Dean's Elective Term Scholarship Up to $3000
  • Full-time MD students who are taking an elective term overseas
Dr Ann Formaz-Preston Scholarship $2174
  • Third-year MD student
  • Taking an elective term in Australia
The Douglas and Margaret Saunders Elective Term Medical Scholarship Up to $2500 
  • Full-time MD students who are taking an elective term in Zambia
Peter and Suzanne Davidson Scholarship $7000
  • Third-year Doctor of Medicine student
  • Interested in general practice and community primary care
Technion Exchange Scholarship Up to $5000
  • Full-time MBBS or MD student undertaking an elective term at Technion (Israel Institute of Technology)
The Julia and Francis Miller Family Medical Elective Term Scholarship $2500 for elective term
  • Enrolled full-time in the third year of a Doctor of Medicine taking an elective term in a developing country
ITP International Student Scholarship 50% of the tuition fees for PHAR7111 and PHAR7121
  • International student
  • Enrolled in PHAR7111 and PHAR7121
  • Have completed undergraduate or postgraduate pharmacy degree at the University of Sydney
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
The Alek Safarian Masters Scholarship $36,000 p.a. (up to 1 year)
  • Must be enrolled in one of the eligible postgraduate degrees within the Sydney School of Pharmacy at the University of Sydney
Public Health Asia Pacific Scholarship $15,000
  • International student
  • Commencing a master's degree, graduate diploma or graduate certificate in the School of Public Health 
Third World/Rural Australia Medicine Elective Scholarship Various
  • Third year MD student, based at the Westmead Clinical School
  • Taking an elective term in a third world country or in rural Australia
Sydney School of Public Health Clinical Epidemiology Scholarship Maximum value of $10,000
  • Master of Medicine (Clinical Epidemiology) or Master of Science in Medicine (Clinical Epidemiology) student
The Harvey Sutton Public Health Scholarship $15,000
  • Commencing a Master of Public Health 
  • Demonstrate a commitment to social justice
The Johnson Nursing Scholarship $5,000 p.a. (for up to one year)
  • Undergraduate or postgraduate coursework nursing student
  • Experiencing financial disadvantage
The University of Sydney Bioethics Scholarship $15,000
  • Postgraduate students studying a Master of Bioethics 
Walter Mersh Strong Scholarship for Papua New Guinea Various
  • Citizen of Papua New Guinea
  • Unconditional offer to study selected master's degrees
Westmead Charitable Trust Travel Scholarship $2000
  • Enrolled full-time in the third year of Doctor of Medicine 
  • Taking an elective term in a developing country or Indigenous health facilities.