Biomedical Science Inclusion and Diversity Scholarship

Study level
Graduate Coursework
Enrolment status
Future student
Study Area
Fund source
Expendable Gift
Fund basis



This scholarship is to support Indigenous students or those who have experienced significant hardship to undertake the Master of Biomedical Science course. Scholarship is funded by the School of Biomedical Sciences and the MDHS Scholarships Fund


One student awarded annually from 2021-2026. Value of scholarship is $20,000 pa. Successful recipient will receive two payments of $5,000 in their first year of study & two payments of $5,000 in their 2nd year of study.

Disclaimer: The benefit amount for this award is approximate. It will be confirmed at the time of awarding and determined by the committee according to the terms of the award.


To be considered for this award, students must:

  1. Have commenced the Master of Biomedical Science during the current intake period; and
  2. Applied and deemed eligible for Graduate Access Melbourne during the course application process; and
  3. Be enrolled on a full time basis.


Eligible students will be ranked based on academic merit (WAM calculated for course entry) taking into consideration the results of previous tertiary study. Priority will be given to Indigenous students.


Students will be notified in February or March by email .


General enquiries can be emailed to

Scholarship Management


Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences


Biomedical Sciences

Department / Centre