MDHS Scholarship Fund - Physiotherapy

19th Jun 2017
31st Jul 2017
Study level
Graduate Coursework
Study Area
Fund source
Perpetual Trust (UOM)
Fund basis



Please note the closing date has been extended from 21 July to 31 July 2017.

The Physiotherapy Department’s vision in teaching and learning is focussed on creating a new generation of exceptional physiotherapists who will be trained to pursue excellence, professional commitment, research and leadership. It is the aim of the scholarship fund to provide support for talented students who would otherwise be unable to complete studies in physiotherapy or higher degree research and to access world-class education at the University of Melbourne. Read more about THE MEDICINE, DENTISTRY AND HEALTH SCIENCES SCHOLARSHIPS FUND

Department of Physiotherapy Anniversary Scholarship Fund  (PDF 423.9 KB)


The duration of the scholarship is up to 1 year. The award provides a fortnightly allowance, with a sum total of $10,000 per year.

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 scholarship students must be enrolled and have commenced study in an entry-to-practice Physiotherapy degree program. Preference is given to those who are in financial need. This scholarship is open to domestic and international students.


The scholarship/s will be awarded to the student who demonstrates the most compelling case for support. Particular emphasis will also be given to the applicant/s potential, as set out in the scholarship application, to make a contribution to the discipline of Physiotherapy. Financial circumstances will also be considered.


Eligible students must submit  an online Financial Aid Grant application by the closing date AND complete and submit scholarship application form (DOC 150.0 KB) that includes a 750 word statement of how the scholarship will support your studies.


Successful candidates will be advised of the outcome of their application within 4-6 weeks of the closing date.


All enquiries should be directed to: the

More information

Successful recipients are required to complete the MDHS Scholarship Acceptance form and to thank their donors.

Scholarship Management


Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences


Health Sciences