$6,000 University of Melbourne 2022 Mobility Awards

Written by David on August 11, 2022

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    Ph.D. scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    $5000 - $7000
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Students currently enrolled at the University of Melbourne who wish to complete a portion of their undergraduate or graduate coursework program abroad are eligible for a variety of scholarships and grants made available by the University of Melbourne. Some scholarships are given to students based on their academic merit, while others are intended to aid students who are dealing with challenging life situations.



About the Scholarship:

The Institution of Melbourne was ranked 334th overall in the Times Higher Education World Institution Rankings for 2015–2016, making it the best university in Australia. This ranking was based on the institution’s performance in the previous academic year. Due to the fact that it has so many different things to offer, the University of Melbourne is an excellent location for those who want to further their education while still having a good time. If you’re looking for a place to settle down that offers a higher standard of living, look no further than Melbourne. Because of this, students who spend their academic careers at the University of Melbourne will never be able to forget their experiences there. Students that attend the Melbourne Careers Centre are given access to a vast array of career programs and tools, all of which are designed to improve the students’ employability and their capacity for career management. In addition to this, it collaborates with academics to integrate career development into the curricula of the various institutions that it serves.

In addition to this, it engages in close collaboration with businesses and other professional groups in order to develop their capabilities and create relationships that benefit all parties concerned, including the University and its student population as well as those in the community at large. This is done in order to benefit all parties involved. Opportunities to participate in volunteer work, assume positions of leadership, and participate in internships are readily available to undergraduate students at Melbourne University. If you want to make the most of your time in Melbourne and get the most out of your trip, we highly recommend that you participate in any hands-on learning opportunities that are available to you while you are there. Outside of the classroom is where many of the most important and interesting discoveries are made. In addition, we would want to spend a bit more time getting to know everyone of our students individually. As part of the preparation for college that you are doing, you will have a one-on-one meeting with a Student Connect advisor.


We will discuss what it is you hope to accomplish after you graduate, why you chose this university, and what the world is like outside of it. At work, it is our duty to assist you in reaching your full potential and achieving success. Eleven educational establishments, in addition to a number of research institutes, may be found on the site. In addition to these, there are the Walter Eliza Institute of Medical Research, the Grattan Institute, and the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health. Students at the university level have the opportunity to investigate a broad range of subjects before specializing in one particular field within their respective fields of competence. In order for students to get the most out of their education, teachers are there to guide them through both the required and optional components of the curriculum. In addition, these lecturers will be able to answer any queries that students might have concerning the internal as well as the external programs that the school offers. Children who are having difficulty academically can take use of an additional service offered by the organization, which is tutoring.

There have been almost 48,000 applications submitted, with 13,000 of them coming from students all across the world. In addition, the establishment frequently plays host to cultural happenings such as performances in the theater and cinema, stand-up comedy shows, and public lectures. The foundation has partnerships with a number of other groups, such as chess leagues, women’s professional associations, and a society for chocolate enthusiasts. In 2012, the Melbourne University Sports Association (MUSA) took the place of the previous organization known as the Melbourne Sports Union. In addition to this, it has competed in a wide variety of sports, such as the national bicycle championships.


A tennis club that is open to faculty and staff members alike has also been established at the educational establishment. At Melbourne University, there is a program called an accelerator that works to help people develop the talents they already have. Along with public events and workshops, there will also be on-stage interactions with representatives from various companies. Additionally featured are the feeder programs. The topics that will be covered in this training session include software, web solutions, and medical devices and equipment. According to the University Business Incubator Index, it is currently ranked as one of the top 25 business incubators in the entire world. Among the notable people who attended and graduated from Melbourne University are names like Gillian Triggs, George Megalogenis, and Julia Gillard (Former Prime Minister of Australia). One of the most illustrious graduates to come out of Melbourne University is Professor Ian H. Frazer (Leader of the Groundbreaking Gardasil Vaccine).

The climate in Melbourne is notoriously unpredictable, and this is largely due to the city’s location on a peninsula that extends into the ocean. Because of its location at the point of convergence of extremely hot interior regions and the cool Southern Ocean, the climate of Melbourne is naturally moderated. It has the potential to play a role in the development of powerful cold fronts if it continues for an extended period of time. The spring and the summer are the seasons in which it is most obvious. These cold fronts have the potential to bring with them significant temperature drops, hail, severe thunderstorms, and high winds. Additionally, they can bring prolonged precipitation and significant temperature drops. In the winter, the temperatures in Melbourne are significantly lower than those in any of the other state capitals located on the Australian mainland. Although it is possible to experience temperatures as low as -2.8 degrees Celsius, snowfall is relatively rare. During the winter months, it is more common for there to be frost and fog in Melbourne. Instead than only carrying a windbreaker, it is recommended that you bring a fall coat with the “Canadian” moniker.


Scholarship Sponsor(s):  University of Melbourne

Scholarship Country:  Australia

Scholarship Worth: $6,000

Study Level: Postgraduate

Nationality: International Students


Scholarship Offer:

  • A one-time payment of is made available to recipients of both the Melbourne Global Scholars Award and the USA Foundation Scholarship.
  • Students who will be studying abroad for at least three weeks and up to 12 weeks will be eligible for a $1,000 scholarship, while students who will be studying abroad for 12 weeks or more will be eligible for a $2,500 scholarship.
  • A one-time grant of up to $5,000 is made available through the Melbourne Global Financial Assistance Grant as well as the John and Betty McCreery Travelling/Study Scholarship.
  • Both the University House Travel Scholarship and the Aitchison Travelling Scholarship offer one-time payments of up to $5,000 to successful applicants.


Eligibility for Scholarship.

  • You must meet the following requirements in order to be considered for this scholarship:
  • be enrolled at the University of Melbourne in either an undergraduate degree or a graduate coursework degree intend to study overseas for a minimum of three weeks as part of either a University of Melbourne semester or year-long program, a University of Melbourne short-term program, or a University of Melbourne exchange program Subject from Overseas.
  • Send in your application for the Mobility Awards well in advance of the start of your overseas study program.
  • having not been granted a Mobility Award or a New Colombo Plan Grant for overseas study that was related to the course you are now doing; have not been granted either grant for the same overseas program
  • The Melbourne Mobility Awards are presented to deserving students in order to fulfill the objectives of the scholarship.
  • Applicants who meet the requirements and are awarded the Chancellor’s Scholarship, the Kwong Lee Dow Scholars Award, or the Commerce Achievement Scholarship will each be eligible to win one Melbourne Global Scholars Award during their time as undergraduate students at the university.
  • Applicants who meet the requirements are eligible to receive additional merit prizes that are determined by their academic performance using the university’s Weighted Average Mark (WAM). At the time of application, you are required to have results for all of the topics in your programme. In cases where the number of applicants is more than the number of scholarships that can be awarded, the scholarships will be given to the students who have the highest WAM.
  • Access scholarships are awarded to deserving candidates who can demonstrate that they come from a disadvantaged social, educational, or economical background.



The University of Melbourne 2022 Mobility Awards  is open to all International Students


This year, the University of Sydney is offering International Postgraduate Research Scholarships in Asteroseismology to those who desire to study in Australia for the academic year 2022-2023.


Application Procedure

  • Are you interested, and do you qualify? To submit an application, please visit the University of Melbourne’s website at unimelb-scholarships.smartygrants.com.au.


Application Deadline

The application deadline for the University of Melbourne 2022 Mobility Awards is 31 Dec 2022


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