Scholarships

We believe everyone has the right to a higher education, regardless of their socioeconomic background.

With your talent and our scholarship support, we can work together to ensure your academic potential is realised. We’ll help you feel empowered to follow your dreams and contribute to a better world.

The Trinity community has been commited to growing our pool of scholarships for many years. By 2023, the total value of our scholarship program will be up to $8 million per annum, meaning more students will be able to benefit from our renowned collegiate experience.

And so, the opportunity is yours. 

If you are considering studying at the University of Melbourne or the University of Divinity in 2020, we strongly encourage you to explore the Trinity College scholarships that may be available to you. The majority of our scholarships are for those who require financial assistance.

If you are successful in attaining a scholarship, you will join a welcoming community and live and learn among other liked-minded people from around Australia and the world.

Trinity College Scholarships

RESIDENTIAL COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS
Scholarship Status Closing date Value

Trinity Access: full residential scholarship

Open 19 July 2019 $100,000
General Open

Returning students 12 September 2019

New students 30 September 2019

$5000–$30,000
Rural and regional Open 30 September 2019 $5000–$30,000
THEOLOGICAL SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS
Scholarship Status Closing date Value
Moorhouse Doctorial Scholarships Open 

30 June 2019 (international)

30 September 2019 (domestic)

$132,000
Residential (under 23) Scholarhips Open 15 November 2019 $126,000
FOUNDATION STUDIES SCHOLARSHIPS
Scholarship Status Closing date Value
General Open Varies by intake 50% fee remission
YOUNG LEADERS PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIPS

Indigenous scholarship

Open 1 October 2019 $1990 (full)
$995 (half)

Low socioeconomic status scholarship

Open 1 October 2019 $1990 (full)
$995 (half)
Refugee scholarship Open 1 October 2019 $1990 (full)
$995 (half)

Regional Victoria scholarship

Open 1 October 2019 $1990 (full)
$995 (half)
CHORAL SCHOLARSHIPS
Scholarship Status Closing date Value
NHM Forsyth Senior Choral Scholarship Open 30 September 2019 $18,000 stipend
The Freemantle Family Choral Scholarship Open 30 September 2019 $30,000
NHM Forsyth Scholarship Open 30 September 2019 $30,000
General music and choral Open 30 September 2019 $3,500–$15,000
INDIGENOUS SCHOLARSHIPS
Scholarship Status Closing date Value

Oodgeroo Scholarship, 

The Cutter Scholarship
Open 30 September 2019 Varies
Yorta Yorta Scholarship  Open 30 September 2019 Up to $30,000
POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS
Scholarship Status Closing date Value
AGL Shaw Scholarship to Oxford Closed (Opens in 2022) $45,000

Note: we need to ask for some personal information to determine who is applicable for a scholarship, but rest assured, all information contained in your application will remain strictly confidential.

For any scholarship enquiries, please contact enquiries@trinity.unimelb.edu.au