Faculty Scholarships for Postgraduate Students

The Helga Pettitt FHS Postgraduate Study Award

The Helga Pettitt FHS postgraduate study award is supported by alumni and friends of the Faculty of Health Sciences.


This grant is awarded and administered by the Faculty of Health Sciences and provides financial assistance to a new or continuing student enrolled in any course of postgraduate study.

Selection criteria

Applicants must have completed an undergraduate or postgraduate degree at the Faculty of Health Sciences, and not have been a previous recipient of the grant.


The grant is up to a total of $1,500. This will be paid to the recipient as one lump sum payment.

Applicants must provide details on how they intend to use the funds in their research project

How to apply

Complete the application form (doc)

2014 winner

Helga Pettitt and Glenda Jessup on stage

Helga Pettitt and Glenda Jessup

Glenda Jessup, Bleisure&Hlth (1998) MAppSc (National Voice Centre) (2010)

View other past Scholarship Recipients

Claire McCabe
Alumni Engagement Officer, Health Sciences and Nursing
Phone: +61 2 9036 5444 or

Applications Close: 31 March annually