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Faculty of Medicine and Health

Bachelors and honours scholarships
From dentistry and nursing to pharmacy or health science scholarships, we have a wide range of options for domestic medicine and health students.

To find a scholarship that works for you, expand the relevant school and click on the scholarship title links. Alternatively, you can browse the full list of undergraduate scholarships for Faculty of Medicine and Health students in the table below.

This page includes scholarships for both prospective and current domestic students. 

Scholarship Value Eligibility Open date Close date

Multiple Sclerosis Research Australia Scholarships

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  • Undergraduate or postgraduate student with an interest to find better treatments and a cure for multiple sclerosis
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Summer Research Scholarships $2500
  • Full-time students in an Australian University
  • Studying any undergraduate degree or selected postgraduate degrees
15 August 2019 19 September 2019
Dr Lawrence F Smith Scholarship for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students $6000
  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine or Bachelor of Oral Health student
  • In financial need
March 2020 March 2020
GS Caird Scholarship in Dentistry $2500
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine or Bachelor of Oral Health student
  • High academic achiever
March 2020 March 2020
The A-dec Australia Scholarship in Dentistry $10,000
  • First year Doctor of Dental Medicine or Bachelor of Oral Health student
March 2020 March 2020
The Armin Roth Scholarship in Dentistry $6000
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) or Bachelor of Oral Health student
  • High achiever
March 2020 March 2020
The Ronald Ettinger Scholarship $6500
  • Coursework student interested in undertaking a project in geriatric or special-care dentistry
March 2020 March 2020
Westmead Honours Scholarship (Dalyell and Talented Student Program students) $3000
  • Full-time Applied Medical Science Honours student studying at Westmead
  • High academic achiever in the Talented Student Program or Dalyell Scholars Program

July 2019 (round 1)

January 2020 (round 2)

August 2019 (round 1)

March 2020 (round 2)

Westmead Honours Scholarship (Interstate) $10,000
  • Applicant of the Applied Medical Science Honours program at Westmead
  • Non-NSW or ACT residents
  • Minimum SCIWAM of 70

July 2019
(round 1)

January 2020
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August 2019
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March 2020
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Westmead Honours Scholarship (NSW and ACT) $5000
  • Student of the Applied Medical Science Honours program at Westmead
  • Resident of NSW or ACT
  • High academic achiever

July 2019 (round 1)

January 2020 (round 2)

August 2019 (round 1)

March 2020 (round 2)

Susan Wakil Scholarships - Undergraduate Indigenous $29,000 (for up to three years)
  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander student in first-year nursing
September 2019 January 2020
Susan Wakil Scholarship - Undergraduate Greater Sydney $6500 (for up to three years)
  • First-year nursing students from the Greater Sydney region
September 2019 January 2020
Susan Wakil Scholarship - Undergraduate Rural and Regional $29,000 (for up to three years)
  • Undergraduate nursing student from a rural background
September 2019 January 2020
Walter and Eliza Hall Scholarship Trust Opportunity Scholarship for Nursing $10,000
  • Domestic undergraduate nursing student
  • Financially disadvantaged background
14 January 2019 21 March 2019
Women's Plans Foundation Award $1000
  • Domestic student studying an honours or postgraduate nursing course
  • Interested in reproductive health in third world countries
5 July 2019 27 September 2019
Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Pharmacy Scholarship Scheme $15,000 (for up to five years)
  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander pharmacy student
  • Member of the student Rural Health Club or a member of the University’s affiliate Rural Health Club
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Blooms the Chemist - John Sidgreaves Scholarship $5000
  • Final-year pharmacy students
March 2020 March 2020
Peter Giles Memorial Scholarship in Pharmacy $6000 (per year for duration of degree)
  • Domestic student about to start a Bachelor of Pharmacy
  • In financial need
March 2020 March 2020
Umberto Cincotta Scholarship in Pharmacy $6000 (for up to four years)
  • Domestic Bachelor of Pharmacy student
  • High academic achiever
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Cerebral Palsy Alliance Professor Henry J Cowan Memorial Scholarship $1500
  • Domestic full-time student in occupational therapy, speech pathology or physiotherapy
  • High academic achiever
7 August 2019 20 October 2019
Dean's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Undergraduate Scholarship $6000
  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander student
  • Studying speech pathology or occupational therapy
1 July 2019 20 January 2020
Douglas and Lola Douglas Scholarship in Health Sciences (Occupational Therapy) Various
  • Domestic honours student in Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy)
7 August 2019 27 November 2019
Douglas and Lola Douglas Scholarship in Health Sciences (Physiotherapy) Various
  • Domestic honours student
  • In the third year of Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy)
7 August 2019 27 November 2019
Douglas and Lola Douglas Scholarship in Health Sciences (Speech Pathology) Various
  • Domestic honours student
  • In the third year of Bachelor of Applied Science (Speech Pathology)
7 August 2019 27 November 2019
Elaine M Grierson scholarship $6000 (per year for duration of degree)
  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander student
  • Studying physiotherapy
7 August 2019 21 January 2020
Faculty of Health Sciences Student Leadership Award $1000
  • Current student engaged in leadership activities while studying health sciences
7 August 2019 27 October 2019
The Robinson Family Scholarship for Female Indigenous Students $20,000 (for up to four years)
  • Female
  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
  • Enrolled in a medicine and health or law degree
7 August 2019 31 October 2019