Programs and scholarships

The University offers an extensive range of awards, grants, programs and scholarships to both staff and students, for activities across a wide spectrum.


Miegunyah Distinguished Visiting Fellowship Program

The Miegunyah Distinguished Visiting Fellowship Program enables overseas scholars of international distinction to make an extended visit to the University and contribute to the University's academic, intellectual and cultural life. The Fellowships are awarded annually, following an application and selection process that begins with nominations from University of Melbourne Faculties.

During their period at the University, Miegunyah Distinguished Visiting Fellows are required to:

  • Present a substantial public lecture
  • Present several specialist lectures (or a short series of seminars) on a topic of general interest to the University community
  • Be available for consultation with staff and students
  • If possible, be engaged in research

Miegunyah Distinguished Visiting Fellows Program


A range of scholarship opportunities are available to students. Details can be found on the University's scholarships page.

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