PhD Scholarships at Menzies

Scholarships are transformative and enable our aspiring medical researchers and health professionals to focus on their studies knowing their financial needs are largely met. The Menzies Institute for Medical Research is very grateful to the organisations and individuals who donate to the Menzies Scholarship Program. These donor-funded scholarships are highly sought-after and are awarded to outstanding PhD candidates.

Ashdown Family Elite Postgraduate Scholarship in Medical Research

Broadreach Holdings Postgraduate Scholarship in Medical Research

Cuthbertson Elite Postgraduate Scholarship in Medical Research

Diabetes Tasmania Postgraduate Scholarship in Medical Research

Farrell Foundation Elite Postgraduate Scholarship in Medical Research

Fred Binns Parkinson’s Foundation Postgraduate Scholarship in Medical Research

Morrell Family Trust Postgraduate Scholarship in Medical Research Scholarship

MPST Foundation Postgraduate Scholarship in Multiple Sclerosis

Patricia F Gordon Postgraduate Scholarship in Medical Research

Pennicott Foundation Postgraduate Scholarship in Medical Research

Select Foundation Elite Postgraduate Scholarships in Medical Research

Tasmanian Masonic Medical Research Foundation Postgraduate Scholarship

TasNetworks Postgraduate Scholarship in Medical Research

WINC Australia/Konica Minolta Postgraduate Scholarship in Medical Research

In addition to the donor funded Menzies Scholarship Program, scholarships available for domestic students include Tasmania Graduate Research Scholarships (TGRS) and Australian Postgraduate Awards (APA). Scholarships for international students include Tasmania Graduate Research Scholarships (TGRS) and international scholarships.

Applying for PhD scholarships

To find out what scholarships are currently available please visit the scholarships page.

Before applying for a scholarship prospective candidates should investigate current areas of research strength at Menzies and must discuss their interests and options with the Graduate Research Coordinators and/or potential supervisors in the discipline where they wish to study.  Please refer to the Menzies PhD and Honours projects.

Supporting a PhD scholarship

For further information about supporting our aspiring medical researchers as part of the Menzies Scholarship Program, please contact:

Sandi Doherty
Institute Advancement Coordinator 
Telephone: +61 3 6226 7782
Email: sandi.doherty@utas.edu.au