Human Rights Scholarship (HRS)

The University of Melbourne

The Human Rights Scholarship is awarded to applicants wishing to undertake graduate research at the University of Melbourne in the human rights field and who are able to demonstrate their commitment to the peaceful advancement of respect for human rights.
Eligibility: Applicants must: be planning to commence, or be currently enrolled in, a graduate research degree in the human rights field at the University of Melbourne; have completed tertiary studies that are at least equivalent to a 4-year Australian honours degree with a minimum grade average of a high H2A; and be able to demonstrate that their commitment to the peaceful advancement of respect for human rights extends beyond their academic studies (such as voluntary work and/or work experience. Scholarships are not awarded to students who: have already completed a course deemed to be at the same, or higher level.
Application closing date: 31-Oct
Support Type: Scholarship, Allowance,
Gender: Co-Ed
Frequency of Offer: Annual
Fields of Study: Humanities & Social Sciences, Law, Social Work, Welfare & Community Services,
Location of Study: Melbourne Metropolitan,
No Offered Per Year: 2
Subjects: Human rights,
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