OEP Scholarships & Prizes

  • Environmental Graduate Study Awards

    CATEGORY: Master of Environment, Graduate Diploma in Environment.

    CONDITIONS: Available to full-time students undertaking Graduate environmental studies through the Office for Environmental Programs (MC-ENV and GD-ENV).

    SELECTION CRITERIA AND PROCESS:

    1. Students must be enrolled or enrolling in the Graduate Diploma in Environment or Master of Environment;
    2. Students will be selected on academic merit;
    3. Students will be required to write (up to 500 words) on how s/he will contribute to sustainability using the knowledge gained in the Graduate Environmental Program; and
    4. Preference will be given to students requiring financial support who are not in receipt of a Commonwealth Supported Place, scholarship or other financial award.

    VALUE:$5,000 paid in two semesterly installments after census date.

    TENURE: 1 Year

    SPECIAL CONDITIONS:

    1. Payments must be made per semester and is conditional on students maintaining a minimum enrolment in the Graduate Environmental Program of 37.5 credit points (three subjects) per semester;
    2. A maximum of two awards per student will be made; and
    3. Students who fail any subject(s) will have their Award reviewed.

    Applications close on 28 Feburary.

    A separate online application form is required to assess Financial need - see below. Please note that you need to be admitted into the course to fill in this form

  • The Rosemary and Chris Lester Award

    CATEGORY: Master of Environment, Graduate Diploma in Environment.

    CONDITIONS: Available to full-time students undertaking Graduate environmental studies through the Office for Environmental Programs (MC-ENV and GD-ENV).

    SELECTION CRITERIA AND PROCESS:

    1. Students must be enrolled or enrolling in the Graduate Diploma in Environment or Master of Environment;
    2. Student must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
    3. Students will be selected on academic merit
    4. Students will be required to write (up to 500 words) on how s/he will contribute to improving environmental outcomes; and
    5. Preference will be given to students from regional Victoria or requiring financial support.

    VALUE: $1000

    TENURE: 1 Year

    SPECIAL CONDITIONS:

    Applications close on 28 February.

    A separate online application form is required to assess financial need - see below. Please note that you need to be admitted into the course to fill in this form.

  • The Professor John Lovering Graduate Environmental Program Scholarship

    CATEGORY: Master of Environment, Graduate Diploma in Environment.

    CONDITIONS: Available to students undertaking Graduate environmental studies through the Office for Environmental Programs (MC-ENV and GD-ENV).

    SELECTION CRITERIA AND PROCESS:

    1. Students must be enrolled or enrolling in the Graduate Diploma in Environment or Master of Environment
    2. Selection will be based on academic performance and financial need
    3. The Selection committee will review academic success as well as leadership accomplishments and potential
    4. Students will be required to write a brief personal statement (up to 500 words) on how they would use the award to support study-related expenses such as field work travel and/or conference attendance.

    VALUE: $1000

    TENURE: 1 Year

    SPECIAL CONDITIONS:

    Applications close 31 July each year.

    A separate online application form is required to assess Financial need - see below. Please note that you need to be admitted into the course to fill in this form.