Melbourne Agilent Indigenous STEM Leadership Awards

The Agilent Technologies Foundation is pleased to support the Agilent Indigenous STEM Leadership Awards at the University of Melbourne. The Award recognises demonstrated leadership by Indigenous students who are either enrolled in a STEM degree at Melbourne, or enrolled at the University of Melbourne and participating in programs that have a STEM focus. The award is valued at $2,000 per award. More than one award will be made per year.

Scholarship details

Value: $2,000 approx. total

Duration: 1 Year

Availability: 5 scholarships offered

Application dates


Open: 09/11/2020
Close: 27/03/2021


This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants
Academic merit

Areas of study:

  • Engineering
  • Science and mathematics

At Institution:

  • University of Melbourne

Study level:

  • Undergraduate
  • Honours, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma
  • Postgraduate coursework
  • Postgraduate research

Study Load:

  • Full Time


  • VIC

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:
Indigenous students enrolled in STEM degrees OR Enrolled in other degrees and who have participated in Indigenous STEM activities or activities conducted by the University;
Candidates may be enrolled in undergraduate, graduate coursework or graduate research degrees;
Indigeneity – as verified by Murrup Barak.

How to Apply

Applicants must apply through the apply link below (‘submit a scholarship application’ button). The applications require extended responses about ‘leadership’, ‘award impact’ and experience of STEM activities. An endorsement from the applicants course director, Head of School or PhD supervisor is also required.