Scholarships & prizes

We offer a wide variety of scholarships and prizes to support and encourage students to study with us and perform well in their studies. Information on specific opportunities and how to apply can be found the ANU College of Physical & Mathematical Sciences website.


Scholarship funding is made available to new or continuing students based on application. Eligibility criteria and application deadlines apply to individual scholarships.


Prizes are awarded to current ANU students in recognition of outstanding performance in specific courses. Search to see if there is a prize worth aiming for in your course.

Boyapati Computer Science & Mathematical Honours Scholarship

Vijay Boyapati was raised in Canberra and came to ANU through the distinguished scholar program. He thrived on a mix of mathematics and computer science subjects, winning a University Medal when he graduated with first class honours in...

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Chris Heyde PhD Scholarship

Professor Chris Heyde was well known and well regarded amongst his colleagues and friends for his substantial contribution to many areas of probability, statistics and stochastic analysis during his lifetime. To honour his memory, the...

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Hilary Booth Honours Scholarship

This scholarship is provided to honour the memory of Dr Hilary Booth who used her unique style to bring people together to achieve research objectives. Let us use the story of Hilary, who died in May 2005, as motivation to strive for goals...

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Summer Research Scholarships

The summer research scholarship program at ANU is an exceptional research opportunity for undergraduate students, providing insight into what studying Honours or a postgraduate research degree is all about. The program runs for six weeks,...

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