Research School of Economics Neil Vousden Memorial Scholarship


Each year the ANU College of Business and Economics may award  up to two scholarships known as the Neil Vousden Memorial Scholarship to eligible students who are admitted to  pursue a full-time program of study in the Master of Economics or have completed at least 24 units of study in the Master of Economics.

Field of study



The Scholarship shall be available to a student who:

  • is a domestic or International student;
  • has applied for admission and will enrol into the Master of Economics; or
  • will have completed at least 24 units of study in the Master of Economics.


Up to 2 awards valued at up to 33% of the value of the Australian Government Research Training Program (AGRTP) Stipend Scholarship are available each year. The award will be paid in two equal instalments after the census date for two semesters following the awarding of the scholarship, unless otherwise stated in the letter of offer.

How to apply

Applicants must complete and submit an online application form by the nominated deadline, along with any necessary written responses or documentation to support their application. Applications for Semester 1 will open on 1st of October in the year prior and close 10 January 2017 of that year; applications for Semester 2 will open on 1st April and close 14 July of the same year.

Further information

One Scholarship will be offered in first semester and one scholarship second semester.