Veterinary Professional Leadership and Management Faculty Scholarship


The Graduate Diploma in Veterinary Professional Leadership and Management program provides veterinarians and veterinary students with specialist training in organisational leadership and management, across a broad range of management settings. The Faculty is pleased to be able to offer a scholarship to a student taking this course.

If you are currently studying or commencing in the DVM and in this Diploma and can demonstrate academic achievement, this scholarship could assist you financially.

Scholarship Value

  • Up to $26,000 for domestic students
  • Up to $30,000 for international students

The scholarship is a fee remission, and will cover the full cost of additional course fees for the Diploma.


  • Applicants must be a graduate of a Bachelor of Science degree, or equivalent 
  • Applicants  must be accepted into, or currently enrolled in the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program at the University of Melbourne.
  • Applicants who have already commenced their studies within the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine must be currently enrolled full time and in good standing. 
  • An  interview may be utilised to distinguish applicants of equal academic merit.

Terms & Conditions

  • Students must maintain full time enrolment in the DVM, which requires them to overload their enrolment. 
  • Students must maintain with good standing in both programs., and  they must not be identified as being at risk of, or making unsatisfactory progress.  
  • If a recipient takes leave of absence for all or part of a year, the scholarship will be suspended for the duration of the leave period. 
  • Scholarship recipients are required to attend an award ceremony. Failure to attend (without extenuating circumstances) may result in cancellation of the scholarship.
  • If the recipient fails a subject, payment of the scholarship will be suspended for that semester in with the failure occurs. Payment will also be suspended for any period in which the recipient is required to repeat a failed subject. Payment will be terminated if the recipient ceases to be enrolled in either the DVM or the Diploma program.
  • The scholarship will be paid according to the enrolment load in each year, and may be paid over 3 or 4 years based on the length of enrolment of the individual student. 

How to apply

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