Nancy Millis Agricultural Students Scholarship


The Nancy Millis Agricultural Students Scholarship, established in 2010 by an anonymous gift, honours Emeritus Professor Nancy Millis AC MBE (1922-2012), agricultural science alum, distinguished microbiologist, pioneering biotechnologist, and renowned educator.

If you are commencing a Bachelor of Agriculture or Master of Agricultural Sciences, are from a rural or regional area, and can demonstrate financial need, this scholarship could assist you financially with study and living expenses.

Award value

Up to $15000*

Duration: standard course duration*

Number available: 3

*value is linked to course duration


To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • be an Australian citizen, Permanent Resident or the holder of a Permanent Humanitarian Visa
  • be commencing study in the Bachelor of Agriculture (start year intake) or Master of Agricultural Sciences (mid year intake)
  • meet the rural student requirement

Selection criteria

Selection is based on:

  • demonstrated financial need

How to apply

  • Applications open: 1 January 2021
  • Applications close: 7 March 2021

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