John Swan Honours Scholarship

The John Swan Chemistry Honours Scholarship is the School of Chemistry's premier award at the undergraduate level. It is awarded to high-achieving undergraduate students who wish to continue their passion in chemistry through research programs offered in their honours year.


Total value of $5000

  • $5000 for a full-time study load (48 credit points) paid for a maximum of one year only.

Number offered

  • Variable depending on funding.


  • Based on academic achievement.
  • Emphasis will be placed on achievement in third-year chemistry units or equivalent.


All conditions must be met

  • Australian or New Zealand citizen, holder of an Australian permanent resident visa or permanent humanitarian visa, international student.
  • Commencing or continuing full-time in an honours program in the School of Chemistry at the Monash University Clayton campus.


  • You must maintain full-time enrolment.

Application and other information