Gordon Preston Pure Mathematics Honours Scholarship

The Gordon Preston Pure Mathematics Honours Scholarship is the School of Mathematical Science's prestigious award at the undergraduate level. It is awarded to high-achieving undergraduate students who wish to continue their passion in pure mathematics 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

  • One scholarship is available.


  • Based on academic achievement.
  • Commencing an honours program supervised by a staff member within the School of Mathematical Sciences.


All conditions must be met

  • Australian or New Zealand citizen, holder of an Australian permanent resident visa or permanent humanitarian visa or an international student.
  • Average mark of 90% or above in 24 credit points of relevant mathematics units at level three.
  • Commencing or continuing full-time in the honours degree of Bachelor of Science, or the 48 credit point honours year in the Bachelor of Science Advanced with Honours, in pure mathematics, in the School of Mathematical Sciences at the Monash University Clayton campus.
  • Supervised by a staff member in the School of Mathematical Sciences.


  • You must maintain full-time enrolment.

Application and other information

  • Cannot be deferred.
  • No application is necessary, students will be automatically assessed.