Sylvia Walton Honours Scholarship


for one year

Opening date

Closing date



Who is it for?

Honours, Australian Citizen

Where is it available?

Albury-Wodonga Campus, Bendigo Campus, Melbourne Campus, Online

How is it paid?

$2500 per semester


This scholarship has been established to support an autistic psychology student undertaking their honours research project within the Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre.

Are you eligible to apply?

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, applicants must:

  • be an Australian citizen
  • be undertaking the Bachelor of Psychological Science with Honours in semester 1 2024 or
  • be in the honours year of the Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) in semester 1 2024
  • have a confirmed Autism Spectrum Disorder diagnosis
  • be studying full time or part time
  • have achieved a minimum Weighted Average Mark (or equivalent) of 70

Recipients of the scholarship shall be selected by the University based on their:

  • application form addressing the eligibility criteria
  • academic record
  • must be supervised by a staff member affiliated with the Olga Tennison Autism Research Centre

How to apply

Applications have now closed.

Who to contact for further information

Scholarships Office,