(including the Peter McPhee Student Awards)

The Student Engagement Grant Program (including the Peter McPhee Student Awards) supports engagement activities led by students which:

  • Address important social, economic, environmental or cultural issues.
  • Provide skills and leadership development opportunities for students.
  • Initiate and implement constructive change in the local, national or international community.
  • Provide opportunities for students to develop their social and civic responsibilities.
  • Encourage interdisciplinary collaboration.

Outstanding applications will be considered for a Peter McPhee Student Award.

The next grant round will open in March/April 2018, please check back on the site for more information then or email the Coordinator (details below) to be added to the notification list when the round opens.

Guidelines and selection criteria

Outlined in the application process, and are available for download:
download 2017 Student Engagement Grant Program Guidelines and Selection Criteria
(including the Peter McPhee Student Awards)

Downloadable resources


Requests of between $1000 and $5000 will be considered for funding by the Selection Committee.

Please review the Guidelines and Selection Criteria.


Please address your queries to:

Wai Lee
Coordinator – Engagement
Email: wai-leng.lee@unimelb.edu.au
Phone: + 61 3 8344 5150

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