Wilfred Prest Travelling Fellowship, University of Melbourne

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Wilfred Prest Travelling Fellowship

Description: Mrs Marjorie Prest established the Wilfred Prest Travelling Fellowship in memory of her late husband, Wilfred Prest, CBE, who was the Truby Williams Professor of Economics from 1946 to until his retirement in 1972. This fellowship provides for recipients to continue their studies in the field of economics at an overseas university or other research institution approved by the council.

Eligibility: Applicants must be completing a degree specialising in economics at or be an economics graduate of the University of Melbourne, be no more than 27 years of age, and be intending to undertake postgraduate studies in the field of economics at an overseas university or research institution.

Annual Amount: 9948

Amount Comment: The award is valued at the net annual income of the trust (approximately $9,948 in 2010/2011). Tenure is for 1 year, with a possible extension for a further consecutive year.

Application closing date: Mid August

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In Brief
Support Type
  • Scholarship
  • Travel Grant outside Australia

Level of Study
  • Graduate Certificate
  • Postgraduate Certificate
  • Graduate Diploma
  • Postgraduate Diploma
  • Master Degree (By Coursework)
  • Master Degree (By Research)
  • Doctor Degree (By Coursework)
  • Doctor Degree (By Research)

Gender Co-Ed
No. offered per year 0
Frequency of offer Annual
Length of support 1 year(s)
Fields of Study
  • Economics

  • Economics

Location of Study Overseas
  • Adelie Land (France)
  • Afghanistan
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina <
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