Ideas that could change the world. The people to make it happen.

Are you the next Westpac Scholar?


Westpac Scholars

100 scholarships a year. Forever.

We’re proudly investing in a new generation of brilliant young Australians to challenge, explore and set new benchmarks in innovation, research, and social change.

Not just for today. But for tomorrow too.

Read our 2018 Impact Report
Read our 2018 Impact Report

Research Fellowship

Research Fellowship

Working on research that could change the world? This is your chance to shine.

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Future Leaders

Want to make a difference through your post-grad study? Let’s get you thinking.

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Social Change Fellowship

Driven to help others? Let’s focus on you.

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Apply Nov 2019

Advancing Australia, together.

We partner with universities, Westpac and the community to invest in the individuals with the ideas and drive to shape Australia. In four short years, we are already able to see the power and potential of this network, thanks to the passion and commitment of the scholars. The future will be much brighter for many more Australians because of these extraordinary individuals.

Westpac Scholars

Invested in Westpac Scholars since 2016

of 2015-2017 Westpac Scholars surveyed would encourage others to apply for a Westpac Scholarship*

*177 (2015-17) scholars completed the annual Scholars Evaluation Survey, June 2018.