Burnett William Wendorff Memorial Award in Clinical Psychology


Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students
Level of study Postgraduate
Study area Health and Behavioural Sciences
Scholarship value Annual income from endowment
Number awarded 1


The scholarship is to enable an Honours graduate to undertake study towards a Masters qualification in Clinical Psychology.


To be eligible, you must:

  1. be a domestic student in accordance with The University's Fee Policy; and
  2. have commenced the program in the year of the award; and
  3. be a graduate with an accredited Australian honours degree in psychology; and
  4. not hold general registration with the Psychology Board of Australia.

Before you get started

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How to apply

The award is adjudicated in August based on Semester 1 results. All Masters of Clinical Psychology students who meet the Eligibility criteria are considered.

Selection criteria

  1. Selection for the award will be determined by the Head, in consultation with the Clinical Program Director.
  2. Where possible, the award will alternate each year between a male and female student, except where the commencing cohort contains only one male or female student, in which case the award will be based on merit only.
  3. The award will be determined in August of each academic year based on overall performance in Semester 1 of the relevant program in the following areas:
    • (i) overall grade point average of graded courses completed in Semester 1; and
    • (ii) overall result in clinical competency assessment in the first placement undertaken in Semester 1; and
    • (iii) supervisor report on clinical placement performance in first placement undertaken in Semester 1.


School of Psychology
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