Matthew McLennan and Richard Howes Outstanding Honours Collaboration


Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Honours
Study area Business and Economics
Scholarship value $5,625 per student recipient
Number awarded Two
Opening date 1 June 2021
Closing date 20 August 2021


A scholarship will be awarded to applicants studying Honours at the Schools of Business and Economics.

The successful applicants will be those showing the greatest merit as demonstrated by:
a) academic achievements in the first semester of honours (and prior undergraduate studies)
b) the quality of their proposal for the collaborative article
c) other evidence as deemed relevant.

Based on the topic below please prepare a research article proposal in no more than 300 words.

The topic to be addressed in 2021 is:

One in four unemployed in Australia are graduates. Trace the declining labour market and wage differential profile for some university graduates in Australia and investigate empirically the growing imbalance between the supply of graduates and the demand for their services, recognising the heterogeneity between degrees by type and granting institution.


To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

a) be enrolled full-time in an honours program offered by the Schools of Business and Economics

b) for students enrolled in a 4 year honours program, you are eligible in your final year

c) for students in the one year Honours program, you are eligible in the year of enrolment

d) complete the application and submit before the closing date.

    Before you get started

    If this scholarship has rules, download and read them.

    How to apply

    Complete the application form and attach all supporting documentation.


    Angela Craig
    +61 7 3365 6856