2025 Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship


The Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship supports Australia’s future leaders by providing an enriching postgraduate experience for talented individuals to study at one of Australia’s leading universities and participate in a bespoke, nine-month, Leadership Development Program.

Whether your focus is Asia, new technology or sustainable futures the Westpac Scholars Trust is offering postgraduate study for talented individuals at Australia's leading universities. Scholars will be exceptional people, chosen for their potential to make a difference to Australia's future in one of our four focus areas:

  • Sustainable Futures
  • Australia in Asia 
  • An Inclusive Country 
  • Thriving Tech Sector 

The Scholarships are valued at up to $120,000 over 2-3 years and will be awarded annually for research or coursework studies at the graduate level. If you are commencing a PhD or Masters by Coursework or Masters by Research in 2025, apply before 29 August 2024, 5:00pm (AEST).

An online information session will be held on Wednesday 7 August 2024, 1:30pm (AEST)Register now. 

Applications close on Thursday 29 August 2024 at 5pm (AEST).

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