Register Interest


The Governor Phillip Scholarship is only open to:

Candidates who are ordinarily resident in Australia or the United Kingdom and who have already secured a place at the University of Oxford (for Australian citizens and residents) or the University of Sydney (for UK citizens and residents) starting in the next academic year. A range of academic courses may be considered (typically one or two-year Master’ degrees).

Candidates need to demonstrate:

  • Distinctive academic achievement
  • Leadership
  • Integrity
  • Tolerance
  • Compassion
  • An aspiration to personal, community and world enrichment

When applying for a post-graduate degree with either the University of Oxford of the University of Sydney please candidates should state that they wish to be considered for a Governor Phillip Scholarship.

The Governor Phillip Scholarship will not accept direct applications.

Please register your interest here

University of Oxford
University of Sydney

Applications for MPhil International Relations must be received:

for University of Oxford no later than the end of February
for University of Sydney no later than the end of September

Candidates will be advised of there acceptance by the relevant University