Schemes and scholarships
Big History Scheme and Scholarships
Big History Adjustment Factors
The Big History adjustment factors reward your commitment to learning, acknowledging your participation and completion of the Big History: Connecting Knowledge MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) available through the COURSERA® platform. See more here.
Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship - Big History
The Big History Scholarship is a partial international scholarship available to international students who apply for an undergraduate course at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. The scholarship is open to international students who complete* the Big History: Connecting Knowledge MOOC available through the COURSERA® platform. See more here.
Research Scholarships and Fellowships
The Big History Institute welcomes higher degree research students to both the MRes and PhD programs at Macquarie University, and is supportive of cotutelle and joint PhD programs with Macquarie's partner research universities.
We also encourage students to apply for the Macquarie University Research Fellowships (MQRF) Scheme which is a Scheme that supports researchers within three years of the award of their PhD who have an outstanding track record and/or who show evidence of excellent research potential.