Prizes & Scholarships

A number of prizes and scholarships funded by the School, as well as by industry, alumni and commemorations are offered to psychology students.

School of Psychology Prizes

The School recognises outstanding academic achievement by awarding prizes to the best performing students in each undergraduate unit of study.

The School also encourages the development of its postgraduate research students by awarding publication prizes and prizes for outstanding presentations at the Annual Postgraduate Conference.

Industry, Alumni and Commemorative Prizes and Scholarships

The Best Student in Junior Psychology Lithgow Scholarship V
The Best Student in Intermediate Psychology Lithgow Scholarship VI
Frank Albert Prize
The Best Student in Senior Psychology Lithgow Scholarship VII

The Best Student in Senior Psychology in a Faculty of Arts Degree

Blanka Buring Prize

The Best Honours Empirical Thesis in the area of Social Psychology

Dick Thomson Prize

The Best Honours Emprical Thesis in the area of Learning and Motivation

Dick Champion Prize
The Best Honours Theoretical Thesis
O'Neil Prize
The Best Student in the Honours Year The Australian Psychological Society Prize

The Best Student in Year 1 of the Doctor of Clinical Psychology

A H Martin Prize

The Best Student in Year 2 of the Doctor of Clinical Psychology

Martin & Elizabeth Jane Simmat Prize No. 2

The Best Student in Year 3 of the Doctor of Clinical Psychology

Martin & Elizabeth Jane Simmat Prize No. 1
The Best Doctor of Philosophy Thesis The H Tasman Lovell Medallion