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The Graduate Research School manages a number of scholarship schemes that provide financial assistance to support students while they are undertaking a higher degree by research. Scholarships are provided to assist recipients via the provision of a living stipend or a tuition fee offset, or a combination of both.

What scholarships can I apply for?

Scholarship opportunities are available throughout the year for both domestic and international applicants. Eligibility requirements for scholarships vary. You can check if you’re eligible on our Scholarships website.

You can also sign up to a scholarship email alert to receive an email when a scholarship matching your criteria becomes available.

Search for research scholarships.

Research Training Program

The Research Training Program (RTP) is an Australian Government–funded scholarship scheme that provides funding support for both domestic and international students undertaking higher degrees by research.

The RTP Scholarship Procedures set out information surrounding the processes and conditions for the scholarship. All applicants and recipients should familiarise themselves with these procedures.

Aberdeen-Curtin PhD scholarships

The Aberdeen-Curtin Alliance offers students the opportunity to undertake an international collaborative PhD in projects across a broad range of focus areas including energy and engineering, health and medicine, and business. View projects and find out how to apply.

Scholarship conditions

Research scholarship conditions of award are located on the Scholarships website.

Scholarship forms