Domestic and international applicants eligible to apply.
Click below for more information on available research scholarships
The University of Canberra offers a number of scholarships to enable suitably qualified students to undertake full-time study towards a higher degree by research. Selection is based on academic merit and research potential. Applicants must indicate they wish to study full-time to ensure they are assessed as eligible.
The HDR Support team administers the application and allocation process for domestic and international applicants and manages the administration processes during the tenure of the scholarship.
Information on scholarships offered for by Faculties can be found on their individual webpages.
Eligibility for Scholarship
Current PhD Candidates
If you are a current PhD candidate at the University of Canberra and wish to apply for a scholarship, please complete/ include:
In addition to submitting the online Scholarship application, please provide the supporting documentation by the deadline by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Current Student Scholarship Documentation – >Your Name< (Student ID)”.
* Preference will be given to PhD candidates who have completed no more than two years of candidature (EFT, calculated at 1 January 2019). Standard Entry PhD candidates are expected to have completed coursework requirements (at 1 January 2019).
Only successful applicants will be notified.
Prospective Phd Candidates
If you wish to apply to undertake a research degree at the University of Canberra and also wish to apply for a scholarship, complete the following forms, ticking the appropriate scholarship options within the Admission/Scholarship application form:
Submit all completed forms and supporting documentation to HDR Support, email@example.com
Note: The University of Canberra's HDR Scholarships are limited and therefore scholarships are awarded to applicants with the strongest academic background and the potential to carry out the highest quality research.