Postgraduate by research

Scholarships for postgraduate by research students committed to pursuing innovative and relevant research.

Jessica Siva

Jessica Siva, Doctor of Philosophy (Built Environment). Australian Postgraduate Award.

All interest areas

Scholarships available to all interest areas. 

  • 2016 Victorian Latin American Doctoral Scholarships Four scholarships are available for PhD candidates commencing research at a Victorian university for 2016. The successful applicants will receive a scholarship of AU$90,000 to cover living expenses over three years and a full fee waiver. Applications now closed.
  • Chile Bicentennial Research Scholarship For Chilean research students; worth tuition, travel and study allowance; applications now open.
  • Clare Burton Scholarship For postgraduate coursework or research degree students undertaking research in gender equity, this scholarship can provide you financial support. If successful, this scholarship pays $10,000 over 12-18 months. Applications now closed.
  • Design and Creative Practice Enabling Capability Platforms PhD Scholarship The Design and Creative Practice Enabling Capability Platform (ECP) is looking for talented students to undertake a PhD focusing on the future of design and creative practice. The PhD Scholarship has been established to support innovation and excellence in design and creative practice. This scholarship will provide successful applicants with a stipend of AUD $30,000 per annum pro rata. International applicants will also receive tuition fee scholarship and Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of the program.
  • Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships For international students, worth up to $263,500; applications now open.
  • Higher Degree by Research Publications Grant (HDRPG) For research students to financially assist to write publications after thesis/project submission; worth $30,000 annum pro rata.
  • Higher Degree by Research Travel Grant (HDRTG) For research candidates travelling to complete fieldwork, research-related activities, conferences and workshops; funding available up to $2000. Application periods apply.
  • Indigenous Learning Technology Grant For Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander postgraduate students; worth $1000; applications now open.
  • International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS) For international students starting a higher degree by research (masters or PhD); worth tuition fees and the cost of an Overseas Student Health Cover policy for the duration of your program.
  • International Tuition Fee Scholarships RMIT has two international tuition fee scholarships that are available. These are the RTP International Tuition Fee Scholarship (RITFS) and the RMIT Research International Tuition Fee Scholarship (RRITFS). Both RITFS and RRITFS scholarships provide tuition fees for a period of 3 years
  • John Storey Junior Memorial Scholarship For local currently enrolled RMIT students applying for the RMIT Exchange Program; applications close July and December.
  • Ngarara Willim Postgraduate Coursework Scholarship For Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander postgraduate by coursework students; worth up to $13,000; applications now closed.
  • PhD Scholarship in Urban Futures Agent-Based Modelling For a PhD candidate; worth $30,000 per annum; applications close 23 June 2017.
  • PhD Scholarship in Urban Futures Social Inequities For a PhD candidate preferably with a post-graduate degree in public health, epidemiology, or health geography; worth $30,000 per annum; applications close 23 June 2017.
  • RMIT European Union Centre HDR Travel Grant (EUCHDRTG) The RMIT European Union Centre HDR Travel Grant (EUCHDRTG) is available to assist research candidates to travel to EU Member States. The EUCHDRTG will cover travel costs associated with research-related activities; worth up to €3928; applications close 15 April 2016.
  • RMIT PhD and Masters Scholarship (RPS) For local doctoral or masters by research students, a stipend of $29,288 per annum, fee-exempt place and other allowances and leave provisions.
  • Research Stipend Scholarships RMIT has two stipend scholarships available - the RTP Stipend Scholarship (RSS) and the RMIT Research Stipend Scholarship (RRSS). These scholarships provide a stipend of $30,000 per annum pro rata for full-time study, subject to indexation annually, and other allowances and benefits.
  • The Les Mason and Gail Devine Graphic Design Travel Award For Bachelor of Design (Communication Design) or Master of Communication Design students going on Exchange to assist with travel expenses; worth up to $5000
  • Vice-Chancellor’s PhD Scholarship (VCPS) For local and international doctoral research candidates; a stipend of $41,150 and an additional $5,000 research support allowance of per annum and other allowances and leave provisions.
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Architecture, building and planning

  • Design and Creative Practice Enabling Capability Platforms PhD Scholarship The Design and Creative Practice Enabling Capability Platform (ECP) is looking for talented students to undertake a PhD focusing on the future of design and creative practice. The PhD Scholarship has been established to support innovation and excellence in design and creative practice. This scholarship will provide successful applicants with a stipend of AUD $30,000 per annum pro rata. International applicants will also receive tuition fee scholarship and Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of the program.
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Art, fashion and textiles

  • Design and Creative Practice Enabling Capability Platforms PhD Scholarship The Design and Creative Practice Enabling Capability Platform (ECP) is looking for talented students to undertake a PhD focusing on the future of design and creative practice. The PhD Scholarship has been established to support innovation and excellence in design and creative practice. This scholarship will provide successful applicants with a stipend of AUD $30,000 per annum pro rata. International applicants will also receive tuition fee scholarship and Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of the program.
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Business

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Community services and social sciences

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Computing and information technology

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Education and training

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Engineering and related technologies

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Health and medical sciences

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Media and communication

  • Design and Creative Practice Enabling Capability Platforms PhD Scholarship The Design and Creative Practice Enabling Capability Platform (ECP) is looking for talented students to undertake a PhD focusing on the future of design and creative practice. The PhD Scholarship has been established to support innovation and excellence in design and creative practice. This scholarship will provide successful applicants with a stipend of AUD $30,000 per annum pro rata. International applicants will also receive tuition fee scholarship and Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the duration of the program.
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Science scholarships

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