Payments made fortnightly
Payments made for 3 years
Student typesDomestic, Current, Prospective
Student levelsPostgraduate coursework, Postgraduate research, Graduate Certificate, Master Degree
Selection basesAcademic merit, Indigenous
Ongoing eligibilityContinuation based on full-time study load
Extension duration6 month extension available.
Doctor or Philosophy, Professional Doctorate, Master of Philosophy, Master by Research, Master by Coursework, Graduate Diploma
Travel to Canberra from within Australia; reimbursement of some removal expenses; thesis reimbursement allowance.
No separate application is required. Applicants who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander will be automatically considered for this scholarship during their application for admission.
Additional information for Coursework Applicants:
Before lodging an application, applicants applying for admission to a coursework program should first check the closing date of the program, as the closing date for some coursework programs may be earlier than the scholarship closing date.
Applicants for a research program are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant Graduate Studies Convener or a prospective supervisor, prior to lodging an application, to discuss the proposed research topic and related matters.