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About this scholarship

Each year the National Security College may offer an award known as the National Security College Thesis Grant.
The objectives of the Award are to encourage high achieving students in the Master of the National Security Policy to complete a thesis as part of their postgraduate coursework degree, and to financially support them during their enrolment in the thesis course.
Funding for this Award has been provided by the National Security College.



$ 7,000

per annum

2 on offer

Once-off payment for full value


02-Dec-2022 to 08-Jan-2023

  • Student types

  • Student levels

    Postgraduate coursework, Graduate Certificate, Master Degree
  • Number of scholarships awarded

    2 on offer
  • Selection bases

    Academic merit

Field of study

National Security Policy


The Award is available each year to a continuing ANU student who:
  1. is a domestic student; and 
  2. is enrolled in the Master of National Security Policy; and
  3. has completed 48 units of postgraduate coursework study at ANU towards the Master of National Security Policy; and
  4. is intending to enrol in NSPO8031 - Thesis.

Additional information

The Award of $7000, is paid in a one-off instalment at the beginning of semester unless otherwise stated in the letter of offer.
The recipient is responsible for making payment of all tuition fees by the prescribed date as set out by the University each session. Recipients of the Award are responsible for the costs of books, study materials, accommodation and all other costs of study.
As well as being enrolled in the Master of National Security Policy, applicants must:
  • Complete the application form
  • Attach a statement of claims of no more than 500 words for your proposed Thesis
  • A current Curriculum Vitae of no more than 3 pages attached as part of the application
  • Two (2) academic written references.
The references must be "closed envelope" references are to be sent directly from the referee to the Senior Student Engagement Coordinator, at  prior to the closing date.
The statement of claims should address the following 
  1. Project abstract
  2. What are your reasons for undertaking the Master of National Security Policy?
  3. What are your long-term objectives and how will the thesis & degree help you achieve them?

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All enquiries regarding the award should be made to:
Senior Student Engagement Coordinator
National Security College
Crawford School of Public Policy
ANU College of Asia and the Pacific

Contact us:

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