Postgraduate Research Scholarships

The University of Sydney Law School is a centre for excellence in legal research.

Scholarships available to postgraduate research students include:

Scholarship Name
Basis for award
Tenure(up to)
Value of Award (up to)
Applications open
Applications close
W.A.Cooke, Jane Cooke and Alfred Godfrey Postgraduate Research Law Scholarships
Commencing & Continuing PhD students
3.5 years
1 September 2016
17 October 2016
Julian Small Research Scholarship in Labour Law
Commencing & Continuing students
1.5/3.5 years
1 September 2016
17 October 2016
Reca Stone Scholarship in Legal Theory
Commencing & Continuing students
Merit and Financial Need
One year
30 September 2016
6 January 2017
The Walter Reid Scholarship
The Justice Peter Hely Scholarship
(in the fields of commercial law and equity)
Law graduates, graduands or final-year students considering PG study
One year
31 October 2016
24 February 2017
Victoria Gollan Memorial Scholarship
Indigenous scholars
Access and Merit
Once only payment
28 November 2016
17 March 2017