Postgraduate Research Scholarships

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

Scholarships available to postgraduate research students include:

Scholarship Name
Eligibility
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
Merit
3.5 years
$35,000
1 September 2016
17 October 2016
Julian Small Research Scholarship in Labour Law
Commencing & Continuing students
Merit
1.5/3.5 years
$35,000
1 September 2016
17 October 2016
Reca Stone Scholarship in Legal Theory
Commencing & Continuing students
Merit and Financial Need
One year
$10,000
30 September 2016
6 January 2017
Walter Reid Scholarship
Continuing students
Overseas Research
One year
$7000
10 April 2017
30 June 2017
The Justice Peter Hely Scholarship
(in the fields of commercial law and equity)
Law graduates, graduands or final-year students considering PG study
Merit
One year
$20,000
31 October 2016
24 February 2017
Victoria Gollan Memorial Scholarship
Indigenous scholars
Access and Merit
Once only payment
$1500
28 November 2016
17 March 2017