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Postgraduate research scholarships
From bioengineering to complex systems, we have a wide range of options for domestic engineering students.

To find a scholarship that works for you, expand the relevant school and click on the scholarship title links. Alternatively, you can browse the full list of postgraduate scholarships for Faculty of Engineering students in the table below.

This page includes scholarships for both prospective and current domestic students. 

Scholarship Value Eligibility Open date Close date
CSIRO Postgraduate Scholarship See page details
  • See page details
14 August 2019 31 October 2019
CUAVA Scholarship

Various

  • PhD student in the Faculty of Science or Engineering
  • Hold first or second class upper honours or a master's in a related field
  • Applied for the RTP Scholarship
16 November 2018 When filled
Dr Jennifer Foong Scholarship for Biomedical Research RTP stipend (up to three years)
  • PhD student
  • Undertake biomedical research
28 November 2018 20 February 2019
Engineering and Information Technologies Research Scholarship RTP stipend rate (up to three years)
  • Unconditional offer of admission for full-time studies in a PhD or Master's by Research
  • Apply and meet requirements for RTP Stipend Scholarships
Ongoing Ongoing
Research Stipend and Supplementary Scholarship in Digital Agriculture

Various

  • Domestic PhD student
  • Offer to study in the Faculty of Science or Engineering
October 2019 November 2019
Richard Claude Mankin Scholarship – Water Conservation Minimum RTP stipend rate (for up to three years)
  • Master's by research or PhD student in the Faculty of Science or Engineering
  • Undertaking research in the area of chemistry
N/A N/A
The AusIMM Education Endowment Fund Scholarships See page details
  • See page details
See page details 15 September 2019
The University of Sydney Nano Institute Student Ambassador Scholarship $5000
  • PhD student studying nanoscale science and technology
  • Holder of a primary stipend scholarship
  • Participant of Sydney Nano
  • Valid working with children check
May 2020 May 2020
ARC Training Centre in Innovative Bioengineering Scholarship $31,828 (for up to three years)
  • Unconditional offer for full-time PhD studies in the eligible Schools
  • Conduct research in one of the eight available projects
  • Hold an honours degree or master's degree in an engineering or related field
Ongoing Ongoing
Peter Nicol Russell Postgraduate Scholarship $5000 (for up to three years)
  • Master's by research or PhD student in mechanical and mechatronic engineering 
  • Applied for or hold RTP Stipend Scholarship
Ongoing Ongoing
Scholarship in Novel Graft Fixation for Ligament Reconstruction $10,000 per year
  • Unconditional offer for full-time PhD studies 
  • Conduct research in the field of ligament reconstruction
  • Honours Class I Degree in Mechanical/Biomedical Engineering (or equivalent) or master's degree in an engineering field
Ongoing Ongoing

Centre for Excellence in Advanced Food Enginomics Scholarship

Minimum RTP stipend rate or up to $10,000 (for up to three years)
  • Unconditional offer for full-time PhD studies in the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
  • Conduct research into sensor for smart food packaging
  • Hold degree in related discipline as per project's requirement
14 October 2019 14 November 2019

LR and BA Browne Scholarships in Civil Engineering

Minimum RTP stipend rate (for up to three years)
  • Full-time PhD student, or master's by research student intending to transfer to a PhD
  • Researching in the School of Civil Engineering
  • Reside in NSW
  • RTP applicant
Ongoing Ongoing
Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Service-Based Internet of Things $30,000 (for up to three years)
  • Unconditional offer to study a PhD in the School of Computer Science
  • Research into Internet of Things, machine/deep learning and service computing
  • Hold honours or master's in a relevant field
  • Background in programming and algorithms
  • Applied for RTP Stipend Scholarship
11 October 2019 28 October 2019
Norman I Price Scholarship in Electrical Engineering $6000
  • Postgraduate research student in the School of Electrical and Information Engineering
  • Passed your probation period
  • Published one peer reviewed research article
October 2019 November 2019

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