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General scholarships

Postgraduate research scholarships
Browse scholarships for domestic postgraduate research students studying in any faculty.
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AE and FAQ Stephens Scholarship

Various
  • The highest ranked RTP Stipend Scholarship or UPA applicant not awarded a Vice-Chancellor's Research Scholarship (VCRS)

N/A

N/A

Alumni Scholarship $5000
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident or a New Zealand citizen
  • Master's by research or PhD student
  • RTP Stipend Scholarship or UPA applicant
  • Outstanding academic achievement
N/A N/A
American Australian Association Australia to US Fellowships See page details
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • Pursue postgraduate studies in the US
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Australian Federation of Graduate Women (AFGW) Scholarships Various
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Cambridge Australia Scholarships Various
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • Apply for postgraduate studies and scholarship to the University of Cambridge
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Cicada Innovations Postgraduate Research Placement Scholarship $16,666 (for five months)
  • Domestic or international PhD student
  • Completed one year of your PhD
  • Selected for the Cicada Innovations Placement
1 August 2019 2 August 2019
Cormack-Rowlands Award $1000
  • International House resident
  • Undertake selected project
TBA 30 August 2019
CSIRO Postgraduate Scholarships See page details
  • PhD student at an Australian university
  • High achiever
August 2019 See page details
DAAD Scholarships and Funding Programs for Australia Various
  • Australian citizen, permanent resident or long-term resident
  • University graduate, academic, teacher, scientist, or group completing study visits
Various Various
DBH Scholarship Various
  • Master's by research or PhD student
  • Australian permanent resident, citizen of a Commonwealth country or Germany
1 January 2020 15 February 2020
Expanded Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarship Scheme Up to $18,000
  • Domestic student from a regional or remote area
See page details 12 July 2019
Graeme de Graaff and Rosalie McCutcheon Scholarship 2 x $750
2 x $500
  • International House resident
  • Academic or professional development
TBA 21 September 2019
Graeme de Graaff Scholarship
$12,000
  • Australian resident at International House
31 August 2019 15 November 2019
Grants-in-aid (GIA) $500 - $2500
  • Higher degree by research student
4 May 2020 29 May 2020
Rhodes Scholarship See page details
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1 July 2019 13 September 2019
Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness Scholarship From $1000
  • Tertiary student
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The Frank Knox Memorial Fellowships Tuition, insurance fees + stipend
  • Australian citizen
  • Graduating from the University of Sydney in 2019–20
19 August 2019 10 January 2020
The University of Sydney United Kingdom Alumni Association (USUKAA) Book Award 2019 (pdf, 80KB) £200
  • University of Sydney graduate
  • Studying or planning to study at a higher education institution in the UK
N/A 25 October 2019
University of Sydney Merit Awards $5000
  • RTP Stipend Scholarship or UPA applicants
N/A N/A
University of Sydney and Sydney Uni Sports and Fitness (SUSF) Elite Athlete Program See page details
  • Tertiary student
  • Represent the University of Sydney in your sport
2 September 2019 20 December 2019
Vice-Chancellor's Research Scholarships (VCRS) $35,000
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident, or a New Zealand citizen
  • PhD students
  • Awarded a RTP Stipend or UPA
N/A N/A
Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship See page details
  • See page details
18 June 2019 4 September 2019