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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

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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Angela McAvoy Research Scholarship $25,000 (up to 3 years)
  • See page details
11 October 2019 8 November 2019
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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Carole Muller Award $35,000 pa (for up to 3 years) or academic course fees (for up to 12 research periods)
  • Enrolled in a PhD
  • Undertakng research in the field of Balinese culture, art or history
  • hold an honours or master's degree
2 December 2019 26 February 2020
Carole Muller Award (Fieldwork) $3000 to $5000
  • Enrolled in a PhD
  • Undertakng research in the field of Balinese culture, art or history
  • need to undertake travel as part of their research
2 December 2019 26 February 2020
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
NSW Aboriginal Housing Office Accommodation Grant Up to $10,000
  • Aboriginal or Torres Strait Island student
  • Full-time postgraduate student
  • Living independently
  • In housing stress
18 October 2019 29 November 2019
Rhodes Scholarship See page details
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1 July 2019 13 September 2019
State Super Academic Scholarship See page details
  • Australian citizen or Australian Permanent Resident
  • Research must be conducted in Australia
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State Super Scholarship $16,000 to $36,000
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • Accepted for admission at the University of Sydney for 2020
  • Undertaking research within Australia
9 October 2019 31 January 2020
Sydney Quantum Academy Postgraduate Scholarship Various
  • Full time PhD student at a partner university of the SQA
  • Interested in a field related to quantum science and technology
6 November 2019 15 December 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 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
United States Study Centre Study Abroad Fund See page for details
  • Participating in DC Placement Program
14 April 2020 4 June 2020
United States Studies Centre Travel Support Scheme – Masters $2500
  • Master of US Studies student enrolled in a capstone unit
January 2020 February 2020
Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship See page details
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18 June 2019 4 September 2019