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Postgraduate research scholarships
Browse scholarships for international postgraduate students studying in any faculty.
Scholarship Value Eligibility Open date Close date
American-Australian Arts Fund Up to $30,000
  • Have an official letter into a project development program
  • Work in the fields related to arts

1 September 2019
(USA to Australia)

1 February 2020
(Australia to USA)

15 October 2019
(USA to Australia)

17 March 2020
(Australia to USA)

American-Australian Education Fund Up to $40,000
  • Have an offer from an accredited institution
  • Work in the fields of STEMM or journalism

1 September 2019
(USA to Australia)

1 February 2020
(Australia to USA)

15 October 2019
(USA to Australia)

17 March 2020
(Australia to USA)

American-Australian Veterans Fund Up to $40,000
  • Be actively looking for a placement
  • Studying in any field

1 September 2019
(USA to Australia)

1 February 2020
(Australia to USA)

15 October 2019
(USA to Australia)

15 March 2020
(Australia to USA)

Australia Awards Scholarships (AAS) See page details
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Various Various
Becas Chile See page details
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Brazilian Government Scholarship Program ‘Science without Borders’ Doctoral Studies See page details
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Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC Various
  • Postgraduate student
  • Conduct research or a project to address bushfires and natural hazards
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Capital Markets CRC Up to $50,000
  • PhD student studying finance, health, actuarial studies, applied mathematics or computing
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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
China Scholarship Council Postgraduate Research Scholarship Tuition fees
  • Chinese citizen
  • Not residing in Australia
  • Under 35
  • Offer to study a PhD at the University
14 October 2019 15 January 2020
China Scholarship Council Research Programs Visiting Scholarship Various
  • Chinese citizen
  • Under 35 years of age
  • Enrolled in postgraduate research studies in China
30 October 2019 15 January 2020
China Scholarship Council Research Programs Visiting Scholars Various
  • Hold a Doctorate
  • From a leading Chinese research university
N/A N/A
Commonwealth Scholarships Various
  • See page details
Various Various
Cormack-Rowlands Award $1000
  • International House resident
TBA 30 August 2019
Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC) Various
  • Postgraduate student
  • Working on a project related to the corporation or field
Various Various
Council for Australian-Arab Relations (CAAR) Scholarship Program Up to $40,000
  • See page details
1 February 2019 18 March 2019
CSIRO Postgraduate Scholarships See page details
  • Full-time PhD student in Australia
August 2019 See page details
Dairy Australia (DA) formerly Dairy Research and Development Corporation (DRDC) Various
  • Postgraduate student
  • Working on a project related to the dairy industry
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
Fulbright Program Various
  • See page details
Various Various
Graeme de Graaff & Rosalie McCutcheon Scholarship 2 x $750
2 x $500
  • International House resident
  • Academic or professional development
TBA

30 April 2019
(round 1)

21 September 2019
(round 2)

Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) Various
  • Postgraduate student
  • Working on a project related to the corporation or field
Various Various
Ian Hudson Scholarship $2500
  • International House resident
  • Postgraduate student
31 August 2019 15 November 2019
International House Entrance Scholarship Up to $10,000
  • Future International House resident
31 August 2019 15 November 2019
Michael H. Rathgeber Scholarship $12,000
  • International House resident
31 August 2019 15 January 2020
Pork CRC Various
  • Postgraduate student
  • Have an interest in the pork industry
Various Various
Rotary International Scholarships Various
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Various Various
Rural Industries and Development Corporation (RIRDC) Various
  • Postgraduate student
  • Working on a project related to agriculture or rural communities
Various Various
Sydney Uni Sport & Fitness Scholarship From $1000
  • Tertiary student
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Taiwan Scholarship and Huayu Enrichment Scholarship Program See page details
  • Undergraduate or postgraduate student in Taiwan
  • Undertake Huayu courses in Taiwan
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Taiwan – University of Sydney Scholarship $35,000 pa (for up to 4 years)
  • Citizen of the Repulic of China (Taiwan)
  • Applied for a PhD by 14 December 2019
2 December 2019 26 December 2019
Talentia Scholarships for Spanish or European Union Member State Nationals Approx. €45,000
  • Spanish citizen or EU member state citizen
  • Have a connection to Andalusia
  • Undertake selected postgraduate programs
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Thai Government Scholarships See page details
  • Postgraduate student or final-year bachelor student
See page details 31 July 2019
The Northcote Postgraduate Scholarship Various
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April 2019 23 August 2019
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
University of Sydney Exchange Programs Various
  • See page details
Various Various
University of Sydney International Scholarship (USydIS) Various
  • International postgraduate research student
N/A N/A
United States Studies Centre Study Abroad Fund Various
  • Participating in DC Placement Program
15 April 2020 4 June 2020
United States Studies Centre Travel Support Scheme – Honours Various
  • Enrolled in the American Studies Honours program
15 April 2020 4 June 2020
Vice Chancellor's Global Mobility Award Up to $5000
  • See page details
N/A N/A
Vingroup Science and Technology Scholarship Program Various
  • Vietnamese citizen
  • Pursue postgraduate studies in STEM
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