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Major Round - Domestic Applicants - Research Scholarships

Applying during the Major Round is the most effective way to maximise the chances of obtaining a scholarship. All applicants will be considered for every scholarship made available in the round for which they are eligible.


Admission and Scholarship OR Scholarship Only Applications

Open: 1 September - 31 October

  • Highest number of available scholarship opportunities.
  • Applicants must commence by 31 March of the following year to be eligible for scholarship.
  • The online application form is made available during the specified period only
  • Outcomes expected by mid December

Available Opportunities

Several of the Postgraduate Research Scholarships available in the Major Round are classified as Multidisciplinary, however there are some opportunities specific to the Professions and Sciences.

Note also that some opportunities are classified Supplementary. Such scholarships are intended to provide a top up and extra support for current scholarship holders.

Submitting Your Application

All applications for the Major Round for Domestic Applicants must be submitted through the University's online Scholarship Application System.

Note however that both Scholarship Only and combined Admission and Scholarship Applications are accepted during the Major Round.

The recommended process for each type of application is different, so please ensure to click through the appropriate option below.

Admission and Scholarship

Scholarship Only

Note. There are other Postgraduate Research Scholarships opportunities for Domestic Applicants available, however these may, and largely do require a separate and specific application. Visit the entire listing to find out more.


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