HDR Scholarships

There are a number of Scholarships available to students who are studying a Higher Degree Research (HDR) or Honours Course at the University of New England.

All Scholarship Applicants must currently be enrolled in a Higher Degree Research course, or have had submitted a Candidature Application for a HDR Course, unless otherwise stated.

Domestic Student Scholarships

Scholarships Available for Domestic Students

Opening Dates

Closing Dates

Unless otherwise stated scholarships are available annually and applications can only be accepted during Scholarship Round Dates
Alan Treloar Postgraduate Scholarship in Greek and Latin Philology Refer to School website
Apted Honours and Postgraduate Scholarship for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Students

Currently under review.
Dates TBA.
For further
information, contact
Research Services 

Arthritis and Osteoporosis Victoria PhD Scholarship in Musculoskeletal Health Refer to website
A S Nivison Memorial Scholarship

15 March

30 April

Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship14 August 201729 September 2017
Australian Families of the Military Foundation Award14 August 29 September
Indigenous Higher Degree Research Scholarships  
Cotton Soil Systems Research – physical, chemical and biological processes for plant growth and nutrient cycling down the soil profile Open Until Filled
Development of biomimetic materials by the 1D self-assembly of glycopeptide functionalized perylende bisimide dyes Open Until Filed

The Ecology and Behaviour of the Endangered Bell's Turtle (Myuchelys bellii)

 29 September 2017
FJH Letters Scholarship for Classics Honours Refer to School website
Fulbright Scholarships 1 May 1 August
Improved High-Resolution Carbon Accounting in Diverse Landscapes – Landscape Scale Carbon Inventory  Open until filled
J H Bishop Postgraduate Scholarship in Classics
& Ancient History

15 August

30 September

Joint Research Engagement Cadetship 1 March  30 April 
Maiben Davies Postgraduate Scholarship
in Classics
Refer to School website
Menzies Foundation Scholarships Refer to website
MOVE Muscle, Bone and Joint Health PhD ScholarshipRefer to Website - Opens 3 July 2017
Muscular Dystrophy NSW PhD Scholarship  Refer to website
Nonlinear partial differential equations and free boundary problems  31 September 2017
Pork CRC Awards Refer to website 

PVCR Completion Scholarship

9 January

10 April

10 July

9 October

13 January

14 April

14 July

13 October

Tony Noon Memorial Scholarship  25 August 2017
UNE Mary Dolan Memorial Travelling Scholarship Refer to School website

The World Climate Change Challenge Scholarship Program

Refer to website

International Student Scholarships

Scholarships Available for International Students

Opening
Dates

Closing
Dates

(Unless otherwise stated scholarships are available annually and applications can only be accepted during Scholarship Round Dates)
Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) International Stipend Scholarship 14 August 201729 September 2017
Australia Awards Scholarships 30 April 2017
Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships Refer to website
PVCR Completion Scholarship 9 January

10 April

10 July

9 October
13 January

14 April

14 July

13 October
UNE International Postgraduate Research Award (UNE IPRA)1 May 201716 June 2017
UNE PVCR International Postgraduate Agricultural Research Award (UNE PIPARA)27 April 201714 June 2017
World Climate Change Challenge Scholarship Program Refer to website
Honours Year Scholarships

Scholarships for Honours Students

Opening Dates

Closing Dates

(Unless otherwise stated scholarships are available annually and applications can only be accepted during Scholarship Round Dates)
AINSE 2016 Honours Scholarships Refer to website
Apted Honours and Postgraduate Research Scholarship for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Students Currently under review. Dates TBA. For further information, contact Research Services

Keith & Dorothy Mackay Honours Scholarship


1 October


15 November

Pork CRC Honours Awards

Refer to website

Travelling Scholarships

Scholarships for Overseas Travel

Opening Dates

Closing Dates

(Unless otherwise stated scholarships are available annually and applications can only be accepted during Scholarship Round Dates)

Keith & Dorothy Mackay Postgraduate Travelling Scholarship

15 December 2016

15 June 2017

31 January 2017

31 July 2017

Many Australian universities, charitable organisations, companies and research institutes offer grants and scholarships. For information on these schemes, please consult the Hobsons Scholarship Search Database. Alternatively, you can view a list of other scholarship opportunities here.

For more information regarding HDR Scholarships, please visit the Contact Us page.