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 PhilologyRefer 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 HealthRefer to website
A S Nivison Memorial Scholarship

15 March 

30 April

Australian Postgraduate Awards (APA)

29 July 

30 September

Australian Indigenous Higher Degree Research Scholarships29 JulyOpen Until Filled

Bushfire and Natural Hazards Cooperative Research Centre (BNHCRC) PhD Project

 23 July 2016
Cotton Soil Systems Research – physical, chemical and biological processes for plant growth and nutrient cycling down the soil profile 31 July 2016
FJH Letters Scholarship for Classics HonoursRefer to School website
Fulbright Scholarships1 May1 August
Improved High-Resolution Carbon Accounting in Diverse Landscapes – Landscape Scale Carbon Inventory 31 July 2016
J H Bishop Postgraduate Scholarship in Classics
& Ancient History

15 August

30 September

Joint Research Engagement Cadetship1 March 30 April 
Maiben Davies Postgraduate Scholarship
in Classics
Refer to School website
Menzies Foundation ScholarshipsRefer to website
Muscular Dystrophy NSW PhD Scholarship Refer to website
Pork CRC Awards Refer to website 
Poultry CRC Scholarships Refer to website

PVCR Completion Scholarship

11 January       

11 April 

11 July 

10 October 

15 January 

15 April

15 July 

14 October
Rural Development and Change PhD Scholarship 29 July 2016
UNE Mary Dolan Memorial Travelling ScholarshipRefer 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)
Endeavour Scholarships and FellowshipsRefer to website
PVCR Completion Scholarship 11 January

11 April

11 July

10 October
15 January

15 April

15 July

14 October
UNE International Postgraduate Research Award (IPRA)29 July 201630 September 2016
UNE PVCR Indonesian Postgraduate Agricultural Research Award (UNE PIPARA)11 July 20162 September 2016
World Climate Change Challenge Scholarship ProgramRefer 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 ScholarshipsRefer 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.

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