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 

A S Nivison Memorial Scholarship

15 March

30 April

Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship2 February 201816 March 2018
Australian Families of the Military Foundation Award14 August 20171 December 2017
Cotton Soil Systems Research – physical, chemical and biological processes for plant growth and nutrient cycling down the soil profile Open Until Filled
CSIRO Scholarships Refer to website
Development of biomimetic materials by the 1D self-assembly of glycopeptide functionalized perylende bisimide dyes Open Until Filed

DVCR Completion Scholarship

8 January

9 April

9 July

8 October

12 January

13 April

13 July

12 October

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
Indigenous Higher Degree Research Scholarships  
J H Bishop Postgraduate Scholarship in Classics
& Ancient History
Refer to School website
Joint Research Engagement Cadetship 1 March  30 April 
Maiben Davies Postgraduate Scholarship
in Classics
Refer to School website
Menzies Foundation Scholarships Refer to website
Muscular Dystrophy NSW PhD Scholarship  Refer to website

Optimising rumen modifier use for cattle growth and efficiency in Australian Feedlots

20 November 201711 December 2017
Pork CRC Awards Refer to website 
Rapid assessment of ancient soil pollutionOpen until filled
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 ScholarshipsRefer to Website
Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships Refer to website
DVCR Completion Scholarship 8 January

9 April

9 July

8 October
12 January

13 April

13 July

12 October

Optimising rumen modifier use for cattle growth and efficiency in Australian Feedlots

20 November 201711 December 2017
UNE International Postgraduate Research Award (UNE IPRA)2 February 201816 March 2018
UNE DVCR 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 2017

15 June 2018

31 January 2018

31 July 2018

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.