HDR Scholarships

There are a number of Scholarships available to students who are studying a Higher Degree Research (HDR) 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

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Unless otherwise stated scholarships are available annually and applications can only be accepted during scholarship round dates

Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship

1 April

1 July

30 June

30 September

Destination Australia Program (DAP) Scholarship26 May30 June

DVCR Completion Scholarship

6 January

6 April

6 July

5 October

17 January

17 April

10 July

9 October

Endeavour Scholarship and Fellowship

Refer to Website
Fulbright Scholarships Round Closes 6 July 2020

Joint Research Engagement Cadetship

Refer to Website

Menzies Foundation

Refer to Website

International Student Scholarships

Scholarships Available for International Students

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Unless otherwise stated scholarships are available annually and applications can only be accepted during scholarship round dates
Australia Awards Scholarships Refer to Website
Australian Government Research Training Program Stipend Scholarship18 May 202030 June 2020
Destination Australia Program (DAP) Scholarship26 May 30 June
DVCR Completion Scholarship 6 January

6 April

6 July

5 October
17 January

17 April

10 July

9 October
UNE International Postgraduate Research Award (UNE IPRA)TBCTBC

UNE PIRA Call for Expressions of Interest

1 October 201931 October 2019
Targeted Scholarships

Scholarships Available for Targeted Research

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Unless otherwise stated scholarships are available annually and applications can only be accepted during scholarship round dates
Can We Accurately Survey Biodiversity Using Sound Alone? 8 April 2020
Conservation Agriculture in Farm Dams of the New England Tablelands 30 April 2020
CSIRO ScholarshipsRefer to website
Exploring Predator-Prey Dynamics in the Earliest Animal Fossils 30 June 2020
Food Agility CRC - HDR Scholarship Opportunity Refer to website
Geology PhD Scholarships 25 March 2019 30 June 2020
Importance of Flies as Pollinators of Australian Food Crops and Wild Plants 28 November 2019
Infectious Laryngotracheitis Virus in Chickens - A Model for Mucosal Immunity Markers Open until filled

Influences of early life experience and range resources on meat chicken ranging behaviour and welfare

 26 May 2020

Keith & Dorothy Mackay Honours Scholarship

1 October 2019

15 November 2019

Managing Small Ruminant Parasites With Nutrition, Physiology and Management28 April 202030 May 2020

Modelling Emissions Reduction and Carbon Sequestration Pathways for Climate and Economic Sustainability of Primary Industries

28 February 2019 11 July 2019

Rapid Assessment of Ancient Soil Pollution

Open until filled

Rational Development of Carbohydrate-based Cryoprotectants Open until filled
Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships ProgramRefer to website
State Super Public Sector Academic ScholarshipRefer to website
Uncovering Australia's Historic Fossil Scholarship 30 June 2020
Wagyu Beef Fellowship ScholarshipRefer to website
World Climate Change Challenge Scholarship Program Refer to website

Travelling Scholarships

Scholarships Available for 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

15 June

31 January

31 July

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 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
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander HDR Scholarship  30 June 2020
Honours Scholarships

Scholarships Available for Honours Students

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Closing Dates

Unless otherwise stated scholarships are available annually and applications can only be accepted during scholarship round dates
AINSE Honours Scholarships Refer to website
Destination Australia Program (DAP) 14 February 2020

Keith & Dorothy Mackay - Travelling Scholarship

1 October 2019

15 November 2019

Public Sector ScholarshipRefer to website

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.

Contact the HDR Team