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 July

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

PhD.I Bursary Scholarship1 June 202031 December 2020
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
Australian Government Research Training Program Stipend Scholarship1 July 202030 September 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)1 July 202030 September 2020

UNE PIRA Call for Expressions of Interest

1 July 202030 September 2020
Project Specific HDR 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
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander social and emotional wellbeing related to bushfires30 July 202020 August 2020
Can We Accurately Survey Biodiversity Using Sound Alone? Open Until Filled
Conservation Agriculture in Farm Dams of the New England Tablelands Open until filled
Ecology and restoration of ephemeral wetlands1 June 2020Open until filled
Exploring Predator-Prey Dynamics in the Earliest Animal Fossils Open until filled
Geology PhD Scholarships 25 March 2019 30 June 2020
Importance of Flies as Pollinators of Australian Food Crops and Wild Plants Open until filled
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

 Open until filled
Investigating aspects of smallholder goat production systems in Lao PDR to improve productivity and secure profitability15 September 2020Open until filled
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 Open until filled

Rapid Assessment of Ancient Soil Pollution

Open until filled

Rational Development of Carbohydrate-based Cryoprotectants Open until filled

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 December 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 - Honours Scholarship

1 October 2019

15 November 2019

Industry and Externally Funded Scholarships

Many Australian universities, charitable organisations, companies and research institutes offer grants and scholarships. For information on these schemes, please consult the Good Universities Guide.

Alternatively, you can view a list of other scholarship opportunities.

Contact the HDR Team