Scholarships

View our range of scholarships for PhD or professional doctorate students. We offer a variety of scholarships for students of exceptional research potential that can cover your tuition fees, provide an annual payment or allow you to study overseas on a placement.

There are also a number of external scholarships available to research students.

Scholarships offered by Swinburne

Scholarships for research students Applications
Indigenous Accommodation Scholarship
For future students
Open
Indigenous Student Laptop Scholarship
For undergraduate, postgraduate and research students
Open
Research Training Program Fees-Offset (Domestic) {formerly Research Training Scheme}
For future research students
Open
Research Training Program Stipend - RTPS
For research students
Open
Swinburne University Postgraduate Research Award
For research students
Open
Tuition Fee Scholarship
For international future research students
Open
Australia-Israel PhD Research Scholarship
For future research students
Closed
Creature Technology Peter Luscombe Prize
For current undergraduate, postgraduate and research students
Closed
Judith Kinnear Student Travel Scholarship
For current postgraduate and research students
Closed
Merna Mattsson Scholarship for Women in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities
For undergraduate, postgraduate and research students
Closed
Research Training Program Fee-Offset (International) {formerly International Postgraduate Research}
For international future research students
Closed
Rotary Club of Camberwell: Community Service Awards
For current students
Closed
Violet Louise Bonner Postgraduate Scholarship for Women
For current postgraduate and research students
Closed

Scholarships offered externally

Scholarships for research students Applications
AMERICAN AUSTRALIAN ASSOCIATION Graduate, Veteran & Arts Scholarships
For current undergraduate, postgraduate and research students
Open
Australia Awards Scholarship
For international future students
Open
Capstone Editing Grants & Scholarships
For current undergraduate, postgraduate and research students
Open
Chilean Bicentennial Fund Scholarships
For international future research students
Open
China - China Scholarship Council
For international future postgraduate and research students
Open
CRC for Low Carbon Living Scholarship
For research students
Open
Doctoral Fellowships - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (Government of Canada)
For international research students
Open
Fulbright Postgraduate, Postdoctoral, Senior or Distinguished Chair Scholarship Opportunities
For postgraduate and research students
Open
Hong Kong - Scholarship of Excellence
For international future undergraduate, postgraduate and research students
Open
Innovative Manufacturing CRC (IMCRC) Scholarship
For current postgraduate and research students
Open
Quad Scholarship
For undergraduate, postgraduate and research students
Open
Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships (RRES)
For future students
Open
TALENTIA Fellowship Program
For international future research students
Open
Vietnam - MOET-VIED Scholarships
For international future undergraduate, postgraduate and research students
Open
Visaenvoy Scholarship Program
Open
Pakistan - The Higher Education Commission (HEC) Scholarship
For international future research students
Closed