Swinburne University Postgraduate Research Award

Applications open 26 August 2024   Local and international students   Future and current students

SUPRAs are awarded to students of exceptional research potential undertaking doctoral studies. The awards are provided to assist with general living costs. Tuition fees are also covered by the award.

SUPRA scholarships are available to both future and current students enrolled in or applying for a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) or Professional Doctorate course at Swinburne.

Courses eligible

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Professional Doctorate

Eligibility / selection criteria

Please refer to the Swinburne Research Stipend Scholarship webpage.


  • Annual stipend $33,500 (indexed) (2024 rate) for three years (with possible 6 month extension).
  • Tuition fee scholarship for up to four years.
  • Paid leave of absence, thesis allowance, relocation allowance.

How to apply


Graduate Research Office