Higher Degree by Research Application Portal

TitleAustralian Government International Research Training Program (RTP) Fee Offset Scholarship
Description

Applications are invited from suitably qualified international applicants for Australian Government International Research Training Program Fee Offset Scholarship to undertake the degree of Master by Research or Doctorate by Research. 

Successful applicants can expect to become members of a research team working under the direction of senior researchers and in an area which has attracted resources.

These scholarships are funded by The University of Western Australia and cover international tuition fees for up to four years, as well as Overseas Student Health Cover for the awardee and dependents. 

Successful applicants may also be awarded a living allowance stipend scholarship, valued at AUD$35,000 per annum.

Opportunity statusOpening soon
Open date01 Jul 2024
Close date30 Aug 2024
Research areaResearch areas (all)
Eligibility

To apply for this scholarship an applicant must—

  • have a history of outstanding academic achievement.
  • meet the requirements for entry to the nominated course.
  • be a citizen of an overseas country, excluding New Zealand.
  • meet the University’s English language competency requirements.
  • not already in receipt of an equivalent award or scholarship from the Australian Government designed to offset HDR fees.
  • intend to enrol as a full-time student at one of the University's campuses.
  • meet eligibility criteria listed in the scholarship conditions.
Citizenship statusInternational
Enrolment statusFuture student
Current student
How to apply

Part 1: apply for a place in the course of your choice, via this platform.

Part 2: apply for a scholarship via the scholarship application platform.

Contact

Graduate Research School via askUWA.

Scholarship details
Scholarship typeTuition fee scholarship
Availability

This scholarship is available in the:

  • 2025 International Scholarship Round (closing date 30 August 2024).
Course typeCombined
Doctorates
Masters
Australian Government International Research Training Program (RTP) Fee Offset Scholarship