Information for Future Research Students

Domestic Students - HDR scholarships

The University of Wollongong offers a wide range of research scholarships and awards to eligible domestic Higher Degree Research (HDR) students. These are stipend scholarships to assist candidates in meeting their living costs while they undertake their research please check individual scholarships for stipend amounts. In addition to UOW HDR scholarship opportunities there are external scholarship opportunities and discipline specific and industry based scholarships available.

What is a domestic student?  
A domestic student is an Australian citizen, New Zealand citizen or Australian Permanent resident.

Closing dates for UOW scholarships: For scholarships commencing Autumn session: 17th October

HDR scholarship opportunities

Faculty/Discipline specific UOW scholarships

  • Australian Institute for Innovative Materials 
  • Business
  • Engineering and Information Sciences
  • Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute (IHMRI)
  • Law, Humanities and the Arts

External scholarship/internship opportunities

ARC Research Hub for Australian Steel Manufacturing

External organisations offering PhD scholarships for UOW students

External Internship Opportunities  

Apply for admission and scholarships


Graduate Research School
Phone (Australia) (02) 4221 5452
Phone (International) +61 2 4221 5452
Facsimile (02) 4221 5697

Last reviewed: 24 July, 2017
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