International Students - HDR Scholarships
The University of Wollongong offers a range of research scholarships and awards to eligible international higher degree research students. The UOW HDR scholarships are in the form of allowances to assist candidates in meeting their living costs while they undertake their research. They can include: annual stipends, living allowances and tuition fee costs. In addition, there are external scholarship opportunities as well as specific and industry based scholarships available.
Who is an international student?
In the Australian higher education sector, an ‘international student’ is a person who:
- Is not an Australian citizen and
- Is enrolled or will enrol, in a course of study with a higher education provider
An international student is not:
- A person entitled to stay in or enter and stay in Australia, without any limitation as to time
- A New Zealand citizen
- A diplomatic or consular representative of New Zealand, a member of the staff of such a representative or the spouse or dependent relative of such a representative.
Closing Dates for UOW Scholarships:
For Scholarships Commencing Autumn Session: 17th October
University Higher Degree Research (HDR) Scholarships Opportunities
UOW Joint Scholarship Programs
- China Scholarship Council-UOW (Joint Postgraduate Scholarship Program)
- Joint UOW - HEC Pakistan Scholarships
- MOET-VIED (Joint Scholarships Program for Vietnamese Doctoral Students)
- UOW-Hong Duc University (Joint Scholarship Program for Vietnamese Doctoral Students)
Faculty Higher Degree Research (HDR) Scholarships
- Australian Institute for Innovative Materials
- PhD Scholarship Opportunity - Smart Sodium Storage Solution (AIIM) Ongoing
- Engineering and Information Sciences
- PhD Scholarship Opportunity - School of Computer Science and Information Technology Ongoing
- Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute (IHMRI)
- PhD Scholarships for 'Ion channel modulators of pain pathways'
- PhD Scholarship for 'Nicotinic receptor structure and function probed with conotoxins'
- Law, Humanities and the Arts
- Top Up PhD Scholarship in Criminal Law Closes 17/10/2016
- Philosophy Scholarship: Philosophy of Mind and Cognition Closes 17/10/2016
- Science, Medicine and Health
- Social Sciences
- Early Start PhD Scholarships Closes 15/07/2016
- Three Scholarships in Type 2 Diabetes Research Closes 31/07/2016
- PhD Scholarship in Sharing Cities (Urban Geography) Closes 05/08/2016
External Scholarship/Internship Opportunities
Apply for Admission and Scholarships
HDR Scholarship Enquiries
Graduate Research School
Phone (Australia) (02) 4221 5452
Phone (International) +61 2 4221 5452
Facsimile (02) 4221 5697