Scholarships can cover tuition fees, living allowances paid as stipends, relocation and thesis allowances. Other scholarships may be offered throughout the year, which are funded by Griffith academic areas or external funding bodies. Griffith's mid-year scholarship application round is now open.
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- Check the eligibility criteria and award conditions for each scholarship listing.
- Follow the application process for each listing.
Available scholarships, awards and travel grants
Australian Government Research Training Program Stipend Scholarship
Australian Government merit-based scholarship for new HDR candidates.
Griffith University Postgraduate Research Scholarship
Griffith University merit-based scholarship for new HDR candidates.
Australian Government Research Training Program International Fee Offset Scholarship
Australian Government merit-based tuition scholarship for new international HDR candidates.
Griffith University International Postgraduate Research Scholarship
Griffith University merit-based tuition scholarship for new international HDR candidates.
Griffith University Indigenous Australian Postgraduate Research Scholarship
Available to new Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander HDR candidates.
Indigenous Australian HDR Top Up Scholarship
Available to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander HDR candidates in receipt of an Australian Government RTP or centrally funded Griffith stipend scholarship.
Continuing Student Scholarship Scheme
Griffith University merit-based scholarship supporting confirmed HDR candidates toward thesis submission.
Completion Assistance Postgraduate Research Scholarship
Griffith University scholarship available to HDR candidates at the writing-up stage of candidature.
Publication Assistance Scholarship Scheme
Griffith University scholarship supporting HDR candidates with publishing their research.
China Scholarship Council (CSC) and Griffith University PhD scholarships
Joint-funded scholarships for new CSC HDR candidates covering tuition fees, Overseas Students Health Cover, plus more...
GGRS-IEIS Conference Travel Grant
Griffith Graduate Research School and Griffith International joint-funded grants.
International Experience Incentive Scheme
Griffith International-funded grants for HDR candidates to participate in study exchange programs or longer term semester-based programs.
Current Candidates and Applicants with Current Offers
Information for current candidates and applicants with current candidature offers who wish to apply for a scholarship.
Department of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnership Scholarship
Scholarship opportunity for research documenting Indigenous perspectives and experiences of the ‘Protection Acts’.
International Students in Secondary School Postgraduate Research Scholarship
Griffith University Research Scholarship for research on the impact of gender on international secondary students' experience of online relationships.
Peking University School of Nursing PhD Scholarship
Griffith University Research Scholarship opportunity for a Masters Graduate from the School of Nursing, Peking University.
Other Scholarship Opportunities
Other scholarship opportunities for Higher Degree Research Candidates
Griffith University Palaeontology PhD Scholarship
Scholarship opportunity for a PhD applicant conducting research into the formation of vertebrate-bearing cemented deposits in Sumatran caves.
Centre of Research Excellence in Prostate Cancer Survivorship PhD Scholarship
Scholarship opportunity for a PhD to undertake project into psycho-oncology and men diagnosed with prostate cancer.