The Indigenous Australian Higher Degree Research (HDR) Top Up Scholarship provides supplementary financial support to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander research candidates of up to $10,000 per annum.

The scholarship is available to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander candidates who have been awarded, or are in receipt of, an Australian Government Research Training Program Stipend Scholarship, Griffith University Postgraduate Research Scholarship, Griffith University Indigenous Australian Postgraduate Research Scholarship or other Griffith University centrally funded scholarship.

The scholarship may be awarded for up to three years, with the possibility of a further six month extension, in conjunction with payment of the awardees' primary stipend scholarship. See conditions of award for further information.

Applicants who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, who are applying for the Australian Government Research Training Program Stipend Scholarship, Griffith University Postgraduate Research Scholarship or Griffith University Indigenous Australian Postgraduate Research Scholarship will also be considered for award of the Indigenous Australian Higher Degree Research (HDR) Top Up Scholarship.

Current Griffith University candidates should submit a Current Indigenous Australian Top Up Scholarship Application Form to hdr-scholarship@griffith.edu.au

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