Scholarship news

Scholarship news

See current notices of our main round and project-specific scholarships, links to other opportunities open to Higher Degree Research students, and more.

Please note, Universities were recently advised that Guidelines for 2017 Commonwealth Scholarships (Research) changed as at 30 September 2016.

The University is undergoing a review of the currently published Conditions of Award for all 2017 Scholarships in view of these changes. Conditions of Award will be updated as soon as possible.

ALL current scholarship rounds will continue to be assessed in line with the advertised criteria and timelines.

Current scholarships:

Other HDR scholarship links:

Research Professional: Research Professional is a gateway to worldwide funding opportunities and policy information. Research Professional is used by many external organisations to list scholarship and grant opportunities open to higher degree research students in a wide range of fields. Macquarie users can browse Research Professional for free from anywhere on MQ campus:

Hobsons Course Finder Scholarships: Hobsons Course Finder lists some research scholarship opportunities open to higher degree research students at Macquarie University, including travelling scholarships in specific fields. Search 'Macquarie University' under scholarship provider and check listings carefully for level of study information:


The Scholarships Team
Higher Degree Research Office(HDRO)
Level 3, C5C East, Research Hub
Macquarie University
NSW 2109 Australia
Phone: + 61 2 9850 9782 and + 61 2 9850 1893
Fax: +61 2 9850 6198
Hours: Mon to Fri 9am to 5pm

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