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Funding opportunities for new doctoral students from Australia

Find out about the funding resources available to help you fund your postgraduate research as a student from Australia.

Australian Bicentennial Scholarships & Fellowships

Australian Bicentennial Scholarships & Fellowships are available to support your doctoral study.


You can apply for these awards if you are UK postgraduate student or academic staff wanting to undertake a period of study or research in Australia, or you are an Australian graduate who wants to study in the UK.

Scholarship value: up to £4,000
Scholarships available: variable


Eligibility criteria

Find out if you are eligible for this funding.


You need to be:

  • an Australian or UK citizen
  • a postgraduate student or member of academic staff

Application deadlines

Find out when you should submit your application.


Scheme opens: To be announced
Scheme closes: To be announced

Find out more about the Australian Bicentennial Scholarships & Fellowships

Read the application guide

Contact us

If you have any questions about doctoral funding, get in touch.