QUT Excellence Top-Up Scholarship

Available for

You have to be applying for a QUT course to apply for this scholarship.

Student type:
  • Future international research students
  • Future domestic research students
Eligibility:
  • Academic performance
Study type:
  • Postgraduate research
Faculty/area:
  • Business
  • Creative Industries
  • Education
  • Health
  • Law
  • Science and Engineering

Application dates

Open date: 1 September 2016

Closing date: 30 September 2016

Eligibility details

You must:

QUT Excellence Top-Up Scholarships are only awarded in conjunction with an Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend (Domestic) or QUT Postgraduate Research Award (QUTPRA). If you already hold one of these scholarships from a previous scholarship round you are not eligible to apply again.

What you receive

You'll receive:

  • a top-up scholarship to the value of $7,000 each year to supplement your Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend (Domestic) or QUT Postgraduate Research Award (QUTPRA).

How to apply

You must:

  • apply for admission to QUT during the annual scholarship round
  • indicate on your application that you wish to be considered for a scholarship.

The annual scholarship round closes in September each year.

What happens next

We'll assess applications and award the top-up scholarship in conjunction with Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend (Domestic) and QUTPRA offers in December.

We'll notify you by email if your application was successful.

Background

QUT Excellence Top-Up Scholarships are awarded to exceptional candidates in conjunction with an Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend (Domestic) or QUT Postgraduate Research Award (QUTPRA).

This top up scholarship has replaced the

  • QUT Vice-Chancellor's (VC) Top-Up Scholarship
  • QUT Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Commercialisation) (DVC) Top-Up Scholarship.

Contacts

Research Scholarships


  • Level 4, 88 Musk Avenue
    Kelvin Grove
  • Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

  • Postal address:
    Research Students Centre
    GPO Box 2434
    Brisbane QLD 4001