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Clare Burton Scholarship

Future and current student scholarship
This scholarship is for postgraduate coursework or research students focusing their study on gender equity.

Scholarship details

Study levels

Postgraduate and Research

Student type

Future students and Current students

Study area

All study areas


Australian or New Zealand

What you'll receive

You'll receive:

  • a scholarship of $10,000 available for 12-18 months
  • indiviudal support ad mentoring for your research and future career.


You must be:

  • studying or applying to study in the next calendar year
  • an Austraian resident
  • studying to make a significant contribution to the field of gender equity.

This scholarship is available for full-time and part-time students.

How to apply

For more information on eligibility and instructions on how to apply for this scholarship, see the scholarship details on the Australian Technology Network website.

About the scholarship

The Clare Burton Memorial Scholarship commemorates Dr Clare Burton, a leading researcher, public sector administrator, academic, consultant and writer on employment equity. It provides funds to support postgraduate research into gender equity.

This scholarship was established by the five universities of the Australian Technology Network of Universities (ATN): Curtin University of Technology, Queensland University of Technology, RMIT University, University of South Australia and University of Technology, Sydney.

The Clare Burton Memorial Scholarship is open to students enrolled or intending to enrol in an ATN University, in either a postgraduate coursework or research degree program where the major piece of work focuses on gender equity.

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