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Scholarship details

Study levels

Research

Student type

Future students

Study area

All study areas

Eligibility criteria

Academic performance

Citizenship

International and Australian or New Zealand

Application dates

Applications open
1 September 2016
Applications close
30 September 2016

What you'll 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).

Eligibility

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.

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.

Conditions

Read the QUT Excellence Top Up Scholarship rules (PDF file, 44.18 KB).

About the scholarship

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.

Contact us

Research Scholarships

Phone

Science and Engineering Faculty: + 61 7 3138 2932
All other faculties: +61 7 3138 4923
Fax
+61 7 3138 1304
Email
research.scholarships@qut.edu.au
Postal address
Research Students Centre
GPO Box 2434
Brisbane QLD 4001

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