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QUT South American Scholarships

Future student scholarship
A scholarship for future PhD research students and must demonstrate clear alignment with QUT's research priorities

Scholarship details

Study levels


Student type

Future students

Study area

All study areas



Application dates

Applications close
31 January 2020

What you'll receive

You'll receive:

  • full research tuition fees scholarship for 3 years with possible extension to 3.5 years
  • stipend valued at a minimum of AUD 30,000 pa for 3 years with possible extension to 3.5 years
  • contribution to removal costs to Australia
  • health insurance.


You must:

  • be a new commencing PhD student
  • be able to commence studies in 2020
  • be a citizen of one of the following countries:
    • Brazil
    • Argentina
    • Chile
    • Colombia
    • Peru
    • Ecuador
    • Paraguay
    • Uruguay.

Preference will be given to applications that demonstrate clear alignment with QUT’s research priorities. As part of your application process, you should discuss your proposed research topic with a potential supervisor to ensure alignment of your research topic with one of our research priorities.

How to apply

When you apply to study a PhD with QUT, as part of your application ensure you mention this scholarship. Also email your expression of interest in this scholarship directly to Sue Watson.

What happens next?

Applications will be assessed through a competitive process after the closing date. You will be advised of the outcome soon after the closing date.

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