Academic Staff Higher Degree by Research Workload Support Scheme (ASHDRWSS)

This scheme is currently closed. The 2022 round will open later in the year.

The Academic Staff Higher Degree by Research Workload Support Scheme assists selected Charles Sturt University Academic staff members to obtain a Research Masters, PhD or Research Professional Doctorate in areas of strategic importance to the institution.

Scheme benefits

If you are a Charles Sturt University staff member and you are admitted to the scheme, you are eligible to receive formal workload allocation during candidature. If you undertaken your Higher Degree by Research (HDR) program through Charles Sturt University you can also receive:

  • tuition fee support
  • HDR Student Resource funding
  • supervision funds to your Faculty

For full information on this scheme please consult the scheme guidelines.

Closing date

Completed applications, which have been endorsed by the Faculty Executive Dean and Head of School, must be forwarded to The 2022 closing date will be advised later in the year.

* Applications submitted without Executive Dean and Head of School endorsement will be considered ineligible.

Application Form

You will need this application form to apply for the scheme.

For further information about applying for the scheme, please contact your:

  • Head of School
  • Associate Dean (Research)

If you have questions about the scheme guidelines or application form please contact