Internal funding opportunities

CSU Research Support Schemes

CSU makes significant, strategic investments annually to support research and research education. These investments include Faculty Compact Funding, CSU Research Centres funding, HDR scholarships and fee support, infrastructure investments and a range of internal research support schemes as identified below.

Researchers and HDR students are also reminded to consider funding opportunities that may be offered through their Faculty (see Arts & Education, Business, Justice and Behavioural Sciences; or Science.

Additional schemes may also be available through CSU Research Centres for Centre members.

Title Closing DateDetails
Academic Staff Higher Degree by Research Workload Support Scheme


ASHDRWSS Guidelines
RISS - Research Infrastructure Support Scheme, 2018 ClosedRISS Guidelines
Writing Up Award - HDR Students ClosedWriting up Award, HDR Students Guidelines
Travel Support – HDR Students Open

Travel Support – HDR Students, Guidelines