Internal funding opportunities

Charles Sturt University Research Support Schemes

Charles Sturt University makes significant, strategic investments annually to support research and research education. These investments include Faculty Compact Funding, University 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 and Health.

Additional schemes may also be available through Charles Sturt University Research Centres for Centre members.

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


ASHDRWSS Guidelines
RISS - Research Infrastructure Support Scheme, 2021 OpenRISS Guidelines
Travel Support – HDR Students Open

Travel Support – HDR Students, Guidelines

Return To Research Funding Scheme 2021OpenReturn To Research Funding Scheme Guidelines 2021
Tri-Faculty Conference Support Scheme26 November 2021Conference Support Scheme Guidelines 2021
Early Career Researcher (ECR) Grant Scheme12 November 2021ECR Grant Scheme Guidelines 2022