Writing Up Award - HDR Students

Charles Sturt University encourages HDR candidates to publish their research. This award provides support for the preparation of research articles or books based on the thesis submitted. This award is not available to Charles Sturt University staff members.

Value of Award

Awardees will receive $10,000 as a tax exempt scholarship Award.


We assess applications based on the applicant's:

  1. academic and professional track record
  2. contribution to School, Faculty and Research Centre during the course of their HDR studies
  3. quality of research outputs produced during the HDR
  4. quality of research outputs proposed during the tenure of the writing-up award

Faculty committees lead by the relevant Sub-Dean, Graduate Studies will assess and rank applications. The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research, Development and Industry) receives these rankings, and determines the award recipients.


See the guidelines for the Writing Up Award.

Apply now

Complete your application for the Writing Up Award.

Closing date

Applications for the scheme are closed.

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