Scholarships

We offer prestigious scholarships for both domestic and international research candidates. In most cases, these scholarships are available to Australian or New Zealand citizens or Australian permanent residents.

Applying for admission to a Higher Degree by Research

Applying for a higher degree by research scholarship is a separate process to applying for admission to your course.

Scholarship Application Guide

Understand more about the process of assessment and allocation of awards.

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Trophic Ecology of Freshwater Fishes

Applicants are sought to undertake a PhD in research of trophic ecology of freshwater fishes

Mitigating Fish Losses into Irrigation Systems

Applicants are sought to undertake a PhD supported by NSW Department of Primary Industries and Charles Sturt University

Innovative Wine Production

Applicants are sought to undertake a PhD supported by a CSU-based Australian Government Research Training Program Full-Time Scholarship (AGRTP) as part of the ARC Training Centre for Innovative Wine Production.

Dung Beetle Research

The Centre is seeking high-quality candidates for two PhD scholarships to undertake research as part of a large, federally-funded project entitled “Dung beetle ecosystem engineers”.

Australian Government Research Training Program scholarships

The main scholarship round for candidates commencing in 2019 are now open.

CSU is offering a portfolio of Australian Government funded Research Training Program (AGRTP) Scholarships for both Domestic and International research candidates.

Australian or New Zealand citizens or Australian permanent residents are encouraged to apply for the classes of Australian Government Research Training Program scholarships.  International applicants who will be studying full-time on a CSU campus are encouraged to apply for the class - Australian Government Research Training Program Full-Time Scholarship - International.

Full-time scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to postgraduate researchers with exceptional promise on the basis of academic merit and research potential.

Part-time scholarship

This scholarship is available to students who are enrolled part-time in a Higher Degree by Research program.

Indigenous scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to Indigenous Australian postgraduate researchers with exceptional promise on the basis of academic merit and research potential.

Graham Centre scholarship

The Graham Centre for Agricultural Innovation conducts research to create knowledge and capacity to deliver farming systems for the future.

Institute for Land, Water and Society scholarship

The Institute for Land, Water and Society works in partnership with government and others to conduct biophysical, social and economic research.

National Wine and Grape Industry Centre scholarship

The Centre conducts world-class research in plant pathology, vine physiology, fruit development, fruit and wine composition, sensory characteristics of wine and consumer preference.

Public and Contextual Theology scholarship

The Public and Contextual Theology Research Centre is conducts collaborative research by scholars of many religious. They are committed to becoming the lead centre in the Asia-Pacific region for research into theology and public issues.

International scholarship

International applicants who will be studying full-time on a CSU campus can apply for this scholarship.