Griffith University Indigenous Australian Postgraduate Research Scholarship

The scholarship is available to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander research candidates. It provides a living allowance of approximately AUD$38,597 (2021 rate, indexed annually) per annum;— paid as a fortnightly stipend, and a relocation allowance. Sick leave, parental leave and leave of absence provisions also apply.

Scholarship details

Value: $115,791 approx. total

Duration: 2 Years

Application dates

Unknown - check with provider


This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants

Areas of study:

  • Any Area of Study

At Institution:

  • Griffith University

Study level:

  • Postgraduate coursework
  • Postgraduate research

Study Load:

  • Full Time
  • Part Time


  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • SA
  • QLD
  • TAS
  • VIC
  • WA

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible you must:

The scholarship is available to applicants of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, who identify themselves as such, and are accepted by the community with which they are associated with as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander;

Applicants must meet the admission requirements for the program to which they have applied.

How to Apply

New applicants must follow the process for submitting an online application for a higher degree by research program, which also includes a section for scholarship application.

Current research candidates are required to follow a different process for submitting a scholarship application. Details can be found clicking More & apply.

Applicants may only apply a maximum of two times in a five year period for consideration in the scholarship ranking and selection process.