Postgraduate Research Scholarships

Scholarships for Higher Degree by Research Candidates are awarded annually on a competitive basis to the top ranking applicants. James Cook University (JCU) offers a range of competitive scholarships for domestic, domestic indigenous and international applicants.

The scholarships provide a stipends or living allowance during your postgraduate research candidature.

Application deadlines for scholarships:

  • 30 September 2017 for International applicants.
  • 14 November 2017 for Domestic applicants.
  • 31 October 2017 for all AIMS@JCU applicants (International and Domestic)

Research scholarships

Prestige Research Scholarships
Apply now for one of the ten scholarships for outstanding Doctorate or Research Masters. Applications close 14 November 2017.

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Research Training Program and James Cook University Postgraduate Research Scholarships
Research Training Program Scholarship (RTPS) and James Cook University Postgraduate Research Scholarship (JCUPRS) applications close 14th November.

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Australian Institute of Marine Science Scholarships
AIMS@JCU scholarships are competitive scholarships are open research applicants for a stipend for 4 years and more. Applications close 31st October.

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Cyclone Testing Station Scholarships
Cyclone Testing Station is seeking a postgraduate research student(s) to be a part of its research team.

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Other Externally Funded Research Scholarships
If you are considering applying for a postgraduate research course at James Cook University another option for funding is externally funded research scholarships.

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How to Apply
If you're interested in applying for any of JCU Post Graduate Research scholarships, find more about what you need to do submit your application on time.

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