HDR Scholarships

JCU Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Scholarships for HDR candidates (Master of Philosophy, Doctor of Philosophy) are awarded annually on a competitive basis to the most outstanding applicants.

The base rate for JCU's HDR Scholarships is currently $33,500 pa which is the highest of any Queensland university.

JCU offers a range of HDR scholarships for domestic and international applicants.  Each of these scholarships is available to help support domestic and international candidates with living costs while dedicating themselves to a research degree at JCU.

Scholarships for Currently Enrolled Candidates

If you are already enrolled in your Higher Degree by Research course and you wish to apply for a scholarship, please go to MyStudent. Enquiries should be forwarded to grs@jcu.edu.au.