RTP Stipend Scholarships are funded by the Australian Government. They provide funding allocated to students to assist with their living costs while undertaking a research higher degree.
Scholarship Value: $27,082 per annum (2018 rate)
Length of Scholarship: up to 3 years
Number Available: TBA
Opening Date: 31 August 2017
Closing Date: 31 October 2017
In accordance with the Commonwealth Scholarship Guidelines (Research) 2017, to be eligible for a RTP Scholarship a candidate must be a domestic candidate or an overseas candidate enrolled in an accredited RHD course of study at an Australian higher education provider.
To be eligible for an RTP Stipend a candidate must not be receiving income from another source to support the candidate’s general living costs while undertaking their course of study if that income is greater than 75 per cent of the candidate’s RTP Stipend rate. Income unrelated to the candidate’s course of study or income received for the candidate’s course of study but not for the purposes of supporting general living costs is not taken into account.
To be eligible for a RTP Fees Offset a candidate must not be receiving an equivalent award of scholarship from the Commonwealth designed to offset RHD fees.
This is a merit-based Scholarship. Please view the Research Training Program and Research Higher Degree Scholarships Policy and Procedure available at https://cqu-edu.fluidreview.com/ for more information