Scholarship details

Funding Body:

University of Sydney


Faculty of Science Postgraduate Research Excellence Awards

Research Areas:

Sciences & Engineering


Postgraduate Research


The Faculty of Science offers a number of Postgraduate Research Excellence Awards. These are full-time scholarships for exceptional international students from world leading research institutions wishing to undertake a research doctorate degree in the Faculty. These Scholarships are awarded to international students with a degree equivalent to an Australian Bachelor’s Degree with Honours in Science (or a relevant discipline) which includes an independent research project and who ranked in the top 10% of the cohort.

For more information, please speak to your potential research supervisor (visit to find a supervisor).

Funding is valued at the APA rate ($25,392 in 2014), which is paid as a living allowance. The scholarship also includes covering the fees payable by international students.


The scholarship closes on the first day of the month, each month.


Closing date:

01 January 2015