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HDR Scholarships

Many of the Macquarie University scholarships are project specific and interested candidates should contact the prinicipal supervisor/researcher named in the ad for each project, in the first instance, to ensure that your background, skills and interests meet the project's needs.

Information about general scholarship eligibility requirements, including information about the Higher Degree Research Committee approved scholarship rating guidelines, is available on the Scholarship Requirements webpage.

HDR Scholarships Opportunities

Links to different HDR scholarship opportunities

How to apply

Information on how to apply and eligibility

HDR Scholarships Conditions

MQRES conditions of award, links to APA Conditions + MQRES Scheme information for MQ staff

HDR Scholarship Newsletter

Copies of MQ HDR Scholarship Newsletters   


The combined HDR Candidature and Scholarship Application Form is available at the Forms webpage, and are also available from the Higher Degree Research Office. There is no need to submit a separate application for scholarship and candidature. Current Macquarie University HDR candidates wishing to apply for scholarship only can use this same form. Applicants for a Macquarie University scholarship MUST also submit 2 Academic Referee Reports also available at the Forms webpage.

For information about the application process refer to the advice on the Applications webpage. For additional assistance or advice contact the Higher Degree Research Office, The Research Hub, Level 3 C5C East, email: or


Contact us

HDR Scholarship Team
Higher Degree Research Office
 T: + 61 2 9850 1893

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