Macquarie provides a wide range of generous Higher Degree Research (HDR) scholarships to support domestic and international candidates with a proven capacity for research.
Scholarships vary in value and duration and may include a stipend to assist with living costs, tuition fee costs, overseas health cover and/or travel allowances or other research costs. Each scholarship scheme specifies particular eligibility requirements.
Scholarship opportunities include:
- The Macquarie University Research Excellence Scholarship (MQRES) and the International Macquarie University Research Excellence Scholarship (iMQRES)
- Co-funded MQRES scholarships: may be available to cotutelle and joint PhD candidates
- Government funded scholarships: such as the Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) for domestic candidates and the International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS) for international candidates
- Scholarships for Indigenous Australians
- Externally funded scholarships. Prospective candidates are encouraged to explore potential external funding for their research.
Links to different HDR scholarship opportunities
Information on how to apply and eligibility
MQRES conditions of award, links to APA Conditions + MQRES Scheme information for MQ staff