Research Training Program Stipends (Domestic students)

The Graduate Research Office is pleased to announce that the 2024 scholarship round opens in July. Scholarships are awarded on academic merit, research experience and/or potential.

Please direct all questions about this scholarship to the Graduate Research Office. Scholarships are subject to offer, acceptance and condition criteria as set out in the scholarship conditions  RTP Conditions 2023 

Further information can be found via the Australian Government website


  • 2 years – Masters degree
  • 3.5 years – Doctoral degree
Federal Government
Duration of Award:
3 years
Level of study:
  • Research
Semester Availability:
  • Semester 1
  • Semester 2
Study Area:
  • Health
  • Science
  • Social and Cultural Studies
  • Teaching
  • Law and Criminology


Applicants must be full time and meet the admission requirements of the required HDR degree to be eligible (first or upper second-class Honours degree, Masters degree by research, or equivalent).

Applicants must possess a First Class Honours degree, H2A (or equivalent) or a Masters with a significant thesis component.

How to Apply

Compile the required documents and email your application to the Graduate Research Office by the closing date.

Apply by 31st October, for commencement in the first half of 2024

Required Documents

This scholarship requires you to provide the following documents: