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Postgraduate Top-up Scholarships

The Lowitja Institute is offering three (3) Postgraduate top-up scholarships to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander PhD and Masters by Research students. To be eligible, Masters by research students must be in their first year and PHD students in their second year of study. If undertaking a PhD, students must provide evidence that they have completed their Confirmation of Candidature, while Masters by Research Students must provide proof of their enrolment and their supervisor’s details.
The top-up funding can be spread over two years. It includes:

To be eligible, applicants must be:

The application form will be made available in March 2021. Here you will find further information on our scholarship opportunities, including supporting documentation requirements and eligibility criteria. In the meantime, consider staying up to date via our eBulletin, which you can subscribe to at the bottom of this page. 

For scholarship inquiries please contact our Senior Project Officer for Workforce Development, Anthea Burns, at