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ANSTO FutureNow PLUS Scholarship

Enrolment status
Current UQ student
Student type
Study level
Postgraduate research (HDR)
Study area
Engineering, Health and Medicine
Scholarship focus
Academic excellence, Experiences and employability
Funding type
Living stipend, Travel
Scholarship value
$35,000 and approved research, conference, travel and accommodation support of up to $10,000
Scholarship duration
Up to 3 years
Number awarded
May vary
Applications open
14 December 2021
Applications close
31 January 2022

About this scholarship

The FutureNow PLUS Scholarships are made possible through the generous support of the NSW government funding scheme as part of our ANSTO Innovation Precinct development. These scholarships are for graduate students or early career researchers working on industry-focused research projects aligned with ANSTO’s strategic objectives.

Scholarship recipients will have access to the expertise and technology needed to facilitate cutting edge discoveries in advanced manufacturing, health, environment and the nuclear fuel cycle.


You're eligible if you meet the entry requirements for a higher degree by research.

You must also meet ANSTO's eligibility requirements:

  • Be a graduate of a bachelor or equivalent degree or higher and be within five years of graduation or be undertaking a higher degree by research
  • Be available to spend 6 months researching at an ANSTO facility
  • If you are an Australian or New Zealand student, be enrolled at a university that is an AINSE member
  • All applications for a FutureNow Scholarship are subject to a probity check, which may involve a national security, police and/or other checks

How to apply

Select the Apply now button and follow all instructions in the application guide.