At a glance

Available to: 
Future Student
Level of study: 
Postgraduate Research
Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens
Award value:
$26,682 base scholarship + $5,000 top-up per annum. Additional one-off payments up to a total value of $18,000 to support research expenses.
Duration of program
Applications open: 
14 March 2017
Applications close: 
1 May 2017
  • Eligibility

    To be eligible you must:

    • Be studying full-time and onshore in Australia.
    • Be nominated by an enrolling school or institute at UQ.
    • Be assessed by the Graduate School as meeting all conditions for admission to the research higher degree program.
    • Not hold a qualification at the same or a higher level than the research higher degree program you are undertaking.
    • Not be receiving a living allowance award, scholarship or salary providing a benefit greater than 75% of the UQGSS living allowance rate to undertake the research higher degree program.
    • Not be receiving a Commonwealth funded tuition fee scholarship.

    For more information about the entry requirements for Higher Degrees by Research at UQ, please visit the Graduate School's website.


UQ's Centre for the Business and Economics of Health (CBEH) is on an exciting path to become one of Australia's most authoritative sources of knowledge on the business and economics of health. Mater Misericordiae Ltd., one of Australia's leading health services, is partnering with CBEH to offer three Ph.D. scholarships through UQ Business School. The opportunity involves studying the Mater organisation as it undergoes a strategic transformation. This offers a rare chance to study strategic transformation in action and develop insights that can advance the frontiers of knowledge in academia and practice.
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