At a glance

Available to: 
Current Student
Level of study: 
Postgraduate Research
Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens
International student
Award value:
The value of the scholarship is up to $6,000
1 year
Applications open: 
11 April 2017
Applications close: 
6 May 2017
  • Eligibility

    The Scholarship is open to research higher degree students undertaking research travel overseas. 

    You must also:

    • be a confirmed RHD candidate at the time of application.
    • be enrolled full-time at UQ (part-time students are eligible to apply but must be enrolled full time while overseas).
    • have no overdue milestone at the time of application.
    • complete your travel before the Thesis Review milestone.



The scholarship was established in 1949 and is maintained by a donation from the Trustees of the Walter and Eliza Hall Trust. The purpose of the scholarship is to support a research higher degree candidate in undertaking research travel overseas.