Scholarships 2021-2022

Central Queensland University (RTP) Stipend Scholarship 2021-2022, Australia


RTP Stipend Scholarships are funded by the Australian Government. They provide funding allocated to students to assist with their living costs while undertaking a research higher degree.

Scholarship Value: $28,092 per annum

Length of Scholarship: up to 3 years

Number Available: 2

Opening Date: 03 September 2019

Closing Date: 31 December 2021

Eligibility Criteria of (RTP) Stipend Scholarship 2021-2022, Australia

Study Level Postgraduate (Research)
Year of Study First-year; 2nd year
Citizenship Australian Citizen; Permanent Resident; Permanent Humanitarian Visa; International; New Zealand Citizen
Ethnicity Any
Study Region Adelaide; Brisbane; Bundaberg; Cairns; Emerald; Gladstone; Mackay; Melbourne; Noosa; Perth; Rockhampton; Sydney; Townsville
Study Mode All modes
Study Load Full time
Gender Any

In accordance with the Commonwealth Scholarship Guidelines (Research) 2017, to be eligible for an RTP Scholarship a candidate must be a domestic candidate or an overseas candidate enrolled in an accredited RHD course of study at Central Queensland University.

Please note that travel restrictions currently remain in place in Australia due to COVID19. It is a condition of the award that CQUniversity research scholarship recipients are residing in Australia to be able to receive payments. As such, until further notice, RTP Scholarship applications will only be accepted from individuals who are already living in Australia at the time of application. Such individuals may have domestic or international status.

To be eligible for an RTP Stipend a candidate must not be receiving income from another source to support the candidate’s general living costs while undertaking their course of study if that income is greater than 75 percent of the candidate’s RTP Stipend rate.  Income unrelated to the candidate’s course of study or income received for the candidate’s course of study but not for the purposes of supporting general living costs is not taken into account.

To be eligible for an RTP Fees Offset a candidate must not be receiving an equivalent award or scholarship from the Commonwealth designed to offset RHD tuition fees.

Selection Criteria of (RTP) Stipend Scholarship 2021-2022, Australia

This is a merit-based Scholarship. Please view the Research Training Program and Research Higher Degree Scholarships Policy and Procedure available (by searching the policy name) at our Policy page for more information.

Additional Information of Stipend Scholarship, Australia

The RTP Stipend Scholarship provides a LIVING ALLOWANCE STIPEND which is paid fortnightly to the recipient through the University’s payroll system.

Domestic students who are awarded an RTP Stipend Scholarship will also be offered an RTP Fees Offset Scholarship*, which fully extinguishes the candidate’s tuition liability for the period of the Offset Scholarship.

A separate application for an RTP Fees Offset Scholarship is not required.

Supporting Documentation of Central Queensland University (RTP) Stipend Scholarship 2021-2022

Applications must include all necessary supporting documents. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applicants will need to supply the following supporting documentation:

  • Written submission
  • CQUniversity unofficial transcript
  • Documents demonstrating community involvement, exemplary work, or demonstration of leadership
  • Resume

How to Apply for Central Queensland University (RTP) Stipend Scholarship 2021-2022

There are no direct applications for RTP Scholarships. Please discuss your interest in an RHD Scholarship with your supervisory team. Prospective applicants will be invited by the School of Graduate Research to complete an application, based on the recommendation of the supervisory team.

Applicants will be notified by email when the scholarships have been awarded.

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