This page features a selection of special funding opportunities for HDR applicants who are interested in our research areas.

Visit UQ's Graduate School website to see the full range of University-wide scholarships for current and future HDR students.

F. G. Meade Scholarship

Open to: candidates studying in any field relating to the pure sciences, namely natural sciences including biology, chemistry and physics

Find out more about the F.G. Meade Scholarship

International PhD scholarships in biology

Open to: applicants with a Bachelor degree with honours, MSc, MPhil or equivalent, who have been accepted into UQ's PhD program

Details: tax-free living stipend (scholarship) of $23,728 per annum for three years, with the possibility of a six-month extension. If you're awarded one of these scholarships, you'll receive a full waiver on your tuition fees

More information: email our Postgraduate Administration Officer at for more details about the application process. Alternatively, visit UQ's Graduate School website.

Joan Allsop Scholarship

Open to: candidates undertaking a project relating to an Australian topic, including Australian history, flora and fauna

Find out more about the Joan Allsop Scholarship