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Overseas opportunities for research degree students

The scholarships and other funding opportunities listed below are for current students. If you are a future student, visit Australian or international applicants. If you are a current higher degree by research student wishing to apply for an APA or USAPA scholarship, please go to How to apply.

See also funding information for researchers for details of Australian and international funding opportunities for researchers.

This list is not exhaustive and there may be more opportunities out there – we recommend you do some internet searching of your own!

Research opportunities

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Scholarship Indicative research area
Australia to America Educational Fellowships Business, health sciences, information technology, engineering and the environment
Australia-Israel Scientific Exchange Foundation Any
Australia-Korea Foundation Scholarship Program Research in a field of study important to the Australia-Korea relationship
Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships Various
Environmental Research and Education Foundation, USA Information technology, engineering and the environment
Erasmus Mundus Programme Any
European Molecular Biology Laboratory Australia Life sciences
Finnish Government Scholarships Any
German Academic Exchange Service scholarships and funding Education, arts and social sciences; Information technology, engineering and the environment
International Centre of Excellence in Water Resources Management Water
Japanese Government Scholarships Any
Macquarie Group Stanford Fellowship Business
Mexican Government Scholarship Program Any
Study in Holland Any
Swiss Government Excellence Research Scholarships Any
Taiwan Fellowship Education, arts and social sciences (Taiwan and Chinese specific)