Research Division

NHMRC - Postgraduate Scholarships


Start Date

7th Jun 2017 9:00am

End Date

7th Jun 2017 5:00pm

NHMRC Postgraduate Scholarships for funding commencing in 2018 are now OPEN in RGMS. 

The NHMRC Postgraduate Scholarship scheme funds successful applicants to attain a research-based postgraduate degree (Doctor of Philosopgy (PhD) or a Masters Degree). The scholarship aims to support outstanding health and medical graduates early in their career so they can be trained to conduct research that is internationally competitive and develop a capacity for original independent research within Australia.

NHMRC Postgraduate Scholarship documentation (2017 for funding in 2018) is now available on the NHMRC website and the UTAS Research Website. Documentation includes: 

Note that the above documentation should be read in conjunction with the NHMRC Funding Rules 2017 and NHMRC Advice and Instructions to Applicants 2017.

Key dates:
Applications open in RGMS: 12 April 2017
University of Tasmania internal deadline: 10 May 2017 
Applications due to the Funding Body: 7 June 2017 

If you have any queries please contact the Domain Research Hub, or the Acting Scheme Leader (NHMRC Fellowships), Natasha Wiggins If you would like to submit an application please notify and the Domain Research Hub will be able to assist you with your application preparation.