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CEPAR Postgraduate Scholarships in Decision Making and Ageing

One PhD scholarship is on offer for up to 3.5 years starting in 2019. The scholarship is offered at the rate of $32,596 pa. The CEPAR scholarship will be awarded under the same conditions and benefits as the Research Training Program and include an additional $5,000 annual top-up.

Applications for 2018 have closed.

CEPAR PhD Scholarships

CEPAR Supplementary Scholarships provide additional support to eligible international and domestic higher degree research students who are in receipt of an Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarship, National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) or university equivalent scholarship to assist them with pursuing a program of study related to CEPAR.

Applications for the 2019 round are now open.

Please check the Guidelines for eligibility.

Applications have closed. 

Scientia PhD Scholarships

UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarships offer:

  • The opportunity to work on high quality research projects with the best supervisory teams in world class environments
  • $40K a year stipend for four years
  • Tuition fees for the full 4 year period
  • Coaching and mentoring as part of a highly personalised leadership development plan
  • Up to $10k each year to assist career development and international research collaborations

Applications for 2018 have closed. For more information on future rounds of the Scientia Scholarship scheme visit the 2025 website.

Summer Research Scholarships

CEPAR and the UNSW Business School offer highly competitive summer research scholarships to currently enrolled undergraduate students who are considering Honours and/or postgraduate research in the future. Students will participate in research projects supervised by CEPAR researchers and gain valuable research experience.

Futher information about the program can be found on the flyer.

2018/19 summer research scholarships are now open with the following projects available:

Economic Scenario Generators for Modelling Retirement in Product Cash Flows

Mortality Modelling and Forcasting based on Internet Data

Development and Validation of a Measure of Workplace Age Bias

Work Design Practices for Attracting and Retaining Mature Workers

Life-cycle Modelling for Optimal Retirement Spending in Countries with Less Developed Social Security Systems

Applications for 2018 have closed.

CEPAR Honours Scholarships

Honours scholarships valued at $5000 are available to students wishing to enrol in a fourth year of undergraduate study to expand their knowledge in a particular area of study and to develop their research skills.

Scholarship applications for 2019 are now open.

Applications for 2019 scholarships close 24 February 2019.

Application Process

Review the CEPAR Honours Scholarship Guidelines

UNSW candidates must apply online via the UNSW scholarship website

Candidates wishing to undertake their Honours program at another Australian University must apply using the CEPAR Honours Scholarship Application Form and submit the application to by 24 February 2019.