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Funding, Awards and Prizes

You may be eligible for funding and grants to help you complete your higher degree by research program.

GRS Travel Awards

Travel funding of up to $1850 is available for research purposes. Other travel grants are also offered by UWA and other granting bodies.

[Please note that in order to protect the health and wellbeing of colleagues, the University Executive is currently limiting interstate and international travel for staff and students. Work and study related travel will only be permitted in exceptional cases. Further information is available here.]

GRS Publication Award, Robert Street Prize & GRS Dean's List

Awards and prizes are awarded annually for outstanding publications and theses from higher degree by research students.


Research Grants and Contracts Office administers research grants and postdoctoral fellowships.


Postgraduate scholarships are available for all disciplines.