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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.

Robert Street Prize and GRS Dean's List

The Robert Street Prize is awarded by the Board of the Graduate Research School for the thesis which has made the most outstanding contribution to its field in a given year.

Previous Winners

The GRS Dean's List recognises an outstanding thesis. At least three Graduate Research School Board Members must nominate the thesis for an honourable mention and nominations are considered by the Board.

Previous Winners


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


Postgraduate scholarships are available for all disciplines.