Forrest Research Foundation Scholarships Programs 2020, UWA, Australia

Publish Date: Oct 12, 2019

Deadline: Oct 31, 2019

Forrest Research Foundation Scholarships

The Forrest Research Foundation of The University of Western Australia was established in 2014 following the donation of $65 million, over 10 years, by Andrew and Nicola Forrest, through the Minderoo Foundation as Trustee of the Forrest Family Foundation. Their donation is to assist Western Australia (WA) in becoming a world-class centre of research and innovation through attracting the next generation of outstanding intellects to Western Australia. Forrest Research Foundation Scholarships are offered across all five WA universities to outstanding students who wish to undertake high quality research and enrol in a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) at a WA university.

All Forrest Scholars will receive a scholarship package which includes;

  • A Research Training Program Stipend or a University Postgraduate Award valued at $30,000 per annum in 2020;

  • an accommodation allowance valued at $21,069 in 2020 and subject to annual indexation and

  • A relocation and research operating/research travel allowance of up to $13,000

All applicants for Forrest Research Foundation Scholarships at UWA will need to read the Information for Applicants and complete the separate online application form for the Forrest Research Foundation Scholarships, available on the Forrest Research Foundation website

Domestic UWA applicants also need to complete the UWA iAthena online application form by 31 October 2019

International UWA applicants who have not applied in the International RTP Round 1 for 2020, must submit an application for PhD enrolment by contacting the relevant faculty HDR support team:

Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Education:

Faculty of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences:

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences:

Faculty of Science:


Please refer to the UWA Forrest Research Foundation Scholarship conditions under the Further Information link, and the Information for Applicants on the Forrest Research Foundation website. Please note that these scholarships are available for commencing PhD students only. Applicants must not have been enrolled in the proposed PhD or previously undertaken research towards a PhD or other research doctorate.

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