Scholarship Details

The Higher Degree Research (HDR) Team in UNSW Built Environment offers top-up scholarships (valued between $2000-$3000 per scholarship) for HDR students currently enrolled in the Faculty. The goal is to provide financial support that will facilitate successful and on-time completion of their research.
Top-up scholarship applications are open throughout the year and will be reviewed and released in the following months:
•    April
•    July
•    October


•    Current new HDR students enrolled in UNSW Built Environment and are not on leave.
•    Not exceeded the equivalent full-time study load (EFTSL) of 1.0 for PhD and 0.5 for Masters as stated on GRIS at the time when the application is submitted. 
•    Not received any top-up scholarship previously.
•    Completed the Research Integrity training module successfully.

To apply

Complete an application form  with required documents and submit it to Dr Riza Sunindijo, Director of Postgraduate Research at 


Dr Riza Yosia Sunindijo
Director of Postgraduate Research
Phone: +61 (2) 9385 4399