Centre for Gravitational Astrophysics Merit Scholarship in Gravitational Wave and Space Instrumentation

This financial support is currently not available.


The ANU Centre for Gravitational Astrophysics (CGA)is offering supplementary scholarships to candidates who are willing to undertake research in the field of gravitational wave and space instrumentation.

Female and female identifying candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

The scholarship will commence in 2021.

Up to 3 scholarships are available.

Field of study

Physics – Gravitational Wave and Space Instrumentation


  • Applicants must have secured an offer of admission into the PhD program in Physics;
  • must have been awarded a stipend scholarship (AGRTP or URS);
  • current domestic and international candidates are eligible;
  • prospective domestic candidates are eligible.


A stipend of $15,000 per annum. There are no other benefits.

How to apply

Candidates should send the following documents to CGA@anu.edu.au by the due date:

  • CV;
  • contact details of 3 referees;
  • a 1-page letter of research interest;
  • a 1-page memo on their vision and agenda in contributing or promoting diversity and positive culture in their workplace.

Further information

Scholarship cannot be deferred.