Indigenous Australian Reconciliation PhD Scholarship


Each year ANU normally offers one scholarship to an indigenous Australian to undertake a PhD.

Field of study



Bachelors degree with at least upper second-class honours, or a research Masters degree from a recongnised university; Australian Citizens; Permanent Residents of Australia. Applications are only open to Indigenous Australians.

Eligible Programs: PhD, Professional Doctorate by Research


Travel to Canberra from within Australia; reimbursement of some removal expenses; thesis reimbursement allowance.

How to apply

Apply online for admission and scholarship (recommended). Applicants must also notify us via email once their application for the Indigenous Australian Reconcilliation PhD Scholarship has been submitted.

Further information

Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant Graduate Studies Convener or a prospective supervisor, prior to lodging an application, to discuss the proposed research topic and related matters.