Stephen & Helen Wurm PhD Scholarship


 This scholarship is offered by the College of Asia and the Pacific.

Field of study



The scholarship is available to an international student enrolling in a Doctor of Philosophy program in the School of Culture, History & Language at the Australian National University.


  • Tuition fees for the duration of the scholarship
  • Travel and Removal allowances for students relocating to Canberra to commence their research program
  • Thesis allowance
  • Dependant Child allowance 
  • Paid medical, maternity and paternity leave

How to apply

No seperate scholarship application is required as all eligible students will be automatically considered

Further information

In order to be considered for this scholarship in the main round of scholarship offers International students are required to apply for admission by 31 August.  The College may consider offering the scholarship at any time during the year.

It is strongly encouraged to make contact with the relevant Graduate Studies Convener or a prospective supervisor, prior to lodging an application for admission, to discuss the proposed research topic and related matters.