Endeavour Awards

Endeavour Awards 

Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships

The Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships offer support to Australian Postgraduate students to undertake study, research or professional development in a participating country or region. Applications for the 2015 Round of the Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships are now open. Applications will close 30 June 2014 at 11:59 pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST).

All recipients will receive:
  • travel allowance: $3,000 (Provision to pay up to $4,500 under special circumstances)
  • establishment allowance: $2,000 (Fellowships) or $4,000 (Scholarships)
  • monthly stipend: $3,000 (paid up to the maximum programme duration on a pro-rata basis)
  • health insurance for the full programme duration (OSHC for non-Australians)
  • travel insurance (excluding during programme for non-Australians)

Endeavour Scholarship recipients will also receive tuition fees paid up to the maximum study/research duration on a pro-rata basis. Tuition includes student service and amenities fees.

Postgraduate and Postdoctoral Scholarships and Fellowships
(up to)
Total Value $AUD
Long-term research towards an Australian PhD or postdoctoral research

​1 - 2 years

$12,500 per semester
Up to $130,500
Long- term study/research towards an Australian Masters or PhD

​Up to 2 years
(6-12 months study + 2-12 months optional internship)

$10,000 per semester
$5,000 (approved internship)​
Up to $69,500
Endeavour Research Fellowship
(Including Australia Cheung Kong and Australia India Education Council)  
Short-term research towards an Australian Masters, PhD or postdoctoral research
​4 - 6 months
Up to $24,500

​Endeavour Research Fellowship for Indigenous Australians

​Short-term research towards an Australian Masters, PhD or postdoctoral research 

​4 - 6 months​n/a​n/a​​Up to $24,500
Key Links

For further enquiries, please contact the University's Endeavour Award Contact Officer, Nicole Latham, on nicole.latham@newcastle.edu.au or (02) 4921 6617.