The University of Newcastle, Australia

Industry and community

Do you know how to engage with UON’s brightest minds to advance your organisation? The University is keen to partner with external organisations to establish scholarships for Higher Degree by Research (HDR) students.

UON Business and Industry Scholarships

UON Business and Industry Scholarships provides industry with an opportunity to engage with research students studying at the University of Newcastle. This collaborative relationship across sectors enables our future leaders to transform innovative research into workplace practice, deepening the partnership between the University and the private sector.

The University works collaboratively with industry, business and government to research and develop innovative solutions to real-world problems.  In conjunction with industry partners, University of Newcastle researchers have made remarkable contributions to the knowledge and understanding of issues of global significance across multiple areas. This is your opportunity to get involved.

The Dean of Graduate Research will determine the award of these scholarships with priority given to applications where an eligible research student has been pre-identified.


For more information, please contact the Dean of Graduate Research, Professor Lucy Johnston.


Telephone: 02 4985 4975