Applications Now Open – Heart Foundation Postgraduate Scholarships 2024


We are pleased to advise that applications are now open for the 2024 Heart Foundation Postgraduate Scholarship, close date Friday 14 June 2024.

  • Eligibility Requirements:
    • Chief Investigator A (CIA) must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen, an Australian permanent resident, or have applied for Australian permanent residency.
    • CIA must be based in Australia for at least 80% of the funding period.
    • Scholarships are available to high-achieving students enrolled in an Australian university’s postgraduate program.
  • PhD Scholarship:
    • Funded for a maximum of three years of full-time equivalent (FTE) study.
    • No more than 12 months of completed PhD study as of January 1 in the funding year.
  • Master’s Degree Scholarship:
    • Funded for a maximum of two years of FTE study.
    • No more than six months of completed Master’s degree study as of January 1 in the funding year.
  • Top-up Funding:
    • Applicants for NHMRC Postgraduate Scholarships can also apply for the Heart Foundation’s Postgraduate Scholarship.
    • Funding from both schemes must start simultaneously.
    • Successful applicants can choose NHMRC funding with a top-up stipend from the Heart Foundation.

Applications must be submitted via the Heart Foundation’s Grants Management Portal.

For further information, suitable scholars can contact the NHMRC team at Feel free to reach out if you need more details.

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