ACU General Round Stipend Scholarships for International Students in Australia

Information for prospective applicants for the ACU General Round Stipend Scholarships for International Students in Australia: In assessing applications, ACU will give priority to applicants wishing to study at the doctoral level, to Indigenous Australian applicants, and to applicants whose proposed research aligns with ACU’s core research priorities of education, health, theology and philosophy, and other liberal arts.

Australian Catholic University (ACU) is a publicly funded educational institute that invests heavily in research programmes. It has eight outstanding campuses across Australia and a campus in Rome. Australian Catholic University aims to establish an inclusive study environment.

Enhance your academic and career prospects by participating in the ACU General Round Stipend Scholarships offered by the Australian Catholic University in Australia. The grant is available to both domestic and international students who wish to undertake a research program for the academic year 2023/2024.

Australian Catholic University General Round Stipend for International Students 2023-24

  • Host Country: Australia
  • Host Institute: Australian Catholic University
  • Department / Field: Check Details
  • Course Level: Doctoral
  • Scholarships Language: English
  • Awards / Benefits: $28,597
  • Number of Scholarships: Check Details
  • Eligible Nationalities: Domestic and International
  • Eligibility Criteria: Check Detail
  • Documents Required: Check Detail
  • Application Mode: Online
Our Faculties




Our Schools and Research Institutes
Faculty of Education and Arts


School of Arts

School of Education

Institute for Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Gender and Women’s History Research Centre
  • Research Centre for Refugees, Migration and Humanitarian Studies
  • Research Centre for Social and Political Change

Institute for Learning Sciences & Teacher Education

  • Research Centre for Digital Data and Assessment in Education


Faculty of Health Sciences


School of Allied Health

School of Behavioural and Health Sciences

  • Health Brain and Mind Research Centre (HBMRC)
  • Sports Performance, Recovery, Injury and New Technologies Research Centre (SPRINT)

School of Nursing Midwifery and Paramedicine

Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research



Institute for Positive Psychology and Education


Faculty of Law and Business


Peter Faber Business School

Thomas More Law School

Faculty of Theology and Philosophy School of Philosophy

School of Theology

  • Research Centre for Studies of the Second Vatican Council

Dianoia Institute of Philosophy

Institute for Religion and Critical Inquiry

ACU General Round Stipend Scholarship Value

  • An ACU Stipend Scholarship of $28,597* per annum (indexed annually); and
  • Either a Research Training Program Fees Offset Scholarship (that is, a tuition fee waiver) for Domestic candidates; or
  • Single Coverage Overseas HealthCare plus an ACU Tuition Fee waiver for International candidates

*value is for candidates enrolled at full-time load. Part-time enrolment value is 1/2 the full-time value

Commencement dates

For Domestic applicants: these scholarships are for commencement in Research Term C 2023

For International applicants: these scholarships are for onshore commencement only therefore the start date is subject to the Australian Government lifting the travel restrictions on International student arrivals. The restrictions currently in place as part of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic mean the start date may be delayed.

How to Apply for ACU General Round Stipend Scholarships 2021

If you are a prospective candidate: Visit the How to apply webpage for application instructions.

If you are a currently enrolled candidate: download the ‘application for a Postgraduate Research Scholarship for currently enrolled candidates’ form in Orion and submit with required documentation to Candidature Services

Any questions should be directed to ACU Candidature Services at

Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following/given criteria:

The applicant must hold minimum educational requirements and meet the university’s parameters to apply for a research degree.

Supporting Documents:

The applicants are required to submit a completed research proposal, academic qualifications such as transcripts and completion certificates, passports, along other additional documents mentioned by the university.

Admission Requirements:

The applicants must fulfill all requirements of the university.

If the ACU General Round Stipend Scholarships for International Students in Australia applications have closed at the time you are reading this notification, you can apply for the Yale University Scholarship for international students