Visit our application website to apply online or to discover your research study options.

For applicants who hold an offer from Griffith but have not commenced, you are required to submit the following, via email, to the Griffith Graduate Research School at hdr-scholarship@griffith.edu.au:

  1. an offered not yet commenced student scholarship application form
  2. a covering letter
  3. updated research outline and completion plan
  4. copies of publications/evidence of research output (achieved since original application)
  5. an updated CV


Applicants may only apply a maximum of two times in a five year period for consideration in the scholarship ranking and selection process.

Applicants for the Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology should complete the Clinical Psychology Referee Report in place of the Academic Referee Report.

For Griffith HDR candidates within the first 12 months (equivalent full-time) of candidature, you are required to submit the following:

  1. current candidate scholarship application form (available via myGriffith / My Research / My Candidate Centre)
  2. a referee report (PDF 44k) from your current supervisor
  3. a covering letter
  4. updated research outline and completion plan
  5. copies of any publications/evidence of research output (achieved since original application)
  6. an updated CV


to the Griffith Graduate Research School via myGriffith / My Research / My Candidate Centre.

Applicants may only apply a maximum of two times in a five year period for consideration in the scholarship ranking and selection process.

If you are a new international applicant applying though an agent, Griffith will only accept applications for admission from an official Griffith recruitment agent. The agents in this list have contracts with Griffith and will offer professional and reliable advice to applicants about studying at Griffith.

Griffith does not accept applications from any agent who is not currently an approved registered agent with the University.

For HDR candidates who have progressed beyond the first 12 months (equivalent full-time) of candidature, a limited number of merit-based scholarships are available. Please ensure you follow the Continuing Student Scholarship Scheme application process.