Indigenous HDR Scholarship

ACSPRI is administering The Indigenous HDR Scholarship fund on behalf of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia. ACSPRI and the Academy of the Social Sciences share the objectives of enhancing opportunities for the coming generation of social scientists and assisting them in conducting high quality research.


This scholarship fund is available to support Indigenous Australian higher degree by research students to attend ACSPRI courses.


Scholarships will cover ACSPRI course fees.


The deadline for scholarship applications to ACSPRI courses is the same as the Early Bird Deadline cutoff date for the program.


To apply for a scholarship write a letter of intent and include your reasons for attending the course (maximum one page), include a current cv and a letter of endorsement from your supervisor. Your supervisor should endorse that you are eligible for the scholarship and that you require the training provided in the ACSPRI course for your proposed research. Then fill out the application form online at:


For more information about the scholarships contact ACSPRI at: or 03 8376 6496