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Grants-in-aid (GIA)

Supporting international field work for student researchers
Grants-in-aid are available to provide students with travel grants to support short-term research trips overseas.


Value Eligibility Open date Close date
$500 - $2500
  • Higher degree by research student

How to apply

Apply here.


This scholarship is valued between $500 to $2500 and is determined by a selection committee. The scholarship duration varies from two weeks to six months.

Who's eligible

You must be:

  • an Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • enrolled full-time in a higher degree by research at the University of Sydney.

Note: You will be considered for all GIAs by both the Scholarships Office and faculties where you meet the eligibility requirements. In 2019, some grants are open to undergraduate students, please refer to the information pack for details.

Terms and conditions

See information pack for terms and conditions.