N D Goldsworthy Scholarship for Physics

This scholarship is awarded to a confirmed Doctor of Philosophy Science candidate, or a first year Master of Science (Physics) student, on the basis of academic excellence.

Application type

No application is required. You will be automatically considered for this award.

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

$1,001 - $6,000

Applicable study areas

Sciences and mathematics

Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 15

  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

    • Be a confirmed School of Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Science candidate; and
    • Have commenced PhD studies between the 1st of July in the previous year and the 30th of June in the year of the award, OR
    • Be enrolled in the first semester of a Master of Science (Physics) program.


    • PhD Science candidates can hold this scholarship for a maximum duration of 3.5 years. Scholarship benefits may be suspended or the award may be revoked if the candidate is assessed as not making satisfactory progress in accordance with the policy.

    Selection criteria

    Eligible candidates will be ranked based on:

    • Academic Excellence,
    • Satisfactory progress.

What are the benefits?

Doctor of Philosophy Science candidates to be awarded scholarship as a top-up of approximately $6,000 per annum, for a maximum of 3.5 years subject to satisfactory progress as assessed by the students Advisory Committee.

Master of Science (Physics) students to be awarded a scholarship amount that will depend on the number of eligible students and the funds available.

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