PhD Scholarship Top-up Awards

PhD Scholarship Top-Up Awards Applications for UTS & UNSW students 

The TCRN PhD Scholarship Top-up Awards are designed to enhance the translational cancer research capabilities of PhD students who possess research interests aligned to the core strengths of the TCRN.

This will be achieved by promoting access to a strong foundation of research support services, including opportunities for professional development and the mentoring and expertise of experienced translational cancer researchers.

The TCRN will support PhD students with a strong alignment to the TCRN via award PhD Scholarship Top-up Awards to students who have received funding via a peer-reviewed, competitive scholarship through:

  1. UNSW and who are enrolled in a UNSW Medicine School with a strong alignment to the TCRN OR
  2. UTS and who are enrolled within any school in the Faculties of Science and Health or the Business School, see eligibility criteria for more details.

2018 Round 2 - Now CLOSED

Key Dates




Applications Open


Applications Close

2018 Round 2

  30 April 2018

 5.00pm, 25 June 2018


Since July 2012, the TCRN has supported 31 PhD students working on cancer research and cancer care at UNSW and UTS.

Further information:

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