Australian Indigenous Scholarships
Applications for Heart Foundations Australian Indigenous Scholarships are now closed.
Heart Foundation research scholarships complement other PhD funding sources by strategically providing support for the development of cardiovascular research capacity in under-represented areas of expertise.
The Australian Indigenous Scholarship is designed to encourage and support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to undertake a PhD or Masters (by research) in cardiovascular research.
The Heart Foundation believes that strengthening the research capacity and workforce in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cardiovascular research will, in turn, have a broader impact on the health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Eligibility criteria: Applicants must be identified Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander peoples
Duration: Up to 2 years for Masters and up to 3 years for PhD
Value: Stipend of $40,000 pro rata per annum
Download the Australian Indigenous Scholarships fact sheet.
Information for applicants
Instructions and forms will be made available when applications open in early 2014.
For any further information regarding Future Leader Fellowships, please email the Research Program team
, or call (03) 9321 1581.