RMIT-CSIRO Masters by Research Scholarships
Work within CSIRO on a range of projects across science, engineering and health disciplines.
PhD Scholarships in Green Cryptocurrency Technologies
PhD Scholarships funded by CloudTech-RMIT Green Cryptocurrency Joint Research Program/Laboratory on design of the next generation of Proofs of Space-Time (PoST) consensus protocols for large-scale green cryptocurrency platforms.
PhD Scholarship in social and policy dimensions of the Circular Economy in construction and demolition
Multidisciplinary research project funded by The ARC ITRH for Transformation of Reclaimed Waste Resources to Engineered Materials and Solutions for a Circular Economy (TREMS)
PhD Scholarship on Impacts of the Apartment Boom on Public Transport in Australian Cities
This PhD will investigate the impacts of apartment housing on public transport use in Australian cities to directly inform policy and practice.
PhD Scholarship in Computer Vision for Medical Imaging
This industry funded project will explore the use of AI/deep learning techniques to increase the efficiency of PET acquisition and analysis leading to better diagnostic tools that also improve patient convenience and safety.
Masters Scholarship in Clean Energy Engineering
Master Scholarships - supporting entrepreneurial students to explore new business opportunities in clean and sustainable energy
PhD Scholarship in Gold-based drugs for the effective treatment of ovarian cancer
This project will develop and test new gold-based compounds as alternatives to current ovarian cancer chemotherapies.
Research Stipend Scholarships
RMIT has two stipend scholarships available. The RTP Stipend Scholarship (RSS) and the RMIT Research Stipend Scholarship (RRSS).
PhD Scholarship in Designs for Response Surface Methodology with Multiple Responses
This is a scholarship for a PhD in Mathematical science in the field of Experimental designs and Statistics.
Sam and Nina Narodowski PhD Scholarships
The Sam and Nina Narodowski PhD scholarships aim to support new commencing PhD candidates through their degree across a range of specific research areas.
International Tuition Fee Scholarships
RMIT offers two international tuition fee scholarships: the RTP International Fee Offset Scholarship (RIFOS) and the RMIT Research International Tuition Fee Scholarship (RRITFS).
PhD Scholarship in Biomedical Science
This project aims to understand the key signalling events that leads to the development and progression of cardiovascular disease using innovative microfluidic-based 'organ-on-a-chip' models of the human circulatory system.
Masters scholarship in the development of spacesuits for preserving human health and mobility
This RMIT-Human Aerospace project aims to develop garment-based countermeasures to preserve the health and enable safer and more effective mobility of astronauts.
PhD Scholarship in Computer Science in Agent-Based Modelling and Simulation
Work on uncertainty modelling in agent-based simulations. This work will be applied to activity-based transport modelling for the purpose of quantifying health implications of active transportation in the future cities of Australia.
Vice-Chancellor’s PhD Scholarship (VCPS)
Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence and research potential to local and international candidates undertaking a research doctoral degree.
PhD Scholarship on ‘Using biobanks to study cancer targets and develop cancer vaccines’.
This project will use biobanked patient samples to study cancer diagnosis and treatments, and translate these into clinical benefits, such as personalised cancer vaccines.
PhD Scholarship in Integrated Photonics for Telecommunication, Biosensing and Precision Measurements
Create the next generation of integrated photonic circuits with unprecedented efficiency, innovative monitoring and control techniques.
Digital Finance CRC RMIT PhD Scholarship – The Future of Finance
A collaboration between industry and research to address and commercially exploit opportunities arising from the transformation of financial markets through the digitisation and direct trading of assets.
Masters Scholarship in Combustion Kinetics Measurements of Hydrogen Carrier Fuels Using Gas Dynamic Shock Waves
The recipient of this scholarship will be using a "shock tube" to measure combustion properties such as ignition delay time of alternative fuels containing hydrogen.
RMIT Project 89 PhD Scholarship
Project 89 provides lecturers at tertiary intuitions in Vietnam with an opportunity to complete their PhD.
PhD Scholarship in Robotic Intelligence for Construction Waste Sorting
Multidisciplinary research project funded by The ARC ITRH for Transformation of Reclaimed Waste Resources to Engineered Materials and Solutions for a Circular Economy (TREMS).
PhD Scholarship in Upcycled Textile Waste Used as Construction Material in Concrete Application
Multidisciplinary research project funded by ARC ITRH for Transformation of Reclaimed Waste Resources to Engineered Materials and Solutions for a Circular Economy (TREMS).
Gold-Based Drugs for the Effective Treatment of Ovarian Cancer
This project will test new gold-based compounds as alternatives to current ovarian cancer chemotherapies using immunoassays and a novel immunocompetent ovarian cancer mouse model.
PhD Scholarship in Interdisciplinary Research on Evacuation Behaviour in Bushfires
This is a unique and exciting opportunity for a PhD candidate to study how people respond to bushfires to better protect bushfire prone communities around the world.
PhD Scholarship in Federated Learning and Explainable AI at RMIT Vietnam
Scholarships are available for two local or international students to be based at RMIT Vietnam, enrolled in the RMIT Melbourne PhD (Computer Science) program (DR221). Federated learning using unlabelled sensor and user-generated data.
PhD Scholarship for RMIT VN SSET by the STEM College
This is a strategic STEM College scholarship for RMIT Vietnam School of Science, Engineering and Technology.
PhD Top-Up Scholarship from iMOVE CRC
PhD students from all Colleges can apply if their research is focused in the intelligent transport field.
SmartSat CRC Higher Degree Research Scholarships
The SmartSat CRC is inviting expressions of interest for Higher Degrees by Research (Masters & PhD) scholarships commencing in 2020. Successful candidates will be enrolled with RMIT and will work on applied R&D which aligns with the SmartSat CRC’s research priorities.
PhD Scholarship in Framing and Enabling Children’s Active Play Using Novel Technology
Analyse and understand the internal and external motivations for sustained active play behaviours in young children, particularly in relation to young children’s motivations for using novel technologies that combine physical and digital design elements.
PhD Scholarship in 3D Printing of Mg Alloys for Biomedical Applications
Seeking highly motivated PhD student who is interested in the use of advanced materials in biomedical applications using additive manufacturing technologies. Fresh graduates from any engineering background are welcomed to apply.
Hybrid Diamond Sensing for Smart Wound Dressing
This PhD scholarship is part of a NHMRC-funded project to develop a smart dressing that can monitor a wound for signs of infection like an ‘early warning’ system.
PhD Scholarship in the Discovery of New Inhibitors for Steel
Work with a major European company and RMIT to discover new green inhibitors for steel. Combine rapid and robotic experimentation methods with advanced electrochemistry to explore molecular surface interactions.
PhD Scholarship in Quantum Microscopy for Materials Characterisation
ARC funded project aiming to develop new microscopy techniques based on solid-state quantum sensors, and apply them to the characterisation of novel nanomaterials.
PhD scholarship in artist-led approaches to new forms of social & economic organisation in the visual arts sector
ARC Linkage project 'Ambitious & Fair: Strategies for a sustainable visual arts sector' with RMIT, University of Melbourne, National Association of Visual Arts and Australia Museums and Galleries Association.
PhD Scholarship in Neuromorphic Sensing Devices for Disease Detection
Develop a carbon-based electronic sensing device and couple it with pattern recognition technology to build an ‘artificial nose’.
PhD Scholarship in Nanomaterials for Energy Devices
Undertake world-leading research in chemistry/nanotechnology on a project funded by the Australian Research Council.
PhD Scholarship in Multi-Sensor, Multimodal Machine Learning for Hearing Assessment
Investigate machine learning methods that leverage multimodal signals from multiple sensors for accurate objective measures of hearing assessment.
PhD Scholarship in Multi-Objective Optimisation of Additively Manufactured Components Subject to Multiphysics Loading
Develop new design methods for additively manufactured components that must meet multi-physical challenges involving thermal, fluid, and structural loading.
PhD Scholarship in Multilayered Safety Clothing for Personal Protective Equipment
Develop potential material solutions for firefighters’ protective clothing systems with a high level of fire protection and improved thermal comfort.
PhD Scholarship in Microplastic Pollution of Aquatic Systems
Undertake a project investigating microplastic pollution in urban sediments and associated impacts for aquatic biota.
PhD Scholarship in Mesoscopic Simulation of Complex Lubricants Under Extreme Conditions
Develop continuum simulation methods to study the stick-slip and shear banding behaviour of complex lubricants under extreme conditions.
PhD Scholarship in Media and Communication to Conduct Social Research on the Rollout of 5G in Australia
Conduct social research on the Australian 5G rollout, with a focus on 5G adoption in Launceston, Tasmania.
PhD Scholarship in Machine Learning
Develop and apply machine learning and bioinformatic algorithms in biomedical research.
PhD Scholarship in Liquid Metal Catalysts for Green Fuels and Co2 Mitigation
ARC funded DECRA project on the chemistry of room temperature liquid metals. The PhD student will develop new catalytic materials for applications in green fuel synthesis and CO2 mitigation.
PhD Scholarship in Light Scattering Techniques for Characterising Blood Platelets in Solution
This project will use scattering techniques to understand changes in human platelets during storage, leading to improved storage protocols for these cells which are critical for many medical procedures.
PhD Scholarship in Interactions of Small Molecules and Salts with Biomembranes
Undertake a project exploring how small molecules and salts interact with biomembranes.
PhD Scholarship on Image-Based Harms in the Social and Global Studies Centre, RMIT University
Conduct doctoral research on the nature and impact of image-based harms on digital platforms, and the legal, policy, corporate and regulatory responses to these harms.
PhD Scholarship in Exploring Lived Experiences of Borderline Personality Among Young People
Explore the experiences of borderline personality among young people as an integral part of an ARC funded Linkage Grant.
PhD Scholarship in Experimental Investigation of Developing an Efficient Pipeline Transport of Highly Concentrated Wastewater Sludges
Pursue a PhD in non-Newtonian fluid dynamics and make a real impact on the wastewater industry.
PhD Scholarship in Effective and Efficient Situation Awareness in Big Social Media Data
An ARC funded discovery project on the big social media analysis and management. Develop new solutions for applications in disaster management and decision making.