The value of the scholarship will be indicated in the letter of offer and may comprise one or both of the following:
- The Data61 PhD Scholarship which comprises a full stipend set at a rate equivalent to the Research Training Program base rate. The Data61 PhD Scholarship is indexed annually in line with the Australian Government Research Training Program
- The Data61 Top-up Scholarship, which provides additional support to candidates who are in receipt of a government funded, university funded or other third party funded scholarship and is valued at $10,000 per annum (in exceptional circumstances Data61 can award up to $15,000 per annum).
Awards will be made for the duration of the student's university candidature up to a maximum of 3.5 years.