Research Students

The Raine Study is a rich resource for researchers and students. 

PhD candidates are encouraged to utilise the Raine Study for their research thesis.

The Raine Study requires that at least one of the student’s supervisors is a Raine Study researcher.

Raine Study PhD Top-up Scholarships

The Raine Study offers PhD top-up scholarship funding to students utilising the extensive data of the Raine Study and undertaking a Doctorate of Philosophy at a Western Australian university.

These scholarships are awarded through a competitive application process to promising candidates who can demonstrate that their research will be of benefit to the community and to other investigators utilising the Raine Study, has intellectual merit, and a high likelihood of successful completion.

This scholarship is valued at $10,000 AUD per annum with an additional $2,500 per annum travel allowance.

It is available to students who have completed (at least) the first year of their candidature. The top-up scholarship can be held for a maximum of two years with a possible six-month extension in line with an extension of the primary award.

2022 Raine Study PhD Top-up Scholarship

Applications for the 2022 Raine Study top-up scholarships will open in the second half of 2021. If you would like to learn more in the meantime, please download and review the following information:

2021 Application Form for 2022 PhD Top-Up Scholarship


Email us if you have further questions about the application process, otherwise please check back for updates about when the application process opens.

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