George Fraser Scholarship and Constance Fraser Scholarship

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Payment per year
$4,479 (2023 rate)
up to 3.5 years
Postgraduate Research
Australian Citizens
Australian Permanent Residents
New Zealand Citizens
Permanent Humanitarian Visa Holders
Type of Scholarship
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders
Financial Need
Students with Disabilities
Available In
All Faculties
Available To

The George Fraser and Constance Fraser Scholarships are awarded to the highest-ranking Honours and Masters graduates who apply for an Research Training Program Scholarship or University of Adelaide Scholarship who are not in receipt of an award or scholarship of equal or greater value. Where a scholarship of higher value is available, the George Fraser and Constance Fraser scholarships may be awarded to applicants who are not the highest ranked.

The George Fraser Scholarship is awarded to an applicant with an Honours qualification.

The Constance Fraser Scholarship is awarded to an applicant with a Masters qualification.


When offered as a Major Scholarship, the value shall be 15% greater than the Australian Government RTPS rate.

When offered as a Supplementary Scholarship, the value shall be 15% of the Australian Government RTPS rate.

The scholarship will be for 3.5 years. It is likely to be tax exempt, subject to Taxation Office approval.


Contact the Adelaide Graduate Research School via email


The awards are allocated as part of the Domestic Major Round of scholarship applications. When open, applications must be submitted using the Online Application Form. Major Round application dates are also available on the same page.