Ian Wilson Liberal Research Scholarship - Category A

Applications open
20 March 2023
Applications close
30 April 2023
Payment per year
$5,000 per annum
up to 3 years (tenure varies)
MPhil or PhD
Postgraduate Research
Australian Citizens
Australian Permanent Residents
New Zealand Citizens
Permanent Humanitarian Visa Holders
International Students
Type of Scholarship
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders
Financial Need
Students with Disabilities
Supplementary Scholarships
Available In
All Faculties
Available To

The Ian Wilson Liberal Research Supplementary Scholarship is available to postgraduate research students who are currently undertaking an HDR program at the University of Adelaide, and are already in receipt of a major award.

The scholarship is open to applicants undertaking research which will lead to sound analysis and conclusions for reform capable of practical application and advocacy in Australia, in the fields of:

  • social policy, including policy relating to:
      - social security and welfare payments and income support schemes;
      - taxation; and
      - superannuation and other forms of retirement income provision;
  • education and health as they affect individual and family well being;
  • jurisprudence, constitutional law and Commonwealth-State relations;
  • environment;
  • heritage;
  • the arts; and
  • indigenous affairs.

The number of scholarships available each year, their value and tenure will be at the discretion of the Selection Committee.



Please contact the Adelaide Graduate Research School if you require further information.

Tel: (08) 8313 5882
Email: research.scholarships@adelaide.edu.au



A copy of the scholarship Rules and Application Form are available via the link below.

Applications must be submitted (with all required documentation) by no later than 30 April 2023. Please ensure all documents are submitted in 1x PDF file.