Centre for Augmented Reasoning - Multiple Scholarships

Applications close
Open until filled
Payment per year
$40,000 (2022 rate, indexed annually)
3 to 4 years (varies)
Doctor of Philosophy
Postgraduate Research
Australian Citizens
Australian Permanent Residents
New Zealand Citizens
Permanent Humanitarian Visa Holders
International Students
Type of Scholarship
Available In
Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
Available To

The Centre for Augmented Reasoning are offering nine (9) scholarships available across eight projects which are funded by the Department of Education, Skills and Employment to support full-time PhD students who are commencing research in machine learning with a focus on augmented reasoning. The Centre supports Advanced Reasoning research through grants and PhD scholarships, facilitating innovation and rapid commercialisation, and increasing AI literacy and engagement in Australia.



Applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents of Australia OR international students who are acceptable as candidates for a PhD degree at the University of Adelaide.  Female applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.



There will be 5x standard 3 year scholarships with a possible 6 month extension, and 4x 4 year scholarships available to suitable applicants. Female applicants and those from other disciplines are encouraged to apply. The scholarships will be for up to 4 years and have a stipend of $40,000 per annum (indexed annually). The scholarships are likely to be tax exempt, subject to Taxation Office approval. 



For further information specific to each research project, please contact the principal supervisor identified on the Project List.

For general information, please contact Dr Angela Noack (Program Manager, Centre for Augmented Reasoning, Australian Institute for Machine Learning) via phone (08 8313 8069) or angela.noack@adelaide.edu.au.


How to apply:

Expressions of interest should be submitted to Ms Lina Court (lina.court@adelaide.edu.au) with the name of scholarship in the subject heading. Please ensure you include all of the following documents: 

  • Completed Expression of Interest form
  • Evidence of Australian or New Zealand citizenship, or Australian permanent resident status (if applicable)
  • Academic transcripts
  • Translations of non-English documentation
  • Curriculum vitae