Crohn’s & Colitis Australia IBD PhD Scholarship

Applications open
Applications close
2 October 2023 (University internal certification deadline)
Payment per year
$32,000 per annum
Up to 3 years
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Postgraduate Research
Australian Citizens
Australian Permanent Residents
Type of Scholarship
Available In
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
Available To
Future Students

The Crohn’s & Colitis Australia IBD PhD Scholarship makes a provision of $32,000 per annum for up to (3) years full-time supporting CCA’s strategic priority of building inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) research capacity in Australia whilst we search for a cause or cure for IBD.

The award is designed for candidates at an early stage in their careers, for example (but not confined to) graduates in any health care discipline or science who are seeking to pursue doctoral studies.


For further information regarding eligibility, requirements and how to apply, please refer directly to the CCA website:

University endorsement required: Please note that prior to submission to CCA all applications require certification by the Dean of Graduate Studies (as delegate for Head of Administering Institution, p. 16). This is arranged by the Research Scholarships team in the AGRS who are the relevant 'Research Office Contact'. Finalised application forms must be sent to the Research Scholarships team via prior to the internal deadline below.


Internal deadline (to submit application to AGRS for University certification): COB Monday 2 October 2023

External deadline (to submit completed application to CCA): Midnight 9 October 2023

IMPORTANT: Applications not submitted to the AGRS prior to the internal deadline are not guaranteed to receive University certification prior to the external application close date