Support your study with a scholarship – many of our graduates were awarded prestigious scholarships, including: Keqin Jia, Judy Fleiter, Ahsan Kayani, Oscar Oviedo-Trespalacios, Atiyeh Vaezipour, Teodora Stefanova and Suhaila Abdul Hanan.

Please contact CARRS-Q to discuss current scholarship opportunities.

CARRS-Q Scholarships

CARRS-Q encourages current and future students to apply during the QUT annual research scholarship round: OPEN in September 2019.

CARRS-Q Scholarships will be advertised when available.

Current Scholarship Opportunites: iMOVE

CARRS-Q research partner iMOVE has now opened its Industry PhD Program for applications.

Click here for more information.

QUT Scholarships

Find a Scholarship helps you discover the research scholarship that is right for you, and provides information on all currently available scholarships.

The QUT annual research scholarship round will open in September 2019; click here for more details.

Applying to study with CARRS-Q

We welcome applicants from all disciplines, particularly psychology, engineering, public health, business, computer science and social sciences. Experience in road safety or injury prevention research is an added advantage but not essential.

  • All applicants should meet QUT’s admission criteria (PDF file, 98.47 KB)
  • The PhD program may start at a time of your choosing – starting your research at the beginning of an academic semester whist not compulsory, can be advantageous
  • CARRS-Q has a particular outreach to rural and remote regions of Queensland and welcomes applicants enrolling in a distance education format of their PhD program
  • A full time PhD scholarship provides a stipend (tax exempt, indexed annually) over 3 years, full project support and mentoring. The payment amount will vary, depending on the type of scholarship
  • Other useful links:

International students: Educational and Professional Development opportunities:

The following is a guide to opportunities for prospective international students.

  • The Australian Government’s Australia Awards website provides information on scholarships available by country of citizenship.
  • Australia Awards – Africa  – Australian Development Scholarships and short-term awards open to a number of African nations, for study in Australia.
  • Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships – Opportunities for high achieving students, researchers and fellows to undertake study and research collaboration in the Asia-Pacific region. These awards support access to new knowledge, build research networks and help address regional skills needs. Endeavour Awards are open to all fields of study, with selection based on merit and highly competitive.
  • Australia Award Fellowships  – Targets current and future leaders and mid-career professionals in a position to advance priority foreign affairs and development issues on their return home.
  • Australia Award Scholarships  – Aim to contribute to the long term development needs of Australia’s partner countries in line with bilateral and regional agreements. They provide opportunities for people from developing countries, particularly those countries located in the Indo-Pacific region, to undertake full time undergraduate or postgraduate study at participating Australian universities.


Education & International Development Officer: or +61 7 3138 4905.