Australian Postgraduate Award

Prize: Postgraduate Scholarship


The Australian Postgraduate Awards (APA) was a scholarship, founded by the Australian Federal Government, designed to support postgraduate research training, which was awarded to students of "exceptional research potential". The allocation each tertiary institution received was based in part on its overall research performance.

The grant of the award was very competitive and based on the student achieving a minimum of first class honours or equivalent.
Degree of recognitionNational
Granting OrganisationsThe University of Western Australia, Australia