Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this version of the document. It also contains information contact details for the subject matter expert.  To the right, a brief summary of the changes between this and the previous version is provided.

Higher Degree by Research Scholarship Policy

Status Current
Effective Date 7th March 2018
Review Date 7th March 2021
Approval Authority Academic Senate
Approval Date 7th March 2018
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Enquiries Contact Sherelle Charge
Manager Operations - UON Graduate Research
+61 2 49854454

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

4 February 2019:  Minor Administrative Amendment, Senior Deputy Vice Chancellor Research and Innovation amended to Deputy Vice Chancellor Research and Innovation, following positional changes within the University. Approved by Director, Assurance Services.


This version of the document was current at the time the new UON Policy Library launched. For all intents and purposes, this version is reflective of the version that was approved, published and in effect at the time the new Policy Library was launched. In migrating the document to the new Policy Library it was subjected to reformatting, including the application of a new numbering system.


The following information details the history of changes to the document prior to its publication in the new UON Policy Library: 


25 October 2018:  Minor administrative amendment to Clause 78, removal of “RTP”. 


7 March 2018: The 50:50 scholarship has been discontinued, as well as changes to funding sources able to contribute to HDR scholarships.



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