The CUPS provides an annual living allowance of $22,860 (2011 value). This stipend is indexed annually and is tax-free unless taken on a part-time basis. The CUPS also provides a thesis allowance; and a relocation allowance for successful applicants who relocate from another Australian state to take up the award*. Curtin University Postgraduate Scholarships (CUPS) are awarded to students of exceptional research potential undertaking a higher degree by research (HDR) in 2012.
-be an Australian or New Zealand Citizen; -or be an Australian Permanent Resident; – and have completed four years of higher education studies at a high level of achievement; -hold, or expect to obtain, First Class Honours or equivalent results; -be enrolled in or accepted to enrol in a Higher Degree by Research as a full-time student in 2011.