Institute for Health & Ageing

Student Opportunities: PhD Scholarships

Student Opportunities: PhD Scholarships

Institute for Health and Ageing

PhD Scholarship Opportunities


Australian Government Research Training Program Stipend Scholarships

ACU is currently calling for applications for Australian Government Research Training Program Stipend Scholarships.  For further information on these opportunities and how to apply, see the ACU Research page and look for information under the Research Training Program Scholarships heading.


Research Projects at IHA

The Institute for Health and Ageing is interested in hearing from PhD candidates interested in the priority areas of:

-musculoskeletal health (contact:

-neighbourhood environment and ageing (contact:

-building design for ageing populations (contact:

-urban spaces and active ageing (contact:

If you are considering applying for a Research Training Program Stipend Scholarships in these areas, please contact the relevant supervisors listed above.

For more information:

please contact

Dr David Sandall,
Senior Manager Research Development
Institute for Health & Ageing
+61 (3) 9230 8132


Studying at the Institute for Health and Ageing 

The Institute for Health & Ageing, ACU provides a dynamic and supportive environment for PhD candidates interested in pursuing projects with a focus on health and ageing.  The work of the Institute recognises that positive ageing does not occur in isolation, and that living long and living well depends upon a range of factors including living environments.  IHA draws on the multi-disciplinary expertise of our academics to undertake innovative and sustainable research that makes a positive difference to the lives of older people.