Applications are open for Round 3 of the National Industry PhD Program 

Applications for Industry PhD scholarships have opened today for candidates wanting to undertake industry-focused research projects and develop the knowledge and skills to better translate university research into new products and services. 

The National Industry PhD Program is part of a $296 million government initiative to build a foundation of research talent skilled in university-industry collaboration and harness the world-class research Australian universities are known for.

Thirty-two research projects were funded under Round 1 and 40 projects were awarded funding under Round 2.  

Applications for Round 3 close on 15 March 2024.

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