Clinical Psychology Scholarship (CPS)

Applications are now closed.

Clinical psychology scholarships support students applying to commence or already enrolled in a clinical psychology postgraduate course in Australia. Only these students can apply for this scholarship. The applicant’s course must satisfy the Psychology Board of Australia “Area of practice endorsement registration standards”.  It is the responsibility of the applicant to choose an eligible course. Please visit  AHPRA website to ensure the proposed postgraduate study meets AHPRA registration standards.

Expected applications timeline for 2016 funding round

Application period 2 December 2015 to 08 January 2016
Assessment period 09 January 2016 to 31 January 2016
Applicants notified by e-mail 03 February 2016
Due date to accept the scholarship offer 3 March 2016

The scholarship offer is conditional on the candidate securing a place in an eligible course.

If you receive a conditional scholarship offer and have not secured a place in a program you can provisionally accept the offer whilst waiting for second round places to be made by the universities.  If you do not secure candidature in an eligible program you cannot defer the scholarship.

A conditional offer will be sent by email to successful candidates and required to be accepted (or provisionally accepted) by the due date otherwise the offer is forfeited.

Applicants that are offered a scholarship but do not secure candidature in an eligible course are asked to notify the scholarship office so that the next applicant on the order of merit can be offered the scholarship.