PhD Scholarship Program

The SOLVE-CHD PhD Scholarship Program fosters excellence amongst postgraduate candidates undertaking research in Cardivascular Rehabilitation and Secondary Prevention field. Our scholarships provide successful candidates opportunity to work with leading researchers across our partner universities. 

Scholarship Information



Applications at the University of Sydney are now open 

Primary Scholarship 

Supplementary Scholarship 

Applications at the Deakin University is now open 

HDR Scholarship

SOLVE-CHD PhD scholarships provide successful candidates with an opportunity to work with leading researchers. 

Candidates will undertake their PhD studies at one of the SOLVE-CHD Grant participating universities: the University of Sydney, the University of Western Australian and Deakin University. 

There are two scholarship streams.

  • Primary PhD Scholarships are available for domestic and international applicants with an outstanding track record of academic achievement and research potential. Successful candidates will undertake a full-time PhD program at one of the three partner universities.
  • Supplementary PhD Scholarships are available for excellent applicants currently undertaking a full-time PhD program at one of the three partner universities.
Applicant must be willing to undertake research closely in line with the aim of SOLVE-CHD program, a list of priority research topics can be found here. Primary supervisor must be one of the CIs in the SOLVE-CHD Synergy Grant team