ATN-LATAM Research Scholarship Scheme

About this scholarship

This scholarship is suspended for the remainder of 2020 and will be re-considered in 2021.

The Australian Technology Network (ATN) is pleased to announce the ATN-LATAM Research Scholarship Scheme.

This will provide a minimum of 8 scholarships for eligible applicants to undertake PhD research at one of the five ATN universities in Australia. These are:

  • Curtin University,
  • University of South Australia,
  • University of Technology Sydney (UTS), and
  • RMIT University.


The scholarship provides:

  • Full research tuition fees scholarship for 3 years with possible extension to 3.5 years
  • Stipend valued at a minimum of AUD 30,000 pa for 3 years with possible extension to 3.5 years
  • Contribution to removal costs to Australia
  • Health insurance 

Awardees who apply by the 31st August each year must be able to commence study in the following year.


Applicants must:

  • be a citizen of one of the following countries: Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, Paraguay, Uruguay or Mexico, and
  • meet UniSA’s standard PhD entry and admission requirements

Selection will be merit based.

Full details on eligibility for selection are available at: 

Application and Closing Date

Applications are currently suspended.

Find information on how to apply here. Please ensure you mention this scheme in your application.

The Australian Technology Network of Universities (ATN) brings together five of the most innovative and enterprising universities in Australia and is recognised as a global leader of a new generation of universities focused on industry collaboration, real-world research with real-world impact and produce work-ready graduates to become global thinkers in business and the community. Further information is available at