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487 Scholarship type code


A code which identifies the scholarship type code


Version: 4.1
First year: 2017
Last year: -
Element name: Scholarship type code

Code format:

Data Type: Alphanumeric
Units: Code (alphanumeric)
Width: 2


00​ Not a scholarship indicated below​
06​ Indigenous Staff Scholarship
08 A student receiving a Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend
09​ A student receiving a Research Training Program (RTP) Fees Offset, but not receiving a RTP Stipend

Coding notes

  1. With the implementation of new arrangements for the research block grants, from 1 January 2017 these codes are only to be used for revisions or retrospective reporting.
    • 01 Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) Scheme funded by the department
    • 02 International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS) Scheme
    • 07 Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) and International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS)
  2. Students coded as 08 can be in receipt of a RTP Stipend either solely or in addition to a RTP Fees Offset.
  3. RTP Stipend and RTP Fees Offset are as defined in the Opens in a new window: Commonwealth Scholarships Guidelines (Research) 2017.

Please refer to the glossary for further information about terminology used in this document.

Input files

Higher Education Student:

  • Enrolment (EN)
  • Enrolment Revisions (ER)
  • Past Course Completions (PS)

Change History

Details of all versions of this data element can be found on its supporting information page.

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