Satellite Comms scholarships offer $10K top-up

Two $10,000 top-ups are offered to students undertaking an Research Degree in Satellite Communications

Applications close 31 October

Future earth observation satellites require gigabit data rates for high resolution imagery. This project will design satellite and earth station equipment using novel signal processing and coding algorithms to provide excellent spectral efficiency and lower bit error rates over realistic satellite links.

Area of research

Satellite Communications, compensation techniques for non-linear satellite communications channels. High bandwidth Satcom channels with non linear amplifiers.


Two top-ups are available for students (Masters or PhD) on an APA.

This scholarship is available to domestic students only.


$10,000 per annum top-up to students on an APA for three years with a possible 6-month extension (doctoral candidates) or two years (masters by research candidates).

How to apply

Indicate your interest when applying online

Contact for more information

Prof Bill Cowley +61 8 830 23858