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Our scholarships build research-informed public policy capability and leadership through postgraduate research and coursework programs, professional development and networking opportunities


Sir Roland Wilson Scholarship

Full pay PhD scholarships for Australian public servants

Sir Roland Wilson Pat Turner Scholarship

Full pay postgraduate scholarships for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australian public servants

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Annual Secretaries Dinner
10 November 2020

Annual Secretaries Dinner

Our formal celebration of scholar and alumni achievements, attended by APS Secretaries, ANU/CDU executive and senior faculty.
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30 July 2020

Sir Roland Wilson Foundation Scholar Symposium: transformative data

Big data presents opportunities for governments to develop useful policy and tailor services.

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07 July 2020

Sir Roland Wilson Foundation Scholar Symposium: knowledge mobilisation

Evidence-based policy or policy-based evidence?

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The Sir Roland Wilson Foundation is a partnership between The Australian National University, Charles Darwin University and the Australian Public Service.

The Sir Roland Wilson Foundation acknowledges First Australians
and recognises their continuous connection to country, community and culture.