Faculty Postgraduate Research Scholarships available

7 October 2011

The awards are for full-time postgraduate study leading to a higher degree by research and thesis and are tenable for up to two years for a Master of Philosophy, and three years for a PhD candidate. Applicants must be graduates, graduants or persons holding equivalent qualifications who are eligible for admission to candidature for a higher degree. The scholarhip was valued at $22,500 per annum (tax free) in 2010. A maintenance allowance is available on a competitive basis and there is a thesis allowance.

In addition, under the University's Postgraduate Research Support Scheme, funds will be made available each year to assist postgraduate research student to, amongst other things, attend conferenced or visit specialist libraries and laboratories. The funds under this scheme will be awarded on a competitive basis and an application will be required.

Candidature must commence in February or March.

Faculty Postgraduate Research Scholarships applications are available from the Coordinator, Postgraduate Services.

Applications close 31 October.

Contact: Ms Pamela Stern

Phone: + 61 2 8627 1002 OR +61 2 8627 1099 (FAX)

Email: 03053d1d1f331c4a1f2b2634293a302d141d1f6228310c765422