FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES SCHOLARSHIPS

Engineering and Information Technologies Research Scholarship

Background: Funded by the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies at the University of Sydney, this Scholarship was established to encourage and support outstanding Higher Degree Research (HDR) students within the Faculty.
Open to:

Candidates must have an unconditional offer of admission for full-time enrolment in a PhD program or an unconditional offer of admission for full-time enrolment in a Master’s by Research program with the intent to transfer to PhD after satisfactory completion of the first Progress Review interview within the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies at the University of Sydney. 

Candidates must apply and meet the eligibility requirements for the Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarships. 

Candidates cannot be in receipt of an RTP or equivalent primary scholarship.

Value:

The Scholarship will provide an annual stipend allowance equivalent to the minimum Research Training Program (RTP) stipend rate (indexed on 1 January each year).

Academic course fees and the Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF) are provided for successful international recipients.

Duration

Stipend allowance will be provided for up to three years, subject to satisfactory academic performance. Recipients may request up to a six-month extension.

Academic course fees and the Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF) will be provided for up to 12 research periods, subject to satisfactory academic performance. Recipients may request up to a 2 research-period extension.

To Apply: Ongoing - To be considered for this Scholarship, applicants must apply for a Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship.

For more information on the RTP Stipend Scholarship application process please see the following link.

The Scholarship is awarded subjected to funding availability.
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FH Loxton Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Background: This Scholarship was established under the will of F.H. Loxton, who bequeathed a portion of his income for the purpose of establishing and maintaining scholarships for students at or graduates of the University of Sydney, in particular in the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. 

An opportunity is available for an outstanding PhD scholar undertaking research offered by the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.

Open to: Applicants must be a domestic student, with an unconditional offer of admission for full-time studies in a PhD at the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, within the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies at the University of Sydney.

Eligible applicants who applied for Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend scholarship will be automatically considered. 

In the instance when additional funding is available, the scholarship may open for application for those who have not been considered in the RTP Stipend scholarship process.

Value: The Scholarship will provide an annual stipend allowance equivalent to the minimum RTP (Research Training Program rate (indexed to the RTP rate on January One each year).
Duration Up to three years, subject to satisfactory academic performance. The recipient may apply for an extension of up to 6 months.
To Apply: To be considered for this Scholarship, applicants must apply for an RTP Scholarship.

A separate application is not required.

The Scholarship is awarded subjected to funding availability.
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Peter Nicol Russell Postgraduate Scholarship in Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering

Background:

This Scholarship was established in 1896 from a gift from Sir Peter Nicol Russell which later became known as the Peter Nicol Russell Bequest.


The Scholarship is to encourage students to study a Masters by Research or PhD in mechanical engineering in the School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering at the University of Sydney.

Open to:

Applicants must be a current full-time Master by Research or PhD student or have an unconditional full-time admission offer to study a Masters by Research or PhD in mechanical and mechatronic engineering within the School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and IT, at the University of Sydney.

Applicants who currently hold or have applied for a Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship will be automatically considered. No separate application is required.

 Value: The Scholarship will provide an annual stipend supplementary allowance of $5,000 per annum (fixed amount).  
 Duration:

Up to three years for PhD students and up to two years for Masters by Research students, subject to satisfactory academic performance.


The PhD recipient may apply for an extension of up to 6 months. No extension is possible for a Master by Research recipient.

 To Apply: To be considered for this Scholarship, applicants must apply for an RTP Scholarship.

A separate application is not required.

The Scholarship is awarded subjected to funding availability.
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Lawrence & Betty Browne PhD Research Scholarship in Civil Engineering

Background: Funded by the gift from Mr Lawrence Browne and Ms Betty Browne in 2011, the Lawrence and Betty Browne PhD Research Scholarship in Civil Engineering was established to support PhD students undertaking research in structural and bridge engineering in the School of Civil Engineering.

Open to:

Applicants must have an unconditional offer of admission for full-time studies in a PhD within the School of Civil Engineering at the University of Sydney, and be willing to undertake research in the field of structural and bridge engineering.

Applicants must also hold an Honours degree (First Class or Second Class upper) or a Master's degree in a related field with a substantial research component.

Value: The Scholarship will provide an annual stipend allowance equivalent to the current year RTP rate (indexed on January 1 each year).
Duration: Up to three years with up to a 6 month extension.
Opens: Closed
Closes: Closed
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R.W. McKenzie Supplementary Scholarship in Aeronautical Science and Technology

Background: As part of the mission of the RW McKenzie Resource Centre for Teaching and Research in Aeronautical Science and Technology, a scholarship for the encouragement of higher education in aeronautical engineering is offered for a candidate for a higher degree in the School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering. From 2009, the scholarship is offered as supplementary scholarships to holders of an Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) or equivalent award.
Open to: The scholarship shall be by application and open to graduates of the University of Sydney or to any other person eligible for admission to candidature for a higher degree in the University of Sydney and hold or expect to hold an RTP Stipend (formerly APA) or equivalent award.
 Value: Equivalent to the RTP Stipend (formerly APA), tenable for a maximum of 3 years.
 Opens: Closed 
 Closes: Closed 
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Norman I Price Scholarship

Background: To assist students undertaking research in the School of Electrical and Information Engineering, a scholarship has been established to support the living costs of students while completing their studies.

Open to:

The Scholarship is open to students currently enrolled in full-time a masters by research or PhD within the School of Electrical and Information Engineering at the University of Sydney.

Applicants must have published one peer reviewed research article and have successfully passed their probation period.  

Value:

The Scholarship will provide an annual stipend of $6,000 per annum (fixed rate).

Where the successful recipient is in receipt of an alternative primary scholarship which also provides a stipend payment, this Scholarship will become a supplementary stipend payment.  

Duration:

1 year only

Opens: July 2019
Closes: Closed
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Dr Jennifer Foong Scholarship for Biomedical Research

Background:

A unique opportunity is available for an outstanding PhD scholar in the area of biomedical research.

 

This scholarship is funded by a gift from Dr Jennifer Mun-Yum Foong and Mr Kim Yee.
Open to:

1. This Scholarship is offered subject to the applicant having an unconditional offer of admission or being currently enrolled for full-time studies in a PhD at the University of Sydney.

  2. Applicants must be willing to undertake and have previous research experience in biomedical research, in particular research into biomedical engineering and technology.
  3. Applicants must complete the following tasks to be considered for this Scholarship:
 
  • apply for the Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship, and
  • complete an Online Form detailing your willingness to undertake biomedical research, in particular research into biomedical engineering and technology and previous research experience in the area.
Value and Duration:

The Scholarship will provide a minimum stipend allowance equivalent of the Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship rate per annum (indexed on 1 January each year) for up to three years, subject to satisfactory academic performance.

  The recipient may apply for an extension of up to 6 months.
Further Information Terms and Conditions
Application Information:  To be considered for this Scholarship applicants must apply for a Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship and complete the Online Form.
  For more information on the RTP Stipend Scholarship application process please see the following link.
 

 

Closing Date:  Closed

The University of Sydney Nano Institute Student Ambassador Scholarship

Background: Sydney Nano is an interdisciplinary centre within The University of Sydney with the objective of undertaking world class research and development in nanoscience, supporting education of future generations, and engaging with a range of stakeholders through outreach programs. Secondary Scholarships are being offered to postgraduate students who can contribute towards the goals of Sydney Nano through its outreach programs, giving visibility to the study of nanoscience in innovative and creative ways. The expectation is that the Student Ambassadors will bring their own unique individual skills and knowledge and at the same time benefit by:
  1. developing an in-depth understanding of the interdisciplinary nature of nanoscience and its current and potential contributions to society,
  2. producing artifacts and being involved in activities which will add to their professional portfolio,
  3. cultivating The University of Sydney graduate qualities.
Open to: The Scholarship shall be awarded at the postgraduate level to an applicant who is a full-time candidate currently enrolled in a higher research degree within the University of Sydney (at PhD level) working in the areas of nanoscale science and technology, preferably multi-disciplinary.

The applicants must be the holder of a Primary Stipend Scholarship for eg. RTP or equivalent.

Applicants must be a Participant of Sydney Nano.

Scholarship will be awarded subject to the applicant getting a valid Working with Children Check.

Value and Duration: The Scholarship is valued at $5000 p.a and is tenable for two years and cannot be extended.

The Scholarship amount will be paid as one-off payment each year after the census date.

Application Process: Submit an online form on the Sydney Nano SharePoint site which includes:
  • Name and title, affiliation, supervisory team
  • CV
  • undergraduate academic transcript
  • Outline of why engagement in the outreach activities of Sydney Nano is of interest
  • Prior experience in outreach activities and/or science communications
  • What skillset do you bring and what do you want to develop
  • letter of support from respective supervising Member
Opens: 1 May 2019
Closing Date: 30 May 2019
Application: APPLY NOW
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Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Advanced Search of Cohesive Subgraphs in Big Graphs

Background:

This Scholarship has been established to provide financial assistance to PhD students who are undertaking research in the area of Advanced Search of Cohesive Subgraphs in Big Graphs. This project aims to study advanced cohesive subgraph search as well as design efficient and scalable techniques to conduct such search.

Open to:

The Scholarship is offered subject to the applicant having an unconditional offer of admission or being currently enrolled in full time PhD program within the School of Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies at the University of Sydney.

Applicants must be willing to conduct research into Advanced Search of Cohesive Subgraphs in Big Graphics. 

Applicants must complete the following tasks to be considered for this Scholarship:

  • apply for the Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship, and
  • complete an Online Form detailing your willingness to undertake research into Advanced Search of Cohesive Subgraphs in Big Graphics.

Value and Duration:

The Scholarship will provide a stipend allowance of $27,596 (fixed amount) per annum for up to three years, subject to satisfactory academic performance. The recipient may apply for an extension of up to six months.

Academic course fees may, subject to funding availability, be provided to an outstanding international applicant, for up to twelve research periods, subject to satisfactory academic performance. The recipient may apply for an extension of up to two research periods.

Application Information:

To be considered for this Scholarship applicants must complete this ONLINE FORM and apply for a Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship.

For more information on the RTP Stipend Scholarship application process please see the following link.

Closing Date: 3 June 2019 at 11.59 PM
Results:  Outcomes will be provided within eight to twelve weeks from the Scholarship closing date. 
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CRCP Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Smart Linings for Pipe and Infrastructure

Background:

Funded by the Cooperative Research Centre Projects (CRCP) this Scholarship has been established to assist Master’s by Research or PhD students undertaking research in the area of Smart Lining for Pipe and Infrastructure. This research will explore the performance of protective coatings against microbiologically induced corrosion in wastewater pipes and related infrastructure.

The successful candidates will join a multi-disciplinary team in undertaking field and laboratory experiments. This project will be located in the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies, University of Sydney. 

Open to:

Applicants must be an Australian citizen, New Zealand citizen or an Australian permanent resident with an unconditional offer of admission for full-time studies in a Master’s by Research or PhD within the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Sydney, and be willing to undertake research in the field of Smart Linings for Pipe and Infrastructure. International students will be also considered.

Applicants must hold an Honours degree (First Class or Second Class upper) in Engineering and/or Science or equivalent or have completed a four-year degree with an outstanding record of professional and/or research achievements since graduation.

Applicant will be supervised by Associate Professor Marjorie Valix.

Applicants must complete the following tasks to be considered for this Scholarship:

  • apply for the Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship, and  
  • complete an Online Form detailing your willingness to undertake research in the area of Smart Linings for Pipe and Infrastructure.

Value and Duration:

The Scholarship will provide an annual stipend allowance of $32,304 (fixed amount) for up to three years for PhD applicants and for up to two years for Master by Research applicants. The PhD recipient may apply for an extension of up to 6 months. No extension is possible for a Master by Research recipient.

Academic course fees may, subject to funding availability, be provided to a successful international applicant for up to twelve research periods for PhD applicants and for up to eight research periods for Master by Research applicants. The PhD recipient may apply for an extension of up to two research periods. No extension is possible for a Master by Research recipient.

Where the successful recipient is in receipt of an alternative primary stipend scholarship, this Scholarship will become a supplementary annual stipend payment of $10,000 (fixed amount) for the same duration as the primary scholarship.

Application Information:

To be considered for this Scholarship applicants must complete this ONLINE FORM and apply for a Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship.

For more information on the RTP Stipend Scholarship application process please see the following link.

Closing Date: 3 June 2019 at 11.59 PM
Results: Outcomes will be provided within eight to twelve weeks from the Scholarship closing date. 
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Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Plasma Surface Engineering

Background: Funded by the Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP), these Scholarships have been established to provide financial assistance to PhD students who are undertaking research in the Applied Plasma Physics and Surface Engineering Research Group at the University of Sydney.

These Scholarships are for research on the development of functional materials with high surface-area-to-volume for biomedical applications through one of the Group’s projects. The successful applicant will carry out his/her PhD project in a multidisciplinary research environment with national and international collaborations.

Open to: The Scholarship is offered subject to the applicant having an unconditional offer of admission for full-time PhD studies within the School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies at the University of Sydney.

Applicants must be willing to conduct research in one or more of the specified projects areas in Plasma Surface Engineering.

Applicants must also hold an Honours degree or a Master’s degree, or equivalent in one or more of the following fields: Chemistry, Physics, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Material Science and Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, or related disciplines.

Applicants must also demonstrate excellent scientific writing skills through journal publications and communication skills.

Applicants should be highly self-motivated and be able to work effectively within a multidisciplinary research team.

Applicants must complete the following tasks to be considered for this Scholarship:

  • apply for the RTP Stipend Scholarship, and
  • complete an Online Form detailing your willingness to undertake research into one or more of the specified projects areas.
Projects:

Applicants may apply for one or more of the three available projects in Plasma Surface Engineering. Please ensure you read this project description document for additional information.

Value and Duration:

The Scholarship will provide a stipend allowance equivalent $26,694 fixed rate per annum for up to 3 years, subject to satisfactory academic performance. No extension is possible.

Academic course fees may, subject to funding availability, be provided to an outstanding international applicant, for up to twelve research periods, subject to satisfactory academic performance. No extension is possible.

Application Information:

To be considered for this Scholarship applicants must complete this ONLINE FORM and apply for a Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship.

For more information on the RTP Stipend Scholarship application process please see the following link.

Closing Date: 20 June 2019 at 11.59 PM
Results: Outcomes will be provided within eight to twelve weeks from the Scholarship closing date. 
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Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Short Code Design for Mission Critical Communications

Background:

Funded by the Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP), this Scholarship has been established to provide financial assistance to PhD students who are undertaking research in the area of Short Code Design for Mission Critical Communications within the School of Electrical and Information Engineering at the University of Sydney.

The research project aims to develop advanced error control coding techniques for future wireless communication systems.

Open to:

The Scholarship is offered subject to the applicant having an unconditional offer of admission for full-time PhD studies within the School of Electrical and Information Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies at the University of Sydney.

Applicants must be willing to conduct research in the area of Short Code Design for Mission Critical Communications.

Applicants must also hold a Bachelor’s degree or a Master’s degree, or equivalent in a related discipline.

Applicants must complete the following tasks to be considered for this Scholarship:

  • apply for the Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship, and  
  • complete an Online Form detailing your willingness to undertake research in the area of Short Code Design for Mission Critical Communications.

Value and Duration:

The Scholarship will provide an annual stipend allowance equivalent to the minimum Research Training Program (RTP) stipend rate (indexed on 1 January each year) for up to 3 years, subject to satisfactory academic performance. No extension is possible.

Academic course fees may, subject to funding availability, be provided to an outstanding international applicant, for up to twelve research periods, subject to satisfactory academic performance. No extension is possible.

Application Information:

To be considered for this Scholarship applicants must complete this ONLINE FORM and apply for a Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship.

For more information on the RTP Stipend Scholarship application process please see the following link.

Closing Date: 26 June 2019 at 11.59 PM
Results: Outcomes will be provided within eight to twelve weeks from the Scholarship closing date. 
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Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Cyber Security Research and Engagement

Background:

The University of Sydney is well-known for its world class research on characterising and exposing cyber risks through empirical studies, developing AI and machine learning based security solutions, and developing secure systems.

As a member of the NSW Network for Cyber Security Research and Engagement, the University of Sydney is offering two PhD scholarships to students undertaking research in the field of cybersecurity.  

Open to:

The Scholarship is offered subject to the applicant having an unconditional offer of admission to commence a PhD within the School of Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies at the University of Sydney.

Applicants must be willing to conduct research in the field of cybersecurity.

Value:

The Scholarship will provide an annual stipend allowance of $27,500 per annum (fixed rate).

Duration:

Up to three years, subject to satisfactory academic performance. No extension is possible.

Opens: APPLY NOW
Closing Date: 1 July 2019 at 11.59 PM
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Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Plasma Engineering

Background:

This Scholarship has been established to provide financial assistance to PhD students within the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Sydney, who are undertaking research in the field of Plasma Engineering.

The Scholarship is available for five different research projects, all of them in the area of Plasma Engineering.

Open to: The Scholarship is offered subject to the applicant having an unconditional offer of admission for full-time studies in a PhD within the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies at the University of Sydney.

Applicants must be willing to conduct research in one or more of the specified projects areas in Plasma Engineering.

Applicants must also hold an Honours degree or a Master’s degree, or equivalent in a related discipline as required by the specified projects areas in Plasma Engineering.

Applicants must complete the following tasks to be considered for this Scholarship:

  • apply for the Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship, and 
  • complete an Online Form detailing your willingness to undertake research in one or more of the specified projects areas in Plasma Engineering.
Projects:

Applicants may apply for one or more of the five available projects in Plasma Engineering. Please ensure you read this project description document for additional information.

Value and Duration:

The Scholarship will provide an annual stipend allowance equivalent to the minimum Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend rate (indexed on 1 January each year) for up to three years, subject to satisfactory academic performance. The recipient may apply for an extension of up to six months. 

Academic course fees may, subject to funding availability, be provided to an outstanding international applicant, for up to twelve research periods, subject to satisfactory academic performance. The recipient may apply for an extension of up to two research periods.  

Application Information:

To be considered for this Scholarship applicants must complete this ONLINE FORM and apply for a Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship.

For more information on the RTP Stipend Scholarship application process please see the following link.

Closing Date: 1 July 2019 at 11.59 PM
Results: Outcomes will be provided within eight to twelve weeks from the Scholarship closing date.
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ARC Training Centre in Innovative BioEngineering Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Background: A number opportunities are available for outstanding PhD scholars to work in a multidisciplinary research team in a new Australian Research Council (ARC) Training Centre for Innovative BioEngineering (ARC-TCIB).

The purpose of the ARC-TCIB will be to provide the next generation of skilled graduates with technical, translational, commercialisation, and entrepreneurial skills to overcome industry-focused challenges in biomedical engineering.

Open to:

Applicants must be a current full time PhD student, or have applied for Admissions for full-time studies in a PhD, in one of the following Schools at the University of Sydney:

  • the School of Computer Science,
  • the School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, or
  • the School of Electrical and Information Engineering.

Applicants must be willing to undertake research in one or more of the advertised projects and have an approved academic supervisor from the University of Sydney.

Applicants must also hold an Honours degree (First Class or Second Class upper) or a Master's degree in an Engineering or related field with a substantial research component.

Applicants must complete the following tasks to be considered for this Scholarship:

  • apply for the RTP Stipend Scholarship, and
  • complete an Online Form detailing your willingness to undertake research into one or more of the specified projects areas.
Projects:

Applicants may apply for one or more of the eight available projects. Please ensure you read the project description document for additional information.

Project Descriptions for ARC Training Centre in Innovative BioEngineering Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Value and Duration:

The Scholarship will provide an annual stipend allowance of $31,828 per annum (fixed rate) for up to three years, subject to satisfactory academic performance. The recipient may apply for an extension of up to 6 months subject to funding availability.

Academic course fees and the Student Services Amenities Fee (SSAF) may, subject to funding availability, be provided to a successful international applicant only, for up to twelve research periods, subject to satisfactory academic performance. The recipient may apply for an extension of up to two research periods.

Application Information:

To be considered for this Scholarship applicants must complete this ONLINE FORM and apply for a Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship. 

For more information on the RTP Stipend Scholarship application process please see the following link.

Closing Date: Ongoing - applications will close once suitable recipients have been identified.
Results: Outcomes will be provided within eight to twelve weeks from the time your Online Scholarship application form is received.
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Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Novel Graft Fixation for Ligament Reconstruction

Background: A number Funded by the Innovative Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre (IMCRC) and administered by the University of Sydney, this Scholarship has been established to assist PhD students to work in a multidisciplinary research team to overcome industry-focused challenges in biomedical engineering specifically in ligament reconstructive procedures.

The aim of this project is to develop fixation anchors and screws from a novel biodegradable ceramic material using innovative additive manufacturing techniques.

The successful candidate will be joining this industry collaborative project. The successful applicant will be expected to collaborate with these partners, work with engineers in the industrial teams and communicate project progress to key stakeholders. The PhD candidate will have the opportunity to spend time at the Industry facility and may become involved with complementary industry projects, as required.

Open to: Applicants with an unconditional full-time offer to study a PhD in the field of ligament reconstruction research within the School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering at the University of Sydney.

Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in mechanical/Biomedical Engineering with Honours Class I (or equivalent), or a master’s degree in an Engineering field with a substantial research component.

Applicants must have a strong background in materials science and additive manufacturing with an interest in medical product design and development.

Applicants should also have excellent knowledge of 3D CAD software (preferably SolidWorks).

Applicants should have the ability to conduct theoretical analysis and develop test protocols for different bone fixation constructs.

Excellent oral and written communication skills in the English language, with ability to produce progress reports to the IMCRC as required.

Experience in ligament reconstruction and tissue engineering is highly desirable but not mandatory.

Applicants who have already enrolled full-time in a PhD for less than half year of full-time equivalent study load are also eligible to apply. 

As part of the terms of the project, applicants will be required to sign a Deed Poll to assign the Intellectual Property rights (that are created under this project) to the University and subsequently to the Innovative Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre (IMCRC). This is a precondition for participation.

Value:

The Scholarship will provide an annual stipend allowance of $10,000 per annum (fixed rate). 

Duration:

Up to three years, subject to satisfactory academic performance. The recipient may apply for an extension of up to 6 months.

Opens: APPLY NOW
Closing Date: Ongoing - applications will close once suitable recipients have been identified.
Results: Outcomes will be provided within eight to twelve weeks from the time your Online Scholarship application form is received.
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Postgraduate Research Scholarship at the ARC Training Centre for CubeSats, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, and their Applications (CUAVA)

Background: The ARC Training Centre for CubeSats, UAVs, and Their Applications (CUAVA) (The Centre) is providing several scholarships for outstanding PhD scholars within the Faculty of Science or Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies where the focus of their research is aligned with one or more The Centre's projects.

This scholarship is available to support the living costs of students while completing their studies.

Open to: Applicants must have an unconditional offer of admission for full-time studies in a PhD within the Faculty of Science or the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies at the University of Sydney and be willing to undertake research in one of The Centre's specified project areas.

Applicants must also hold an Honours degree (First Class or Second Class Upper) or a Master's degree in a related field with a substantial research component, or equivalent.

Applicants with an Honours degree (Second Class Upper) must also have a history of research aptitude such as scholarly publication in either peer-reviewed national or international journals.

Applicants must also have applied for the Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarship at the University of Sydney.

Applicants must not be engaged in full-time employment or be subject to an obligation with another party to provide that party with any intellectual property rights over the course of their research studies.

Value and Duration: The Stipend Scholarship will provide an annual stipend allowance of $32,788 (indexed to the RTP rate on January One each year) for up to three years, subject to satisfactory academic performance. The recipient may apply for an extension of up to 6 months.

The Supplementary Scholarship will provide an annual stipend supplementary allowance of $5192 per annum (fixed rate) for up to three years, subject to satisfactory academic performance. A six month extension is possible.

Opens: APPLY NOW
Closing Date: Ongoing - applications will close once suitable recipients have been identified.
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The John Makepeace Bennett Gift Scholarship - University of Sydney Nano Institute and the Australian Computing Society

Background: The aim of this Scholarship is to foster research and to recognise and encourage excellence amongst postgraduate candidates working in the fields of nanoscale science and technology at the University of Sydney specifically in the theme of Communications, Computing and Security.

The Scholarship is named in honour of the late Professor John Makepeace Bennett AM, who was the Foundation Professor of Computer Science at the University of Sydney (1961-1986) and the Founding President of the Australian Computer Society (1966-1967).

This Scholarship is funded by the University of Sydney Nano Institute (Sydney Nano) and the Australian Computing Society.

Open to: Applicants must be students currently enrolled in a full-time PhD at the University of Sydney, and be broadly undertaking research in the areas of nanoscale science and technology.

Within the broad field of nanoscale science and technology the applicant must specifically be undertaking research in the Sydney Nano research theme of communications, computing and security.

The applicants must be the holder of a Primary Stipend Scholarship for eg. RTP or equivalent.

Applicants cannot be awarded this Scholarship more than once.

Value and Duration: The Scholarship will provide an annual supplementary stipend (top-up) allowance of $5,000 annum (fixed rate) for up to a maximum of two years, subject to satisfactory academic performance. No extension is possible.

The Selection Committee reserves the right to amend the value and duration awarded depending on funding availability.

Opens: APPLY NOW
Closes: 4 June 2019 at 11:59PM
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