FACULTY OF ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES RESEARCH SCHOLARSHIPS

Department of Classics and Ancient History

Sydney School of Education and Social Work

School of Languages and Cultures

School of Literature, Art and Media

School of Social and Political Sciences


Department of Classics and Ancient History

The Coleman-Hilton Scholarship at the British School at Rome

Background:

The Coleman-Hilton Scholarship enables an outstanding postgraduate student in the Department of Classics and Ancient History to focus on a concentrated period of research whilst in residency at the British School at Rome (BSR).

Open to: Open to Australian citizens or Australian permanent residents enrolled full-time in a Doctor of Philosophy in the Department of Classics and Ancient History at the University of Sydney.
  Applicants must be engaged in archaeological, historical, or literary research on some aspect of the Roman Empire up until AD 476.
  The scholarship is targeted at PhD students who are in the penultimate or final year of their studies.
Value:

$30,000 for residential costs at British School at Rome (BSR)

Duration:  6 month period
Open Date:  August
Close Date:  August
Conditions:  Read more

Sydney School of Education and Social Work

Raymond L Debus Bequest Scholarship

Background:

Established in 2017 by a bequest from Raymond L. Debus, the scholarships have been established to support students pursue advanced studies or research in the field of education either in Australia or overseas.

Open to: Open to higher degree by research students who are graduates of the Sydney School of Education and Social Work (formerly Faculty of Education and Social Work) and;
  Are currently enrolled in the Sydney School of Education and Social Work.
  Open to honours students currently enrolled in the Bachelor of Education Honours Program at the Sydney School of Education and Social Work who demonstrate academic merit with average marks eligible for the honours program.
  All applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents.
Value:

$3,000 for undergraduates

$6,000 for postgraduates

Duration:  1 year 
Open Date:  March
Close Date:  28 April
Conditions:  Read more

School of Languages and Cultures

The Raymond Hsu Scholarship

Background:

The Raymond Hsu Scholarship supports postgraduate research students in Chinese studies, Chinese literature, or Chinese linguistics.

Open to: The scholarship is open to students enrolled in the Department of Chinese Studies at the University of Sydney who are in their final stage of a Master of Arts (Research), Master of Philosophy (MPhil) or Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and are on track to complete and submit their thesis within the normal candidacy period (two full-time years for Masters or four years full-time for PhD or part-time equivalent).
  Students who have obtained a University of Sydney scholarship or external scholarship providing a living allowance such as an Australian Postgraduate Award during their candidature are not eligible to apply.
Value:

$6,500

Duration:  1 year 
Open Date:  January
Close Date:  February
Conditions:  Read more

Rev. and Mrs F.W.A. Roberts Scholarship

Background:

The Reverend and Mrs F.W.A. Roberts Scholarship supports students undertaking post a higher degree in research through the Department of English at the University of Sydney.

Open to: Open to graduates holding the degree of Bachelor of Arts from the University with first class honours in English or Australian Literature who enrol in a course of advanced study leading to a higher degree in research through the Department of English at the University of Sydney.
Value:

$5,000

Duration:  Tenable for up to 2 years for Masters candidates.
  Tenable for up to 3.5 years for doctorate candidates.
Open Date:  No application required
Conditions:  Read more

Greek Heritage Scholarship - Modern Greek Studies

Background:

The Greek Heritage Scholarship assists postgraduate students undertaking research in Modern Greek Studies.

Open to: Open to full-time candidates enrolled in a postgraduate research degree in the Department of Modern Greek.
Value:

$5,000

Duration:  Tenable for up to 1 year 
Open Date:  No application required
Conditions:  Read more


School of Literature, Art and Media

Kenneth Reed Postgraduate Research Scholarship in English

Background:

The Kenneth Reed Postgraduate Research Scholarship promotes and encourages postgraduate research in English Literature.

Open to: Open to candidates who have accepted an offer to commence a full-time research doctorate degree (PhD) in English at the University of Sydney. The Department of English may approve a part-time scholarship where an applicant is able to demonstrate significant caring responsibilities, a medical condition or a disability which limits student’s capacity to undertake full-time study.
  Candidates must not be receiving an equivalent award, scholarship or salary providing a benefit greater than 75% of the scholarship stipend rate. (Salary for work unrelated to the student’s research is not subject to this limit).
  Scholarships will not be awarded to applicants who have completed a degree at the same, or higher level as the proposed candidature.
Value: $24,000 per year
Duration:  Tenable for up to 3 years
Open Date:  No application required
Conditions:  Read more


School of Social and Political Sciences

Carlyle Greenwell Completion Scholarship

Background:

The Carlyle Greenwell Completion Scholarship supports student research, field work and original literary work in Anthropology.

Open to: Applicants must be on track to complete and submit their thesis within the term of the scholarship and within the four years candidacy period (or part-time equivalent).
  Applicants must not in receipt of any other living expenses or scholarship support for the period applied for.
Value: Yearly equivalent of the Research Training Program
Duration:  6 months
Open Date:  No application required
Conditions:  Read more