SYDNEY LAW SCHOOL RESEARCH SCHOLARSHIPS


Cooke, Cooke and Godfrey Postgraduate Research Law Scholarship

The terms and conditions of this scholarship is currently under review.

Background:

The Cooke, Cooke and Godfrey Postgraduate Research Law Scholarship provides financial support to outstanding PhD candidates.

Open to: Open to commencing, full-time domestic and international applicants seeking to be admitted to a PhD at the Sydney Law School.
  Currently enrolled candidates who have already commenced their PhD at the Sydney Law School are eligible, but preference will be given to commencing candidates who hold an offer of admission.
  Applicants must commence their studies in the year for which the offer is made. No deferment of enrolment or the scholarship is allowed.
Value:

$35,000

Duration:  Tenable for the normal full-time duration of the degree (3.5 years). Periods of research already undertaken towards the degree prior to the commencement of the award will be deducted from the maximum period of tenure.
Open Date:  September
Close Date:  October
Conditions:  Read more 

The Julian Small Scholarship

The terms and conditions of this scholarship is currently under review.

Background:

The Julian Small Scholarship provides research grants to promote and foster study, research and development of the law relating to employment, workplace law and industrial relations in Australia.

Open to: Open to commencing, fulltime domestic and international applicants seeking to be admitted to a PhD or LLM by research degree, at the Sydney Law School, in order to undertake study in the discipline of labour law (encompassing employment law, industrial relations, workplace health and safety and workplace discrimination).
  Currently enrolled students, who have already commenced a PhD or LLM by research in the discipline of labour law are eligible to apply for this scholarship, but preference will be given to commencing students who hold an offer of admission.
  Applicants must commence their studies in the year for which the offer is made.  No deferment is allowed.
  This scholarship may be held in conjunction with other scholarships such as the RTP (formerly APA).
Value:

$35,000 for a PhD candidate

$15,000 for a LLM by research candidate

Duration:  Scholarships are awarded for the normal full time duration of the degree (1.5 years in the case of an LLM by Research; 3.5 years in the case of a PhD).
Open Date:  September
Close Date:  October
Conditions:  Read more 

The Reca Stone Scholarship in Legal Theory

Background:

This scholarship was established to support an exemplary postgraduate research student working in the field of legal theory.

Open to: Scholarship shall be available to fulltime postgraduate students enrolled in a research degree in the Faculty of Law.
  One scholarship shall be offered each year subject to the availability of funds and shall be tenable for one year. The holder of a scholarship is entitled to apply again for the scholarship in competition with other applicants.
   Scholarship may be held in conjunction with other scholarships or awards.
Value: $10,000
Duration:  Tenable for 1 year with the possibility of extension upon application in suitable cases.
Open Date:  October
Close Date: June
Conditions:  Read more

The Walter Reid Scholarship

Background:

The Walter Edward Reid scholarship has been established to award a research scholarship to provide "a brilliant student in the Sydney Law School... an opportunity to do original work abroad" in one or more of the following subjects: Constitutional Law, Legal History or Law of Property or such other professional subjects as the School may determine.

Open to: Open to postgraduate students enrolled in a research degree at the University of Sydney Law School.
  The scholarship may be held in conjunction with other scholarships or awards.
  The purpose of the scholarship is to assist an exemplary postgraduate research student undertake original work abroad.
Value: Up to $7,000
Duration:  One-off 
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Close Date:  31 July
Conditions:  Read more