Faculty of Science

Postgraduate Research Excellence Award


The Division of Natural Sciences is offering postgraduate research excellence awards to outstanding international students wishing to undertake a research doctorate degree (PhD) in the Division of Natural Sciences.

Open to: Graduates of a degree equivalent to an Australian Bachelor’s degree with Honours in Science (or relevant discipline area), at a non-Australian international university. The final year of the degree must include at least 25% research
  Graduates who have achieved results in the top 10% of their university studies from a leading research institution
  Graduates who are not an Australian or New Zealand citizen or who hold permanent residency in Australia
  Graduates must be commencing postgraduate study at the University of Sydney for the first time with support from a Faculty of Science Research Supervisor for both the research project and scholarship
  Applicants can not be in receipt of any other tuition fee scholarship;
  Applicants must commence study at the University of Sydney by the date stipulated in the candidature offer letter.
Value: The scholarship will cover international student tuition fees and provide a stipend at the current Research Training Program (former APA) rate.
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