At a glance

Available to: 
Future Student
Level of study: 
Postgraduate Research
Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens
Award value:
$30,000 per year for three years
Applications open: 
3 July 2017
Applications close: 
4 September 2017
  • Eligibility

    To be eligible to apply for a PhD scholarship, you must:

    • be an Australian citizen or have permanent residency status
    • have obtained an Australian Bachelor’s Degree with Honours (or equivalent qualification) in a relevant area of study including science, medicine or health related field within:
      • the last five years, or
      • the last ten years if you are a recent medical graduate with further clinical training for fellowship to a specialist medical college[1].

    [1] for a list of specialist medical colleges visit: 

    Applicants must also meet the requirements of the university, including all the conditions for admission to the research higher degree program and be nominated by the enrolling school or institute. 

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