Queensland Centre for Intellectual and Developmental Disability MPhil scholarship: the burden of tuberculous meningitis in Ethiopia


Enrolment status New students, Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students
Level of study Higher Degree by Research
Study area Health and Behavioural Sciences, Medicine
HDR funding type Living stipend scholarship
Scholarship value MPhil: $28,092 per annum tax-free (2020 rate), indexed annually, for two years (24 months) with possible extension up to 28.5 months.
Opening date 9 December 2019
Closing date 23 December 2019


The project will allow an appropriately skilled and qualified candidate  to conduct clinical and epidemiological research on the burden of tuberculous meningitis in his or her country.  It has been established by David Harley in order to provide an opportunity to a talented  student to research a globally significant disease with the aim of improving the health of the Ethiopian people.


To be eligible, you must meet the entry requirements for a higher degree by research.

Applications are closed.

Before you get started

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them.

How to apply

To apply for admission and scholarship, follow the link on the upper right of this page. There is no separate application for scholarship because you will have the opportunity to request scholarship consideration on the application for admission.

Before submitting an application you should:

When you apply, please ensure that under the scholarships and collaborative study section you:

  1. Select ‘My higher degree is not collaborative’
  2. Select 'I am applying for, or have been awarded a scholarship or sponsorship'.
  3. Select the appropriate scholarship type, or select ‘other’ and type in ‘QLDCIDDin the 'Name of scholarship' field.

See an example of what you have to do (JPG, 67.8 KB)

Learn more about applying for a higher degree by research at UQ

Selection criteria

Applicants should hold a Bachelor of Science (Honours).

Applications are closed.


Dr David Harley
Applications are closed.

Terms and conditions

Read the policy on UQ Research Scholarships.

A domestic part-time student with carer’s responsibilities, a medical condition or a disability, which prevents them from studying full time may be eligible for scholarship consideration, on a case by case basis.

Applications are closed.