At a glance

Available to: 
Future Student
Level of study: 
Postgraduate Research
Citizenship: 
Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens
International student

The purpose of the scholarship is to support a Research Higher Degree student who is undertaking cancer research at UQ.

Award value:
$30,000
The value of the scholarship is up to $30,000 per annum.
Applications open: 
21 April 2017
Applications close: 
31 July 2017
  • Eligibility

    The scholarship is open to research higher degree students who are undertaking cancer research at UQ.  Student's must meet UQ's entry requirements

    Preference will be given to applicants who have at least one natural parent or a set of natural grandparents, who were born in Cyprus.  However, candidates without a cypriotic background are welcome to apply.

Established in 1993 in memory of Sister Janet Mylonas and maintained by the income from an endowed bequest of $277,100 to the University by the late Stelios Demetriou Mylonas. Mr Mylonas chose to honour his wife for the support she provided him working as a nursing sister in Adelaide while Mr Mylonas completed his studies.