This scholarship is designed to provide financial support to enable a doctoral student within the School of Education to make substantial progress towards her/his research programme.
The scholarship is offered on the basis of academic merit, teaching experience and a commitment to undertake research directed to enhancing the quality of teaching.
Application Opening Date: 1 September 2014
Application Closing Date: 31 October 2014
Method of application: Download forms
Amount: Approx $3,000
Frequency: One payment only
Method: Electronic funds transfer
You need to follow these steps to apply for a scholarship for a Doctor of Philosophy course (Higher Degree by Research):
Send application to:
Submit your scholarship application and documentation by the closing date for the scholarship:
By email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Research Scholarships Officer
Edith Cowan University
270 Joondalup Drive
Joondalup, Western Australia, 6027
Your application will be assessed within four (4) weeks from the closing date and you will be advised of the outcome via email as soon as possible afterwards.
Applicants should have completed at least four years of tertiary education study at a high level of achievement for example:
The awardees should also have:
To be eligible Applicants must not have previously gained or currently hold any of the following:
Information for Current Honours and Master by research students
Students currently enrolled in their qualifying Honours or Master by research degree must ensure that their thesis is submitted in sufficient time * for an examination result to be available for the scholarship round.
* Examiners take approximately 4 weeks to examine an Honours thesis and approximately 6 weeks to examine a Masters by research thesis, however, examination times may vary.
It is important to ensure your application includes as much information as possible together with the supporting documentation as following the closing date, additional documents cannot be added to an application.
Documents in a language other than English It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that all documentation presented in a foreign language is also accompanied by an authorised English translation. This means that applicants must provide copies of the qualification or documentation in the original language and an official English translation.