The scholarship is designed to support postgraduate students of outstanding research promise undertaking a higher degree by research at ECU. The scholarship is offered on the basis of academic merit and research performance. The scholarship includes tuition fee sponsorship and a stipend of $28,420 per annum paid fortnightly via electronic funds transfer. Other benefits include a relocation allowance (where applicable) and Overseas Student Health Cover (where applicable). The duration of the scholarship will vary depending on the duration of the course; up to 2 years full-time for a Master by research and up to 3 years full-time for a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Integrated PhD.
To be eligible applicants must have met the minimum requirement below:
*If you have submitted an application for course entry and have not yet been issued an offer, or you are currently enrolled in a Bachelor Honours Degree, a Master's Degree or Integrated PhD you can apply for this scholarship and your application will be assessed conditional on achieving the minimum requirements.
You are not eligible to apply for this scholarship if any of the below apply:
Application is made via the ECU Online Scholarship Application Portal. Access to the portal is available between application opening and closing dates.
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