University of Western Australia Dean's Excellence in Science PhD Scholarships 2018, Australia

Publish Date: Sep 23, 2017

Deadline: Oct 31, 2017

Dean's Excellence in Science PhD Scholarships

The Faculty of Science is offering a limited number of prestigious postgraduate research scholarships to academically outstanding international and domestic students wishing to undertake a research doctorate degree (PhD) in the Faculty of Science.

Work with our leading researchers to help bring about meaningful change for the world and humanity in the key areas of:

  • Feeding the world
  • Preventing, diagnosing and treating disease
  • Furthering human knowledge and enhancing society
  • Harnessing resources and energy for a sustainable future
  • Restoring and maintaining balance in our natural environment
  • Optimising physical and mental performance

Scholarship value

All Dean’s Excellence in Science PhD Scholars will receive a scholarship package which includes:

  • A stipend living allowance of $40,000 per annum
  • Research travel/conference allowance of $5000 per annum
  • A research operating and submission costs allowance of $5000 per annum
  • Overseas student single health cover (for international students)
  • Tuition fees 

The scholarship package is awarded for three years, subject to satisfactory progress, with a possible extension of up to six months.

Important dates

Both Domestic and International applications open:

1 April and close 31 May 2017 for commencement in the second half of 2017.
1 September and close 31 October 2017 - for commencement in the first semester of 2018.

Conditions of award

There are a limited number of Dean's Excellence in Science PhD Scholarships and applicants should be aware that they are awarded on an academic merit-based, competitive basis.

For more information please click "Further Official Information" below.

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