Faculty and Donor Funded Scholarships

Some Faculties and Schools have a range of full or top up scholarships available to candidates. Please check the appropriate website for a full list of available awards.

 

PhD Scholarships in Translational Cancer Research

The Translational Cancer Research Network (TCRN) is offering two scholarships to undertake a PhD program at UNSW in the area of translational cancer research:

Name

Value

Description

Closing Date

TCRN PhD Scholarship

Stipend of $26,682 per annum

Top Up of $5,000 per annum

$2,000 per annum for research costs

Open to Australian citizens or permanent residents who will undertake a full time PhD in translational cancer research.

For full eligibility and selection criteria, please visit TCRN PhD Scholarships.

Closed

Donor Funded Scholarships

In addition to Faculty/School funded scholarships, UNSW offer top-up scholarships funded by UNSW benefactors:

Name

Value

Description

Closing Date

Baxter Family Postgraduate Scholarship

$15,000 per annum

Open to Australian citizens or permanent residents undertaking a full time PhD in Engineering, Medicine or Science.

3 years, with a possible 6 month extension.

Closed

Memorial Dr Tony Collings PhD Scholarship

$10,000 per annum

Established in memory of Dr Tony Collings, an alumnus of UNSW and advocate for Australian sport.

Open to PhD candidates seeking to undertake research relevant to Australian sport. This scholarship provides an opportunity to work with elite sports people, coaches and scientists from UNSW, CSIRO, and the Australian Institute of Sport. 

3 years, with a possible 6 month extension. 

 

Submit the application form by 28 November 2017

William McIlrath Travel Scholarship

One payment of $5,000 

Supports a higher degree researcher to undertake a period of study at an overseas university or institution. May be used for lab visits, fieldwork, or access to overseas archives/resources. 

Eligibility

  • Will not simultaneously receive another award or scholarship (except for a RTP/UPA or equivalent award)

  • Must be an Australian or New Zealand Citizen or an Australian Permanent Resident

Selection Criteria

  • Financial need

  • Academic merit

  • Reasons for, and benefits of, the proposed overseas study

  • Demonstrated ability and leadership qualities, and potential to contribute to the wider University community

 

Submit the application form by 28 November 2017

 

0