About the scholarships
The Health Group is awarding up to three prestigious top-up scholarships to outstanding new PhD candidates to work with our world-renowned researchers on PhD projects in the areas of Health and Medical Research.
The top-up scholarships are designed to support and encourage top-quality PhD research by providing successful candidates an additional $10,000 per year on top of their PhD Scholarship stipend for three years duration, contingent on satisfactory progress.
EligibilityThe top-up scholarships are available to domestic and international candidates who:
- are new candidates who have an Honours 1 degree (or equivalent) in a relevant field;
- will be enrolled through the Griffith Health Group;
- are also applying for a Research Training Program (RTP) or University-funded scholarship;
There will be no formal application process for new candidates in the annual scholarship round, 2017. The Health Group scholarship committee will assess applicants who meet the above criteria and will be awarded on a merit based system and awarded by order of overall final rank.
To apply for a Health Group PhD Scholarship application by the close date of Tuesday, 3 October 2017 Midnight (AEST). Apply now.
Scholarship value and duration
The top-up scholarships are an allowance of $10,000 per annum paid as a fortnightly stipend. The Scholarships will be awarded for up to three years.
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