University of Western Australia is offering international postgraduate research scholarships (IPRS) in Australia. The tuition fee scholarship is awarded to international students for 2014 academic year. Scholarship is awarded for four years which covers tuition fee, fortnightly stipend and health insurance. Eligibility criteria are academic achievement, English language achievement, research training achievement and proposed research environment. Application should be submitted by 30/08/2013.
Study Subject (s): Scholarships are provided to learn any of the courses offered by the University of Western Australia.
Course Level: Scholarships are available to undertake the degree of Master by Research or Doctorate by Research.
Scholarship Provider: University of Western Australia
Scholarship can be taken at: Australia
Eligibility: Applications for international postgraduate research scholarships at UWA are rated according to the following criteria:
(a) Academic achievement;
(b) English language achievement;
(c) Research training achievement; and
(d) Proposed research environment.
-Allocation of scholarships is the outcome of a competitive ranking and selection process in which applications are scored and ranked by Schools, Faculties and the University Scholarships Committee, according to these common criteria and on the basis of evidence provided.
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: International students are eligible for this postgraduate research scholarship.
Scholarship Description: Applications are invited from suitably qualified international students for scholarships to undertake the degree of Master by Research or Doctorate by Research at The University of Western Australia. Application for a scholarship is also an application for admission to the University. The purpose of the IPRS scheme is to attract top quality international postgraduate students to areas in which the University has specialized research strengths and to support Australia’s research effort. Successful applicants can expect to become members of a research team working under the direction of senior researchers and in an area which has attracted external resources.
Number of awards (s): Not Known
Duration of award (s): Scholarships are awarded up to four years.
What does it cover? The scholarships cover International Tuition Fees for up to four (4) years, as well as Overseas Student Health Cover. Successful applicants will also be awarded a full living allowance scholarship. Successful applicants will also be awarded a full living allowance scholarship and UWA Top-Up Scholarship (the total combined value was $28,153 per annum in 2013).
Selection Criteria: Applications for international postgraduate research scholarships at UWA are rated according to the following criteria: (a) Academic achievement; (b) English language achievement; (c) Research training achievement and (d) Proposed research environment.
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Note: The applications will open on 01/07/2013 for 2014 entry.