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 (Ph.D.) in the Faculty of Science. The scholarship package is awarded for three years, subject to satisfactory progress, with a possible extension of up to six months.
The aim of the scholarship is to enable and encourage academically able students from any nationality.
About the University
The University of Western Australia is a research-intensive university in Perth, Australia that was established by an act of the Western Australian Parliament in February 1911 and began teaching students for the first time in 1913.
All Dean’s Excellence in Science PhD Scholars will receive a scholarship package which includes:
1. A stipend living allowance of $40,000 per annum.
2. Research travel/conference allowance of $5000 per annum.
3. A research operating and submission costs allowance of $5000 per annum
4. Overseas student single health cover (for international students)
5. Tuition fees.
The scholarship package is awarded for three years, subject to satisfactory progress, with a possible extension of up to six months.
1. Australian and international applicants are eligible to apply.
2. Entrance Requirements: To be considered for the Dean’s Excellence in Science Ph.D. Scholarship applicants must satisfy the following criteria:
October 31, 2018
Applicants for a Dean’s Excellence in Science Scholarship are required to make contact with potential supervisors before submitting their application.
Our PhD Opportunities in Science web pages provide information on a selection of specific research projects.
The Future Students website gives general information on how to identify a supervisor.
Once a supervisor has been identified, domestic applicants must complete and submit the online application for the Research Training Program (RTP) scholarships as advertised on the UWA website by the advertised closing date (31 October 2018).
Step 1: International applicants may complete the online enquiry form that helps us match your research interests with potential supervisors.
Step 2: Once a supervisor has been identified, International applicants must then complete and submit the online application for the International Research Training Program (RTP) scholarships advertised on the UWA website by the advertised closing date (31 August 2018). Follow the iAthena link in the above page to submit your online