John Curtin School of Medical Research PhD Scholarship

Overview

Each year the John Curtin School of Medical Research (JCSMR) may offer 8-10 John Curtin School of Medical Research PhD Scholarship.  The scholarship aims to attract students of high calibre, with research qualifications and/or expertise, to pursue graduate research involving a biomedical research project for a PhD degree at the JCSMR.

Field of study

Medical Science

Eligibility

The award will be available to a prospective student who:

  • A domestic and/or international student;

  • enrolled or enrolling full-time in a program of study for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy at the John Curtin School of Medical Research, Australian National University;

  • holds an Australian Bachelor Honours degree with First Class Honours or equivalent, and has research publications and/or relevant experience

Benefits

The scholarship provides a stipend paid fortnightly in arrears.  There are also allowances for thesis reimbursement and paid medical, maternity and paternity leave.

How to apply

There is no separate scholarship application as students are automatically considered based on them meeting the eligibility criteria or conditions prescribed under the Eligibility section

Further information

Students wanting to be considered for the scholarship in semester 1 must have applied for admission by the 31st October the year prior.

Students wanting to be considered for the scholarship in semester 2 must have applied for admission by the 31st May in the same year.