Edith Cowan University Postgraduate Research Scholarship (ECUPRS)
Agriculture, Veterinary and Environmental Sciences, Agriculture, Veterinary and Environmental Sciences/Environmental Sciences, Agriculture, Veterinary and Environmental Sciences/Veterinary Sciences, Architecture, Urban Environment and Building, Behavioural and Cognitive Sciences/Psychology, Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services, Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services/Accounting, Auditing and Accountability, Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services/Business and Management, Economics, Education, Engineering and Technology, Information, Computing and Communication Sciences, Information, Computing and Communication Sciences/Other Information, Computing and Communication Sciences, Language and Culture, Law, Justice and Law Enforcement/Law, Mathematical Sciences/Mathematics, Medical and Health Sciences, Medical and Health Sciences/Dentistry, Medical and Health Sciences/Nursing, Medical and Health Sciences/Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medical and Health Sciences/Public Health and Health Services, Science - General/Science - General, Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts - General, Studies in Human Society/Social Work, The Arts
ECU-funded research scholarships are open to students of exceptional research potential preparing to be, or already enrolled, full-time in a Doctor of Philosophy or Master by Research. Part-time ECUPRSs may only be awarded under exceptional circumstances which relate to the applicant having significant caring commitments or a medical condition.
Applicants must: be Australian citizens or permanent residents, or New Zealand citizens; be applying to undertake, or be currently undertaking, a postgraduate research degree; be enrolling in full-time study; and hold a bachelor degree with honours class I or IIA or equivalent. Applications for the ECUPRS are the same as for the APA scholarship.
The scholarship provides a living allowance of $25,000 per year, plus a thesis allowance of up to $300 for master students and $500 for PhD students. Tenure is for 1 to 2 years for an master degree and up to 3 years for a PhD. PhD recipients may be awarded a 6 month extension.
31st October 2012