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Deakin University is offering a rare opportunity for young researchers to fast track their careers through an Australian Postgraduate Award, starting right now.
The University has up to 20 awards available to new Higher Degree by Research candidates who are Australian/ New Zealand citizens or permanent residents.
Terms and conditions for domestic applicants
Successful applicants must have achieved a first class Honours degree or equivalent. Awards are only available to new students who will be commencing a Masters by Research or Doctoral degree in 2012. Applicants who have previously held an APA for six months or more cannot be considered for another APA.
The primary criterion is a high standard of Honours (a year of assessed research following an undergraduate course) or its equivalent. Equivalence could include:
Please refer to the entry pathways to higher degrees by research for further information.
Selection for scholarships is based on academic merit, research experience, publications relative to opportunity, alignment of the project with strategic priorities and the supervisory experience/support of the potential supervisors. For further information on the scholarship assessment process, please refer to the HDR Scholarship Ranking Guidelines.
Please refer to the Apply Now webpage for application information.
Please contact the Deakin Research Scholarships office.