PhD scholarship - Glendon A. Lean Memorial Award in mathematics education

Dr Glen Lean, in whose memory these awards are made, was a mathematics education scholar in the Faculty of Education from 1989 until his death in 1995.

The Glendon A. Lean Memorial Award and The Supplementary Glendon A. Lean Memorial Award have been established through a bequest by Joseph A. Lean. The awards are offered to doctoral candidates who wish to pursue research in mathematics education.

Research topic

The Glendon A. Lean Memorial Award and The Supplementary Glendon A. Lean Memorial Award have been established through a bequest by Joseph A. Lean. The awards are offered to doctoral candidates who wish to pursue research in mathematics education.

Important dates

Applications will remain open until a candidate has been appointed.

Benefits

This scholarship is available over 3 years.

  • Stipend of $27,596 per annum tax exempt (2019 rate)
  • Relocation allowance of $500-1500 (for single to family) for students moving from interstate or overseas
  • International students only: Tuition fee and overseas health coverage for the duration of 4 years

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible you must:

  • be a domestic or international candidate
  • meet Deakin's PhD entry requirements
  • be enrolling full time and hold an honours degree (first class) or an equivalent standard master's degree with a substantial research component
  • are not receiving another equivalent award, scholarship or salary to undertake the proposed program (generally less than 75 per cent of the base RTP stipend rate)
  • have not completed a degree at the same level as the proposed candidature, or at a higher level.

Please refer to the research degree entry pathways page for further information.

How to apply

Please apply using the expression of interest form

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Contact us

For more information about this scholarship, please contact Dr Leicha Bragg

Dr Leicha Bragg
Senior Lecturer in Education (Mathematics Education)
Email Leicha Bragg
+61 3 924 46404