UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND RESEARCH
SCHOLARSHIP IN AUSTRALIA, 2014-2015
The University of Queensland is inviting applications for research
scholarship available for international and Australian students,
who have an Honours 1 or 2A degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or a
related area. Scholarship will be awarded for undertaking a research project
leading to a PhD. The value of scholarship is AUD25, 392 per annum for 3 years
on a full-time basis. Applications will be closed on 14th
Study Subject(s) : Scholarship
is awarded in the Faculty Of Engineering, Architecture & Information
Course Level : Scholarship is available
for undertaking a research project leading to a PhD at University of
Scholarship Provider : ARC
Linkage-Projects grant at University of Queensland.
Scholarship can be taken at : Australia
-Applicants should have an Honours 1 or 2A
degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or a related area.
-Strong experience or background in discrete
mathematics and/or formal methods is essential. Previous model checking
experience is desirable.
-Australian citizenship or permanent residency
Scholarship Open for International
Students: International and Australian students
(Australian citizenship or permanent residency is preferred) can apply for this
Scholarship Description : Scholarship
is funded by an ARC Linkage-Projects grant at UQ and will provide support for 3
years on a full-time basis for a research project leading to a PhD. The
objective of the research project is to find effective ways of applying and
adapting the Behaviour Tree Modelling method to Air Traffic Management (ATM)
software, to improve specification and testing of software-based components of the
system. The project is a key part of a larger collaboration with Swinburne
University, Thales and Dendronix, to improve integrity assurance of large-scale
aviation software systems.
Number of award(s): Not
Duration of award(s): This
research scholarship is available for the duration of 3 years with a possible
extension for 6 months.
What does it cover? The
value of this research scholarship is AUD 25,392 per annum,
indexed. International applicants are eligible to apply for a UQ tuition
Selection Criteria : Not Known
Online Application: The
mode of applying is online.
Applicants have to email resume and cover letter to Prof Peter Lindsay,
p.lindsay-at-uq.edu.au. Applicants have to include the following information in
their Resume: Citizenship (Australian PR) and details of academic
qualifications. In cover letter please describe any relevant knowledge or
expertise in the project area, and indicate when you expect to be able to
commence. Also include contact details for 2 – 3 referees familiar with your
Scholarship Application Deadline : Applications
will be closed on 14th July 2014.
UTS INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH SCHOLARSHIPS (UTS IRS) IN
of Technology, Sydney (UTS) is offering up to 60 international research
scholarships to study Masters by Research and Doctoral programs at
UTS. UTS IRS will be awarded to eligible international candidates who
demonstrate exceptional research potential. Student must be undertaking
study in a subject area identified by the university as one of its areas
of research concentration. The UTS IRS only covers the tuition
fees for a period of two years for a Research Masters degree or three
years for a Research Doctorate degree. The UTS IRS is not transferable to
Subject(s): Scholarships are awarded for undertaking study in a subject area
identified by the University as one of its areas of research
Course Level: Scholarships are
available for pursuing Masters by Research and Doctoral programs
at University of Technology, Sydney (UTS).
Scholarship Provider: University of
Technology, Sydney (UTS)
Scholarship can be taken at: Australia
Accreditation: University of
Technology Sydney is accredited by the Association of ACU, Association of
Australian Technology Network, Association of Commonwealth Universities and
Eligibility: To be eligible for an IRS, a student
-be an overseas student as defined in the
Higher Education Support Act 2003 (Cth); and
-purchase and maintain a standard OSHC policy
approved by the Commonwealth Government Department of Health and Ageing (DOHA);
-be undertaking a higher degree by research
(HDR) at the University in the year of the IRS (IRS scholarships are not
available to applicants whose enrolment into a postgraduate research program
has not been accepted by the University)
-be commencing full time enrolment for the
first time in a higher degree by research (HDR) at the University. The
Unviersity may also consider students who:
-commenced their HDR in the previous year but
who, due to the timing of their application and subsequent enrolment, were
unable to apply for the scholarship in that year; or
-commenced a HDR and terminated that enrolment
within six months of commencement; and
-be undertaking study in a subject area
identified by the University as one of its areas of research concentration; and
-not have completed a degree at the same or
higher level as the proposed candidature; and
-not be receiving a scholarship for which
course tuition is a component under any other
Open for International Students: International students can apply for
the UTS IRS.
Description: The UTS International Research Scholarship (UTS IRS) is provided by the
University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) as part of its long term commitment to
internationalization with a particular view to enhancing its international
links and profile in research. It is aimed at attracting high quality
international students to work in areas of research strength. Each year, UTS
offers up to 60 IRS to eligible candidates who demonstrate exceptional research
potential. The UTS IRS only covers the tuition fees for a period
of two years for a Research Masters degree or three years for a Research
Doctorate degree. The UTS IRS Scholarship is not transferable to another
UTS offers up to 60 IRS to eligible candidates who demonstrate exceptional
of award(s): Scholarships are awarded for two years for a Research Masters
degree or three years for a Research Doctorate degree.
does it cover? The UTS IRS only covers the tuition fees. The UTS IRS Scholarship
is not transferable to another institution.
Notification: Not Known
For prospective students: To apply, please submit the UTS
International Higher Degree Research Application
Form for both the degree and scholarship(s) through UTS:
International by the advertised deadline.
For currently enrolled research
students: To apply, please submit the completed HDR scholarship application form for current
students with a CV by the advertised deadline.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is 20th August 2014.
2015 ENDEAVOUR POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP FOR
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS, AUSTRALIA
Each year Australian Government
awards Endeavour Postgraduate
Scholarship for international students. These are
internationally competitive, merit-based scholarships programme. The awards
are offered to undertake a postgraduate qualification at a Master’s or PhD
level either by coursework or research in any field of study. The award
provides financial support up to 2 years for a master’s and up to 4 years
for a PhD. Recipients must commence their approved programme after 1st January
2015 but no later than 30th November 2015. Applications will close on 30th June
: There are no limitations on fields of study for the Award categories.
Course Level: Scholarships are
available to undertake a postgraduate qualification at a Master’s or PhD
level either by coursework or research at Australian universities.
Scholarship Provider: Australian
Scholarship can be taken at: Australia
Eligibility : To be eligible to receive an
Endeavour Scholarship or Fellowship, applicants must:
-be aged 18 years or over at the commencement
of their programme;
-be a citizen and/or permanent resident of a
participating country (section 8);
-commence their proposed programme after 1 January
2015 and no later than 30 November 2015. Applicants who have already
commenced or will commence their intended programme prior to 2015 are not
eligible to apply
-provide all relevant supporting documentation
-not currently hold or have completed, since 1
January 2013, an Australian Government sponsored scholarship
and/or fellowship (directly administered to recipients by the Australian
-not apply for a category in which they have
already completed an Endeavour Scholarship or Fellowship.
Open for Students of Following Countries : Students of following countries can
apply for the Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship.
Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, People’s Republic of China
(including Hong Kong and Macau SAR’s), India, Indonesia, Japan, Laos, Malaysia,
Maldives, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan,
Philippines, Republic of Korea (South Korea), Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan,
Thailand, Timor-Leste and Vietnam.
: Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships are internationally competitive,
merit-based scholarships provided by the Australian Government that support
citizens of the Asia-Pacific, the Middle-East, Europe and the Americas to
undertake study, research and professional development programmes in Australia
and for Australians to undertake these programmes overseas. The Endeavour
Scholarships and Fellowships programme forms part of the Australia Awards
initiative established in 2009, which brings together under one banner
scholarships offered by the Department of Education (the Department),
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and the Australian Centre for
International Agricultural Research. The Endeavour Postgraduate Award
provides financial support for international students for up to 4 years to
undertake a postgraduate qualification at a Master’s or PhD level either by
coursework or research in any field of study in Australia.
of award(s): The Endeavour Postgraduate Scholarship provides financial support up to
2 years for a Master’s and up to 4 years for a PhD.
does it cover? All recipients of Endeavour postgraduate scholarship will
-Travel allowance: $3,000 (Provision to pay up
to $4,500 under special circumstances)
-Establishment allowance: $2,000 (Fellowships)
or $4,000 (Scholarships)
-Monthly stipend: $3,000 (paid up to the
maximum programme duration on a pro-rata basis)
-Health insurance for the full programme
duration (OSHC for non-Australians)
-Travel insurance (excluding during programme
-Endeavour Scholarship recipients will also
receive tuition fees paid up to the maximum study/research duration on a
pro-rata basis. Tuition includes student service and amenities fees.
Criteria: The selection criteria for all categories of the Endeavour Scholarships
are the same. The following are the selection criteria and their relative
-a record of high-level academic achievement
and/or relevant work experience in the applicant’s chosen field of
-a well-defined study, research and/or
professional programme (20%);
-statement on how the international study,
research or professional development opportunity would further
the applicant’s academic and/or professional career (20%);
-statement on how the international study,
research or professional development opportunity will benefit
Australia and the applicant’s potential to foster ongoing collaboration
and cooperation with their home and host country (10%);
-statement in support of the applicant’s
service to the community. Unpaid service within the applicant’s field
of expertise or community service in outside capacities (10%).
Notification: The Department will email all
successful and unsuccessful applicants regarding the outcome of their
applications by the end of December 2014. Due to the high volume of
applications received, the Department does not provide individual feedback on
why an individual’s application was unsuccessful. There may be a number of
reasons why an application does not pass through to the next stage.
: Applications must be submitted using the Endeavour
Online Application system. Upon submission of an application, an
email acknowledging receipt of the application will automatically be generated
and forwarded to the email address (user ID) used to submit the application.
Application Deadline: Applications will close 30th June 2014 at 11:59 pm Australian Eastern
Standard Time (AEST). The Endeavour Online Application system will not
allow you to work on your application after the closing date. Incomplete or
late applications will not be accepted
UNIVERSITY OF READING IS OFFERING INTERNATIONAL
University of reading is offering
international scholarships for joining the International
Foundation Programme starting in September and January. Total eight
economics scholarships are awarded for a period of two year. Each scholarship
of £7000 will be deducted from the successful candidate’s IFP tuition
fee. Applications must be submitted by 20th June 2014 (September
entry) and 24th October 2014 (for the January entry).
Scholarships for Brazil and Latin America
Economics scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate and
postgraduate degree at UQ School of Economics. Applicants must achieve
excellent results in the International Baccalaureate with a score of 37; or
achieved excellent results in A Levels with a score of 12. 2
Economics scholarships will be offered towards 100% tuition fee waiver.
The deadline for applications is 31st July 2014.
Mrs Emily O
Akinluyi Economics Scholarship for Undergraduate Students
Economics scholarships are available for pursuing
undergraduate degree level at University of Sussex. Scholarship is
worth £5000 over 3 or 4 years (depending on length of course). Students’
family income must be verified by the Student Loans Company as being under
£30,000 per year. Last date of submitting applications is 3rd October
Chair in Economics
of Disasters PhD Scholarship
Economics scholarships are available for undertaking PhD degree
at Victoria University. A Master Degree in Economics (or a related discipline)
is required. Good knowledge of STATA or GIS is preferable. PhD scholarships
will be awarded up to three years. Scholarships include $25,000
annual stipend plus tuition fees. The closing date of applications is 1st July
Queensland Economics Scholarships
University of Queensland is offering scholarships for Vietnamese
students on the basis of academic excellence and extra-curricular
activities. Applicants must complete an undergraduate degree from a recognized
institution with a GPA of at least 8 out of 10 on the Vietnamese grading scale.
Scholarships cover up to 100% of tuition fees for students. The application
deadline is 31st October 2014.
Foundation Research Fellowships & Scholarships
These fellowships and scholarships are available to full-time
graduate research students for pursuing advanced research. Both
scholarships and fellowships provide $ 20,000 / year (PhD level) and $ 10,000 /
year (MSc level) for stipends, tuition fees, travel and other research-related
expenses. This year, at least two fellowships will be awarded. The number of
scholarships depends on the number and quality of applications. The deadline
for applications is July 1, 2014.
Economics scholarship is available for pursuing undergraduate and
postgraduate coursework at University of Queensland. The scholarship guarantees
professional experience to assist career development, including an internship,
mentoring and industry engagement. Selection will be based on academic
excellence and high achieving students are encouraged to apply.
Applications must be submitted by 30th November 2014 for semester 1 2015.
Undergraduate Economics Scholarships
Government of the Democratic of People’s Republic of Algeria is
awarding economics scholarships for Tanzanian students. To be eligible for this
scholarship, applicants must have completed and passed Advanced
Certificate of Secondary Education and have obtained an average grade of ‘B’ in
the relevant subjects and not be admitted in Higher learning institutions.
The application deadline is 15th June 2014.
Research Consortium (AERC) PhD Fellowships
Economics fellowships are available for pursuing
PhD degree at any one of the partner Universities. Applicants must
have attained at least a Second Class Honours (Upper Division) or equivalent in
Economics or related field from an accredited university. Application
should be submitted till June 30, 2014.
Hong Kong Global
Leaders Economics Scholarship
Economics scholarship is accessible for pursuing undergraduate
degree at University of Queensland. Scholarship includes $5000 tuition fee
waiver for any undergraduate program. Students must have completed the Hong
Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) Examination or a recognized Hong
Kong sub-degree (Associate Degree or Higher Diploma) programs. Applications for
semester 1 2015 are open until the 30th November 2014.
Finance & Economics Program
StreamlineRefinance.net is offering $1,000 annual scholarship
for students who are currently enrolled in finance, economics or
investment related fields. To be eligible for this scholarship program,
applicant must be either a citizen of the United States or a foreign student
with a valid United States Student Visa. Applicant must have a minimum GPA of
3.0, based on the previous year’s academic performance. Applications will close
on December 15, 2014.
Leaders Postgraduate Economics Scholarship
University of Queensland is offering economics
scholarship for German students. Scholarship includes 100% tuition fee
waiver for up to 3 semesters. Scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic
excellence. High achieving students are encouraged to apply. Applications
for semester 1, 2015 will close on the 30th of November.
of Science Alumni Masters Scholarships at University of Auckland in