CMLawyers scholarship prize is open to any legal student enrolled full time at an accredited Australian university who can answer the question: What piece of Australian legislation would you like to see changed and why?
The Lesley Shorne Memorial Scholarship was established in 2011. The Scholarship will recognise and support a mature age woman commencing a Doctor of Medicine in a Commonwealth supported place at Flinders University. The Scholarship aims to support a woman who has a demonstrated commitment to improving the well-being of women through their involvement as a volunteer, through work or study in the areas of Health, Education Safety, Social Justice, Poverty or Advocacy. The successful Lesley Shorne Scholar will receive $750 annually for up to 4 years.
The scholarship is available to early childhood practitioners wishing to undertake Action Research in their Early Childhood setting. The purpose of the scholarship is to give financial support to a person(s) to complete an Action Research project either independently or as part of a group. The project must take less than 12 months but more than 5 months. The project may be a partial fulfilment of a postgraduate qualification.
Applicants for the Lillian de Lissa Scholarship are invited from permanent and contract (2 years minimum) employees of the Department of Education who are working with children aged (birth to 8 years). The scholarship is available to persons with a qualification in early childhood education (birth to 8 years) who wish to undertake postgraduate studies in early childhood. The Lillian de Lissa Full Scholarship is to a maximum of $36,000 (tax exempt). The purpose of the scholarship is to enable the applicant to take leave from employment to complete postgraduate research in early childhood education leading to a higher degree.
A grant from The Premier of South Australia has enabled the establishment of the LOGOS Modern Greek Scholarship. Up to 35 postgraduate and undergraduate LOGOS Modern Greek scholarships will be awarded between 2012 and 2016, commencing in 2012. The aim of the Postgraduate scholarship is to provide financial assistance to postgraduate students undertaking a Master of Teaching, Graduate Diploma in Language Teaching or a Graduate Certificate in Language Teaching at Flinders University, specializing in the teaching of Modern Greek.
Are you a budding investigator, lawyer, law enforcement officer or philosopher? You could win a scholarship from one of Australia’s leading private investigations firms!
The world of investigations is a legally and ethically rocky space. Private investigators are often faced with a challenging set of circumstances and need to think creatively in order to gain the evidence sought by clients. Sometimes investigations can fall into a legal or moral grey area, meaning lawyers, law enforcement agents and investigators need to deeply consider the ethics and ramifications of the methods they use. As future operatives and officials in this realm, students enrolled in tertiary courses studying law, law enforcement and humanities subjects are invited to apply for this unique industry scholarship.
For Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander women undergraduates enrolled at any of the South Australian universities. The amount of each Bursary will not exceed $1500, but may be less depending on the requirements of each successful applicant. More than one bursary may be offered if enough funds are available. No one will be awarded more than one bursary in any one year. In exceptional circumstances the trustees of The AFUW-SA Inc. Trust Fund reserve the right not to award a bursary.
The NTMP Indigenous Clinical Student Scholarship has been established by The Poche Centre for Indigenous Health Alice Springs at Flinders University. The scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students who are enrolled in the 3rd or 4th year of the Doctor of Medicine in the Northern Territory Medical Program; and address the substantial level of family responsibilities and other costs incurred by Indigenous students in the course of their tertiary study.
At least one scholarship of upto $25,000 per annum will be offered each year.
OS-HELP is a loan that assists eligible students, who are based in Australia, to undertake some of their study overseas. For 2017, the maximum you can borrow for a six-month study period is: $6,567 (if you will not be studying in Asia); or $7,880 if you will be studying in Asia; and an additional $1,050 if you will be undertaking an Asian language study, specifically in preparation for your study in Asia. To be eligible for consideration for OS-HELP assistance, a student must: be an Australian citizen or the holder of an Australian Permanent Humanitarian Visa, be undertaking an undergraduate course of study leading to a higher education award at Flinders University, have successfully completed at least 36 units of study undertaken in Australia towards the course of study for which the assistance is being sought, have their overseas study count as credit towards their course of study and be required to undertake at least 4.5 units of study in order complete their course of study on return from their overseas study.
The University has established the Overseas Field Trip Grant to provide funding towards overseas field trips for competent postgraduate research students whose theses would be greatly improved by the opportunity to undertake research and collection of data which is inaccessible in Australia.
Parkinson’s SA was established in 1983 to provide services and represent people with Parkinson’s and their families. As a result of a bequest from the late Mr Norman Weir, a person with Parkinson’s, Parkinson’s SA has established a Research Foundation and as part of that Foundation wishes to encourage research into Parkinson’s disease at the Honours level. The current scholarship of $3000 is being offered to an Honours student in South Australia whose main focus of study is Parkinson’s disease, whether in a medical, health science or social science field.
The South Australia – Northern Territory Branch of the Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia makes annual awards to tertiary students working on topics directly related to the petroleum industry. The aim of these awards is to provide support for students who are likely to enter the industry upon graduation, and to encourage research on topics pertinent to the petroleum industry.
Applications are invited for PhD Research Scholarships in the areas of Healthy Development: disciplines include, but are not restricted to, biochemistry, biomedical engineering, biostatistics, demography, dentistry, economics, education, endocrinology, epidemiology, ethics, genetics, indigenous health, law, nutrition, obstetrics and gynaecology, paediatrics, pharmacology, physiology, politics, psychiatry, psychology, public health and sociology.
A 2.5 year PhD scholarship is available for full-time research on a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) funded research project which has recently commenced. Candidates with a background and interest in allied health, gerontology, public health, nursing or health services research are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will be part of a highly collaborative, productive, multi-disciplinary research group.
AMDF offers PhD top-up scholarships in an attempt to attract Australia’s best young scientists to the field of mitochondrial disease. By encouraging scientists at the beginning of their career, the goal is that they will make their careers in mitochondrial disease research.
AMDF support students by providing a flexible scholarship program. Recipients of these scholarships can, and do, investigate a range of different areas, but they all have one ultimate goal – to be part of the solution in finding a cure and effective treatment for mitochondrial disease.
In 2018 the Playford Trust is offering two ‘top up’ scholarships of $5,000 per annum for 3 and a half years for PhD students intending to commence a PhD program in 2018. The Trust is interested in supporting high quality PhD students planning to carry out research in one of the Trust’s priority areas, namely: Agriculture - especially Horticulture and Aquaculture, Water, Energy and Climate Change, Advanced Manufacturing and New Technologies,Mining and Resources Development.
The Poche Centre for Indigenous Health and Well-Being at Flinders University is committed to increasing the number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students studying, and successfully completing, health or health related courses within the Faculty of Health Sciences. The Poche Scholarships aim to assist in this process by providing financial support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students studying a coursework degree within the Faculty of Mediscine, Nursing & Health Sciences at Flinders University.
CSIRO's Postgraduate Scholarship Program provides opportunities in science and engineering for outstanding graduates who enrol each year at Australian tertiary institutions. Scholarships are available to full-time postgraduate students who are undertaking research which will lead to the award of a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD).
CSIRO offers full and top-up Postgraduate Scholarships for periods of up to three years. Opportunities will be offered to high achieving students who are enrolled in a PhD program at an Australian university.
Executive Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences at Flinders University, has a special interest in furthering the education and training of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as health professionals.
The Professor Michael Kidd AM Scholarship has been established in perpetuity to support the retention and successful graduation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students as health professionals.
The Professor Ross Kalucy Indigenous Well-Being Scholarship was established in 2012. The scholarship is intended to support the retention and successful graduation of indigenous students with a particular focus on increasing capacity in the area of mental health/social and emotional well-being. Subject to the availability of funds, a minimum of one scholarship with a minimum value of $750 may be awarded each year.
The purpose of the Research Preparation Scholarship for Indigenous Students is to support an indigenous student for one year, while undertaking a program of study that will, on completion, qualify them for admission to a research higher degree. Such studies may include; honours study; post graduate course work; research projects; bridging programs, or other studies needed in order for the applicant to qualify them in principle for a research higher degree program. The successful awardee will able to demonstrate academic potential and explain how their education has been compromised by the lack of suitable educational pathways or how financial harship may have hindered academi potential.