Flinders University :Faculty of Education, Humanities and Law Top-Up Scholarships

Opening Date: 07-09-2015   Closing Date: 31-10-2015  

In 2015 the Faculty of Education, Humanities and Law will offer two Top-Up Scholarships to candidates who are awarded an APA or FURS through the normal University scholarship process for the 2015 round. Their project will further strengthen research output in the areas of identified research strength in the Faculty.

The Faculty Top-Up Scholarship will provide an additional stipend of $7,000 in the first year and $5,000 in the second and third years. In addition, recipients will receive:

  •  support for conference attendance;
  • loan of a laptop computer for the duration of candidature;
  • a place in the University’s Academic Internship Program in their second year of candidature;
  • opportunities for part-time teaching in an area related to their research, or employment as a research assistant, in the second and third years of candidacy.

Applicants must be accepted into a PhD or Masters degree in the Faculty of EHL for 2015. The applicant must be the recipient of a 2015 Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) or Flinders University Research Scholarship (FURS) and in their first year of study. Students already enrolled in a research higher degree at Flinders University are not eligible for award of this scholarship.
Prospective candidates should discuss their project with potential supervisors before submitting an application.

Please email completed application/self-nomination forms to ehlrhd@flinders.edu.au by the closing date.

For further information, please contact the Faculty of EHL Research Higher Degrees Officer:
Sally Mathews, Telephone: (08) 8201 3590, Email: ehlrhd@flinders.edu.au