Research School of Biology Scholarship in Australia, 2018

  • Australian National University
  • Australia
  • Apr 25, 2018
Scholarship - PhD Health Science Life Science Medical Sciences Physics


Each year the ANU Research School of Biology (RSB) may offer one or more scholarships known as the Research School of Biology International PhD Scholarship to attract the highest calibre international students to pursue a PhD degree within the school.

Field of study: Biology


The award will be available each year to a prospective student who is:

  • an International student
  • enrolling full-time in a program of study for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy at ANU in RSB.


Selection will be made on the basis of an assessment of the student's research potential. This will take into account a measure of the applicant's overall performance in undergraduate and (if any) Master's coursework as well as an assessment of their most recent graded research writing (thesis) and accomplishments (research publications, awards, referee evaluation). 


In addition to the fortnightly stipend, the scholarship also provides the following benefits:

  • Dependant Child Allowance
  • Relocation Allowance
  • Thesis Reimbursement 

How to apply

There is no separate application for this scholarship.  Students will be considered for the scholarship based upon their application for admission and on them meeting the eligibility requirements.

Value: $27,082 per annum, 2018 rate

Payments made fortnightly Payments made for 3 years  

Application periods: 1 September – 31 August

Reference document: Conditions of award (PDF, 183.11 KB) 

Use contact details to request an alternative file format or conditions of award for past years not listed.

Ongoing eligibility: Continuation based on academic performance 

6 month extension available.


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