Fully funded PhD Scholarship positions-Australia National University(ANU)

                                         About the Fully funded PhD Scholarship positions-Australia National University(ANU) A number of PhD scholarships are currently  open at Australia National University  to help attract postgraduate students to the fields of Demography. The scholarship is being offered by  the ANU College of Arts & Social Sciences known as the 'ANU Futures of Demography PhD Scholarship'.  The scholarship is open to any eligible applicant to undertake  PhD research degree in Australia. The scholarship will offer  full tuition cover and other financial supports for the duration of study.  The goal of ANU Futures of Demography PhD Scholarship is to support high achieving  PhD students  (both international and local) who are interested in conducting research in demography at the Australian National University. The Funding for the scholarships has been facilitated by the Australian National University Futures Scheme Grant, via the School of Demography, ANU C

Melbourne Research Scholarships (MRS) -2021 2022 ( 350 OFFERS)-University of Melbourne


About Melbourne Research Scholarships (MRS)

This scholarship opportunity is being sponsored by Melbourne University to support outstanding  research students both in Australia and around the world to study in one of Australia's most prestigious University.

The opportunity is therefore open to domestic and international students to pursue a higher degree by research Masters/PhD in the University of Melbourne. See some application tips at the end of the post!

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Melbourne Research Scholarship benefits and Value

  • Scholarship Cover: Full tuition cover (Masters two years/PhD four years
  • Living Cost :Living allowance of $31,200 per year pro rata
  • Other support : Relocation allowance of $2,000 for students moving from States or Territories other than Victoria or $3,000 for students moving from outside Australia.
  • Health Cover: Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) Single Membership for international students
  • Scholarship Value: 100% fee remission and up to $110,000
  • Study Level: Masters/PhD by Research
  • Study Course: Open to all study areas
  • Student type: Australian / domestic student International student
  • Number of Offer : Approximately 350
  • Deadline: 31 October

Eligibility Criteria for  Melbourne Research Scholarship

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants are expected to have :

  • have applied for and meet the entry requirements for a graduate research degree at the University of Melbourne, or
  • be currently enrolled in a graduate research degree at the University of Melbourne

  1. Eligible Countries : All nationalities are eligible for this scholarship
  2. Eligible course or study program:  Any program of your choice

Also check  ANU University Research Scholarships 2021

Selection criteria for  Melbourne Research Scholarship

The selection criteria for this scholarship will be merit base and the consideration of other outstanding achievement  factors such as:

  • Achievements from your previous study program ie score, rank etc
  • Research potentials in your interested field of study
  • Relevance of your chosen program to your previous studied program
  •  Relevant professional experiences
  • Recommendations from your previous referees
  • Research skills demonstrated through some publications etc..

Make sure to check out our guide on Research Degree Requirements to study in Australia to learn more about the general requirements  and how to be successfully with your applications

As a tip, the first step to easily secure a research degree scholarship abroad is to get in contact with the prospective supervisor, send an email to discuss your area of interest. Once you secure an approval from him, admissions and scholarships into that program is almost 90% guarantee already.

After getting his approval, you can then go ahead and lodge your application easily and even with his guide

How to apply for  Melbourne Research Scholarship

There is no direct application for this scholarship! No application is required as  you are automatically considered for this scholarship when you apply for your chosen program to study in Melbourne University. If successful with your admissions, you are automatically considered for the award!

Check this step by step guide on how to find a course to study in Australia and applying for the scholarship 

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Also apply for Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarships (RTPS) 2021-2022- University of New England

Pro-tips for research scholarship applications

The followings are some helpful links to browse through. They include  tips and guides on how to successfully apply for research PhD scholarships and admissions to study in Australia. 
These are just some essential elements that any international student thinking to study abroad must be aware of especially when applying for research degree programs abroad. 
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