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

Research Training Program Scholarship(RTPS) 2021 2022 Melbourne University-(350 OFFERS)

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About Research Training Program Scholarship(RTPS) 2021 2022 Melbourne University

Melbourne University is a popular name among many international students when it comes to Australian Universities. It is one of Australia's most prestigious and distinctive University founded since  1853. Its ranked number 1 in Australia and 31 in the world and number 7 in in graduate employability worldwide according Independent world rankings. Above all, part from its excellence research reputation and staffs, this University has put in place hundreds of scholarships to support international students study in Australia.

350  Research Training Program Scholarship(RTPS)  offers currently available to study in Melbourne for the 2021 2022 academic year.  Research Training Program Scholarship popularly called RTPS is a scholarship program sponsored by  the Commonwealth Government of Australia to support international students wishing to undertake research degree programs in Australia. These scholarships are being administered by Universities across the whole country yearly. The scholarship is popular among international students due to its extremely good benefits and supports.

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Scholarships  benefits and Value

Research Training Program Scholarship (Fee Offset)

  • Scholarship Cover: Full tuition fee cover for up to two years for Masters by Research degree or up to four years  a doctoral degree
  • Living Cost :Living allowance of $31,200 per year pro rata. The living allowance may be indexed annually and includes limited paid sick, maternity and parenting leave.
  • 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 University RTPS scholarship program

The are some requirements you must meet to be eligible for this RTPS scholarship program  :
As an international student, there are many scholarship requirements to meet such as English Language proficiency test. Check  our guide on some General Research Scholarships Requirements to study in Australia

Selection criteria for Melbourne University RTPS scholarship program

The RTPS scholarships are very competitive. To be at the top of the preference list you must be a high caliber student with outstanding academic achievements.

The selection criteria for RTPS scholarships are merit based, eligible applicants are :
  •  scored and ranked according to their academic achievement of their last completed degree 
  • and their research potential in their field of study. 
  • Factors such as completion of a degree at the same level of the research course for which the scholarship is sought,
  •  relevant professional experience, refereed publications, specialist medical qualifications or composition of original music may be taken into consideration
Also apply for Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarships (RTPS) 2021-2022- University of New England

How to apply for Melbourne University RTPS scholarship program

No application is required for this scholarship. You are automatically considered for it once you received an offer to study in Melbourne University. 
This means there is separation application for admissions and scholarships. This is pretty good as it reduces time and stress for multiple applications.

See Melbourne University graduate research courses. Find your course of interest and make contact with the relevant supervisor.

Finding a course  and applying for admissions to study in Australia is not that different to what you probably know already. For graduate research programs the first recommended step after you have chosen your interested course is :

-To check the eligibility criteria,
- then contact potential supervisors to discuss your area of interest and get his confirmation, 
- get your referees ready,
-revise your forms and check to see that all is good to go, 
-and finally submit your application for admission. See more tips on how to apply at the end of the post.

If you are admitted, you will be automatically considered for the RTPS scholarship program. See more detail here on our step to step guide on how to find a course and apply for Admissions to study in Australia.

Who to contact for more information on this scholarship

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For further information on this scholarship please refer to :

Also apply for this Fully Funded Graduate Research Scholarships  in Melbourne University 2021 2022 ( Masters/PhD -600 scholarship positions)

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. 
This include information about :

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