The University of Western Australia is excited to offer the Kwongan Foundation PhD Top-Up Scholarship – Kwongan Foundation Scholarship. This programmes is open to students pursuing PhD degree program in Plant Biology, Conservation Biology at the University. Students from all over the world are welcome to apply.
The Kwongan Foundation PhD Top-Up Scholarship is available to assist eligible graduates to enrol in a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in the School of Biological Sciences at The University of Western Australia and undertake research into the conservation of native plants in Western Australia. The scholarship is to be held in conjunction with an Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend or equivalent postgraduate research scholarship recognised by the University. Funds are available for supplementary top-up scholarship to be held in conjunction with a Research Training Program Stipend, a University Postgraduate Award (UPA) or equivalent postgraduate research scholarship recognised by the University.
Kwongan Foundation Scholarship provides a fortnightly living allowance stipend of $7,000 per annum.
Level and Area of Studies
PhD degree program in Plant Biology and Conservation Biology.
Place of Study
The study will be taken at the University of Western Australia.
Eligibility and Criteria
All applicants must satisfy the requirements as follow:
- Meet the requirements for entry to the PhD
- Be eligible to enroll as a full-time student, or in exceptional circumstances and with the approval of the GRS as a part-time student, at the University by the date of commencement of their scholarship
- Be a commencing student who has not been enrolled in the PhD prior to the year for which the scholarship is sought
- Intend to undertake research into the conservation of native plants in Western Australia
There is no nationality restriction.
Application should be submitted online through the link below.
5 April 2019.