PhD / Master Research Scholarships
The Graduate Research School of Edith Cowan University Western Australia offers PhD and Master Research Scholarships for the 2010/11 session to International Students at University.
The EIPRS scheme is prestigious and highly competitive. In 2009 three EIPRS scholarships and four ECU-IPRS were offered for tenure at Edith Cowan University.
PhD / Master Research Scholarships Worth :
PhD/Master Research Scholarships provide the recipient with tuition fee and health care cover for the duration of their research program.
In addition, each successful EIPRS recipient will be offered an ECU International Stipend (ECUIS) to meet living costs for the same period. The ECUIS is currently worth AUD$25,000 per year (tax free).
Study Eligibility PhD / Master Research Scholarships :
International scholarships at ECU are restricted only to those applicants wishing to study either a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) or Master by Research and commencing their studies.
ECU does not currently offer scholarships for international students at postgraduate coursework level.
PhD / Master Research Scholarships Selection Criteria :
Endeavour International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (EIPRS) applicants must have an outstanding academic record and a significant publication record.
Successful applicants normally have academic qualifications that are equivalent to either an Australian Bachelor degree with First Class Honours or an Australian Master degree by research.
Note : Applications from students with lesser qualifications will not be considered. Qualifications gained outside of Australia may be assessed by Australian Education International to determine how they compare to an Australian qualification.
ECU International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (ECU-IPRS) are only open to PhD or Master by Research applicants applying for study in ECUs area of research strength and have an outstanding academic record and publication record.
Also, to be eligible for either scholarship, applicants Must meet English entry requirements for the course applying for and be a commencing student (not enrolled at the time of applying).
PhD / Master Research Scholarships Application Deadline : 31 August 2010