About the Scholarship:
The Australian National University (ANU) is currently accepting applications for the Eccles Ph.D. Scholarship in Medical Sciences. This prestigious scholarship program, offered by the John Curtin School of Medical Research (JCSMR), is designed to attract highly qualified international students interested in pursuing research in the field of neurosciences at JCSMR.
About the Australian National University (ANU):
ANU is a renowned public research university located in Canberra, Australia. Established in 1946, it is the only university in Australia founded by the Australian Parliament. ANU consistently ranks among the top universities globally and is known for its academic excellence and research contributions.
ANU’s commitment to research, innovation, and academic achievement has earned it high rankings in various international university rankings. The university has a strong reputation for producing Rhodes scholars, Nobel laureates, and influential alumni who have made significant contributions to various fields.
Details about the ANU Eccles Ph.D. Scholarship in Medical Sciences:
- Scholarship Sponsor: John Curtin School of Medical Research (JCSMR)
- Scholarship Value: $34,000 per annum
- Number of Awards: Not specified
- Study Level: PhD
- Host Institution: Australian National University
Benefits of the Scholarship:
The Eccles Ph.D. Scholarship in Medical Sciences offers the following benefits to international students:
- Fee-waiver award for tuition fees
- Annual living expense stipend paid biweekly in arrears
- Provisions for paid medical, maternity, and paternity leaves
- Compensation for thesis expenses
Eligibility Criteria for the ANU Eccles Ph.D. Scholarship in Medical Sciences:
To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Be an international student
- Be enrolled full-time in a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program at the Australian National University’s John Curtin School of Medical Research (JCSMR)
- Hold a First Class Honours Australian Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent
- Possess research papers and/or related research experience
International applicants must submit their admissions applications by August 31st to be considered for this scholarship in the main round of scholarship offerings. It is strongly recommended to contact the appropriate Graduate Studies Convener or a potential supervisor to discuss the proposed research topic and any relevant details before applying for admission.
Application Process for the ANU Eccles Ph.D. Scholarship in Medical Sciences:
There is no separate scholarship application process. Eligible candidates will be automatically considered for the scholarship based on their admissions application to the Ph.D. program at the John Curtin School of Medical Research (JCSMR). For further information and to access the official website, please visit the ANU website.
Application Deadline: August 31, 2023