2015 University and Commonwealth Government Scholarships By University of Newcastle

2015 University and Commonwealth Government Scholarships By University of Newcastle

2015 University and Commonwealth Government Scholarships By University of Newcastle

Deadlines :- International applications close 31 August at 4pm
Domestic applications close 31 October at 4pm

University and Commonwealth Government Scholarships, The University of Newcastle, Australia
Full-time research students are eligible to apply for University and Commonwealth Government scholarships, which are awarded during one main round offer. They provide a living allowance so you can commit to full-time study.
Scholarships are granted on the basis of academic merit, which includes your undergraduate grade point average and extra research attainments.

What does the scholarship offer?
A scholarship funded by the University of Newcastle or the Commonwealth Government provides:
*.An annual living allowance $25,849 p.a.(2015 rate – indexed annually)
The scholarship may also include:
*.a relocation allowance (up to $2,020)
*.a thesis allowance (up to $500)
*.a full tuition fee scholarship(international students)
*.overseas student health cover (OSHC)(international students)

Duration
PhD scholarships are for three years and Masters scholarships are for two years, less any tenure already completed towards a research degree.
For domestic students– up to three of the highest ranked domestic applicants will receive aVice Chancellor’s Scholarship for Outstanding Candidates. If you are awarded this scholarship, you receive an additional $10,000 per annum on top of the living allowance.

Am I eligible for a scholarship?

Eligibility criteria is set by the Commonwealth Government and candidates must:

*.have a current offer of admission into a research higher degree.
*.have completed at least four years of undergraduate study and have attained Honours Class 1 or equivalent and a high grade point average (GPA)
*.be no more than two full-time equivalent years into their PhD (or one year for Masters) at the end of the year.

Successful international scholarship candidates usually also have:

*.satisfied the English proficiency requirement(IELTS of at least 6.5)
*.A master degree with strong research component
*.International peer reviewed research publication or research experience

Scholarship conditions

*.be enrolled full-time (part-time enrolment may be approved in exceptional circumstances. Part-time scholarships are taxable)
*.be enrolled on-campus (off-campus enrolment may be approved in exceptional circumstances)
*.scholars may only work a maximum of 8 hours per week (between Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm)
*.scholarship offers must be taken-up in the year of the offer and cannot be deferred to the following year. A leave of absence may be taken after 1 year full-time enrolment.

How do I apply?

Currently enrolled candidates can apply for a scholarship by contacting research scholarships at newcastle.edu.au
New applicants can apply for a scholarship at the same time as applying for admission.
Your application for admission must include:
*.Copies of all academic transcripts
*.A research proposal
*.Evidence of extra academic attainments e.g. publications
*.If required, certified evidence of meeting the English proficiency requirement
Please ensure you attach the following documents to support your scholarship application:
*.Copies of research publications, exhibitions or conference papers
*.Curriculum Vitae
*.Details of previous research experience e.g. research work experience / study
*.Any additional documents that may add to your scholarship application e.g. evidence of the award of a University Medal

Related documents
*. Scholarship Information Sheet
*. Scholarship Guidelines
*. Scholarship Procedures

What happens once I submit my application?
*.Applications are assessed and ranked according to merit
*.Attendance at an interview is not normally required
*.Scholarship outcomes are known from mid December each year

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