The Australian National University is inviting applications from outstanding student to do a PhD in Linguistics based at the Department of Linguistics, CH, College of Asia and the Pacific. The scholarship is available to domestic and international students, covering tuition fees and/or stipend in full or part. These scholarships are available for an enrollment period of up to three and a half years, subject to satisfactory progress. The application deadline is 31 August, 2015.
Study Subject(s): Scholarship is awarded in the field of Pacific Linguistics.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing PhD programme at the Australian National University.
Scholarship Provider: Wurm Endowment Funds
Scholarship can be taken at: Australia
-The scholarship is available to domestic and international students, covering tuition fees and/or stipend in full or part. For international applicants, a preference is given to applicants who can also secure funding in part from other sources;
-The applicant will do research on one or more lesser-described languages of the Pacific, broadly defined to include Oceania, Melanesia, Australian indigenous languages, and South (East) Asia, in line with the mission of The Wurm Funds, with a topic of his/her choice within the scope of the departmental research interests (see http://chl.anu.edu.au/departments/linguistics for current projects and research interests of the staff members at the department);
-The applicants should have a good Master’s degree or the equivalent of the Australian first-class Honours, and a strong background in linguistics;
Scholarship Open for International Students: Domestic and international students can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: The Australian National University
Duration of award(s): Normally these scholarships are available for an enrolment period of up to three and a half years, subject to satisfactory progress. According to the funding available in a given year, additional support for shorter periods may also be allocated.
What does it cover? The scholarship is available to domestic and international students, covering tuition fees and/or stipend in full or part.
How to Apply:
Interested applicants should contact the head of the linguistics department, I Wayan Arka (wayan.arka-at-anu.edu.au) for inquiries and to develop their applications with the appropriate staff member, and subsequently submit their applications to the School of Culture, History and Language (phd.chl-at-anu.edu.au) including the following documents:
-a full CV listing educational and other qualifications, publications, prior awards and other relevant experience (e.g. work, relevant internships);
-tertiary academic transcripts,
-a short PhD project proposal (1-2 pages long),
-two letters of support;
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 31 August, 2015.