Apply For Tuition Free International Postgraduate Research Scholarships In Australia For International Students, 2017

Tuition Free International Postgraduate Research Scholarships In Australia For International Students

Applications for the 2017 International Postgraduate Research Scholarships has commenced. The scholarship gives international students the opportunity to undertake a postgraduate research qualification in Australia and gain experience with leading Australian researchers at University of the Sunshine Coast.

Scholarship Value

The scholarship covers annual tuition fee for the successful applicant’s program and a standard Overseas Student Health Cover policy.


To be eligible for an International Postgraduate Research Scholarship, applicants must:

  • be an international student
  • hold a Bachelor degree with First Class honours, or have an equivalent level of attainment via previous study, work experience, research publications, referee’s reports and other research experience; and
  • not hold an equivalent HDR qualification to that being applied for;
  • be undertaking study in a subject area identified by USC as one of its areas of research concentration
  • not have previously held an Australian Government-funded research scholarship
  • not have held an AusAID scholarship within the two years prior to commencing the IPRS; and
  • not be receiving a scholarship for which course tuition is a component under any other scholarship scheme to which the Australian Government makes a substantial contribution
  • recipients must maintain satisfactory progress as a full-time higher degree by research candidate at the University of the Sunshine Coast

Application Process

Interested and qualified candidates are to proceed to this link: How to apply for a Postgraduate Research Scholarship for application details.

Application Deadline

Application closes September 30th, 2016.

For more information, visit the official page.




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