Completing your research degree is a life-changing experience that often requires some support.
At Murdoch, we offer a range of research scholarships. There are also a number of scholarships offered by external providers, 包括政府和私人组织.
If you’re awarded a scholarship, you’ll receive a payment to help support your study. It is not a loan and does not have to be repaid. 奖学金 can help cover fees and living costs and are available to both domestic and international students, 全日制或兼职学习.
在你的研究领域, you may be able to apply for other grants to assist with research costs such as travel, 复印和论文装订.
Here are some things to keep in mind when you’re exploring your options or preparing your scholarship application:
- 探索 all the options available for your study area.
- Read all of the scholarship requirements carefully before applying. 例如, if you will need a letter from your supervisor to support your application, you might need to ask them sooner rather than later.
- Make sure you understand what is covered and for how long the scholarship might last.
- 提前问问题. If you need to know more before you apply, please get in touch with us. 如果我们不能直接回答你的问题, we can help you get in touch with the right team to speak with.
每年, our 研究 Degrees and 奖学金 Committee meet in the first two weeks of December to rank all candidates who have applied for a scholarship. The first round of scholarship offers will be emailed by late December. 这就是你 需要知道:
- 如果你申请奖学金, your application will be assessed based on academic merit and your research potential. Your ranking won’t be affected by your age or whether you have applied to another institution.
- 奖学金的竞争非常激烈, and you would generally only receive a first round offer if you have an 荣誉 1 or equivalent.
- 作为一个应聘者, you are granted a score by our 研究 Degrees and 奖学金 Committee in consultation with your school of study. This score is a total of points gained from your undergraduate record, graduate qualifications and research potential and, where appropriate, a score for being in an area of research strength.
- It’s important to give details of any of your published work including refereed journals, 书, 非推荐论坛，如期刊, 技术报告, 会议论文集, 会议海报, 基于web的项目, 艺术表演或艺术作品.
- Please also provide details of your relevant work experience in your area of proposed research.
If you’re currently enrolled in a PhD or EdD, you’re eligible to apply for a scholarship.