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Brian Gray Scholarship

The scholarship purpose is to support final year Honours and PhD students in finance, economics, actuarial science, econometrics, statistics or related disciplines, who intend to focus full time on their studies and research.

Scholarship Value: $15,000

Length of Scholarship: 1 (one) year

Number Available:

Opening Date: 14 December 2018

Closing Date: 30 March 2019

Study LevelUndergraduate; Postgraduate (Course work); Postgraduate (Research)
Year of StudyFirst Year; 2nd year; 3rd year
CitizenshipAustralian Citizen; Permanent Resident; New Zealand Citizen
EthnicityAny
Study RegionAll
Study ModeAll modes
Study LoadFull time
GenderAny

If you are a full-time Honours year or PhD student studying a topic of relevance to prudential supervision and are an Australian or New Zealand citizen or permanent resident you are eligible to apply.

Postgraduate students may also apply.

Eligible subject areas include: banking, insurance and superannuation, particularly the prudential supervision and financial soundness of these industries, as well as econometrics and statistical studies using APRA’s databases.

If you are or have participated in other scholarship programs funded or partly funded by APRA you are ineligible to apply.

Please refer to the webpage for further information

Under this Scholarship program, the recipients will devote a substantial amount of time to an agreed research topic and present their findings to APRA upon completion of their research. Scholarship holders may also be able to gain valuable work experience with APRA during their final year of study.

Students are to provide details of your academic performance, work experience and extra-curricular activities as well as an outline of your proposed research and its relevance to APRA. Two written references must also be submitted online. Written references must be attached to the application form, so you may need to scan hard copies.

Applications are to be submitted via an on-line application process. This will require you to complete an application form including academic details, work experience, extra-curricular activities, an outline of your proposed research and its relevance to APRA, and two written references. The written references will need to be attached to the application form and so you may need to scan hard copies for this process.

Students will be notified
APRA (Australian Prudential Regulation Authority)

APRA (Australian Prudential Regulation Authority)