CQUniversity Research Stipend Scholarship (Australian Indigenous)
The CQUniversity Research Stipend Scholarship (Australian Indigenous) is provided to assist students with general living costs while undertaking a Research Higher Degree at CQUniversity.
Scholarship Value: $35,000 (per year, indexed)
Length of Scholarship: up to 3 years
Number Available: 1
Opening Date: 31 August 2017
Closing Date: 31 October 2017
|Study Level||Postgraduate (Research)|
|Year of Study||Future/First Year; Continuing (2nd year or greater)|
|Citizenship||Australian Citizen; Permanent Resident|
|Ethnicity||Aboriginal; Torres Strait Islander|
|Study Region||Adelaide; Brisbane; Bundaberg; Cairns; Emerald; Gladstone; Mackay; Melbourne; Noosa; Perth; Rockhampton; Sydney; Townsville|
|Study Mode||All modes|
|Study Load||Full time|
To be eligible for a
CQUniversity Research Stipend Scholarship (Australian Indigenous), an applicant must:
a) Be an Indigenous Australian citizen. Recipients would normally provide verification of their acceptance within the Indigenous Australian community.
b) Be undertaking, or approved for admission and enrolling in, a research higher degree program at CQUniversity.
c) If undertaking:
i) A Research Masters, not hold a research Doctorate or a Research Masters or an equivalent research qualification; and
ii) a Research Doctorate, not hold a Research Doctorate or an equivalent research qualification; and
d) must not be receiving income from another source to support the student's general living costs while undertaking the course of study if that income is greater than 75 per cent of the CQUniversity Research Stipend Scholarship (Australian Indigenous) stipend rate.
This is an equity scholarship. Please see the Research Training Program and Research Higher Degree Scholarships Policy and Procedure for details of the terms and conditions for this award.
Applicants will be required to provide a Community Referee Report to confirm their acceptance in the Indigenous Australian community.
Applicants must be enrolled, or approved to enrol in 2018, in a research higher degree at CQUniversity. To apply for the Scholarship applicants must complete the online Research Higher Degree Scholarship Application, located here.
How will I know the outcome of my application?
Applicants will be notified by email when the scholarship has been awarded.