Do you want to study in Australia? If yes, you can apply for the International Natural Hazards Research Australia Postgraduate Research Scholarships for the academic year 2022-2023.
Natural Hazards Research Australiaâ€™s postgraduate research scholarship program is now open to domestic and international students to support eligible students enrolling in full-time PhD studies, but applications from students studying master by research degrees or intending to study part-time will be considered.
Application Deadline: Applications for 2022 scholarships are now open.
Eligible Countries: Domestic or International
Type: PhD. or Masters
Value of Award: up to $15,000 to $30,000
Number of Awards: Not Mentioned
- Eligible Countries: Applicants from Australian citizens or permanent residents and International students.
- Eligible Course or Subjects: PhD or masterâ€™s by research degrees in any subject offered by the university.
- Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following criteria:
- Preference will be given to students enrolling in full-time PhD studies. Still, applications from students studying Masters by Research degrees or intending to study part-time will also be considered.
- Applicants who are Australian citizens or permanent residents that either:
- Are you enrolled in a higher research degree at an Australian or New Zealand university
- Have been offered a research higher degree position at an Australian or New Zealand university, with a commencement date no later than 12 months after the date on which the application is submitted.
- Applicants who are international students must be enrolled in their course of study before applying for a scholarship. These applicants must also provide evidence of their ability to use their separate funding to cover university tuition fees, as our scholarships are not provided to cover these expenses.
- Applicants must be studying full-time; however, where there is a compelling reason, part-time student applications will be considered on a pro-rata scholarship basis.
- Applicants must have developed a project proposal (no longer than two pages) that focuses on a research area aligned with the Centreâ€™s published research themes and priorities.
- Applicants are expected to undertake their research with the support of the research team and provide evidence that the proposed project is aligned with the Supervisorâ€™s research team.
How to Apply:
- Applicants must complete the application form. If you need support completing your application, please email [email protected]
- Supporting Documents: The students are required to present the following documents to the University:
- Their academic record
- The quality of the proposed research project, and the feasibility of achieving the outcomes
- The commitment of support from the proposed Supervisor for the student
- Alignment of the research to the Centreâ€™s research themes
- The potential contribution of the research project to the Centreâ€™s objectives of reducing disaster risk and strengthening disaster resilience.
- Admission Requirements: Applicants must have (or expect to receive) an Honors degree of at least class 2A or equivalent.
- Language Requirement: If English is not your first language, you must provide proof of your English proficiency before starting your studies at the university.
The university will provide all the following:
- Full scholarships: up to $30,000 per year for up to three and a half years for PhD students and up to two years for Masterâ€™s Students (excluding periods of approved leave).
- Top-up PhD scholarships: up to $15,000 per year for three and a half years to either:
- holders of Australian Postgraduate Awards (APA) or similar university research scholarships
- Holders of partial scholarships funded by an industry organization.
Will you like to apply for this scholarship program?