The University of Newcastle, Australia is offering scholarships for international students. Scholarships are available to support candidates who have an excellent academic record to undertake their research program on a full time basis. Master’s degree scholarships are for two years and PhD scholarships run for three years, less any tenure already completed towards an RHD. The application deadlines are for international applicants, 31 August each year and Domestic applicants, 31 October each year.
The 2013 full-time rate provides a living allowance of $24,653 per annum, and most international scholarships also cover tuition fees.The Scholarship may include other benefits such as:
- Thesis allowance.
- Relocation allowance (if required) to the value of an economy airfare.
The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit including undergraduate grade point average and extra research attainments.