Tuesday, 13 December 2016

Forrest Research Foundation Scholarships 2017 for National / International Students in Australia

Forrest Research Foundation is offering scholarships for national and international applicants all over the world. These scholarships are offered for those applicants who wish to pursue their study in PhD and postdoctoral study at different universities in Australia. These universities are participating Curtin University, Edith Cowan University, Murdoch University, Notre Dame University (Fremantle Campus) and The University of Western Australia.

Fields of Study / Subjects
This scholarship offered in any of the course by the western Australian universities:
Curtin University, Edith Cowan University, Murdoch University, Notre Dame University (Fremantle Campus) and The University of Western Australia.

Numbers of Scholarships
Many scholarships are offered every year by the Forrest Research Foundation in Australia

Duration of Scholarships
The duration of the Forrest Research Foundation scholarship is up to four years, but it depends on the satisfactory progress. So the scholarship is awarded for an initial period of 3 years.
Scholarships Description / Details
Forrest Research Foundation provides many facilities for students, these are:
  • An Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) or equivalent university postgraduate research scholarship stipend valued at $26,288 per annum
  • An accommodation allowance valued at $19,716
  • A relocation and research travel allowance of $13,000
  • Cover full international tuition fees of the international students
  • Healths cover of international students
Eligibility Criteria
Candidates for these scholarships must meet the following criteria:
  • Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree of First Class Honours standard or equivalent
  • Applied for an Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) or equivalent at the enrolling university
  • Applied for an International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS) or equivalent at the enrolling university if they are an international student
  • Applicants must be intending to reside at St George’s College for the duration of the scholarship
How to Apply / Download Scholarships Form / Documents Required
To Apply for this Scholarship:
  • Apply completed application form through this link
  • https://scholarships.forrestfoundation.org.au/
  • Required documents:
  • Completed Application Form
  • Curriculum vitae (CV)
  • 1,000 words short essay, including:
  • Academic achievements (with a bachelor’s degree of First Class Honours standard or equivalent)
  • Exceptional ability, resourcefulness and originality
  • Potential to make a positive difference to the world
  • Demonstration of how the award would help build world-class innovation and research capacity in Western Australia;
  • Copies of all academic transcripts
  • Contact details for four referees (2 academic and 2 personal)
  • Copies of birth certificate or passport
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Photograph (passport style)
  • These materials can be submitted electronically as part of your application form
Contact us:
  • Forrest Research Foundation
  • 35 Stirling Highway
  • Crawley WA 6009
  • Ph: (+618) 6488 5598
Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 31st May (Annual)
Official Website: Visit official website for further details




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