Faculty of Arts PhD Fieldwork Grant Scheme

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of Melbourne

 Scholarship Name:  Faculty of Arts PhD Fieldwork Grant Scheme

 Description:  The scholarship funds the cost of return fares to the primary site of field research, informants’ fees, local travel and transport costs, medical supplies, and access fees.

 Study Level:  Doctor Degree (By Research)

 Study Fields:  Communications, Creative Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, Language & Literature

 Support Type:  Travel Grant outside Australia, Travel Grant within Australia

 Offer Frequency:  Multiple/year

 Annual Comment:  Funding is available for up to $10,000 over the duration of candidature. This may be used in 1 trip or over several trips.

 Length:  3 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be PhD candidates enrolled in the Faculty of Arts, who are within 3 months of their expected confirmation date (or MA students who have been given provisional approval to upgrade to PhD at confirmation); demonstrate that the primary data collection for their PhD requires fieldwork for a minimum of 3 months duration during the period of candidature; and submit, or have already submitted a detailed fieldwork program to their school, or concurrently with an application for conversion from masters to confirmed PhD candidature.

 Study Location:  Australia – VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  1 March; 1 September

 Scholarship Website:  http://arts.unimelb.edu.au/award/phd-fieldwork-grant-scheme (opens in new window)

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Enquiries

 Contact Department:  Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences

 Contact Phone:  61 3 90354444

 Contact Email:  arts-research@unimelb.edu.au

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of Melbourne

 Provider Phone:  61 3 136352

 Provider Fax:  61 3 93477934

 Provider Website:  http://www.unimelb.edu.au (opens in new window)