Rod Rickards PhD Scholarship in Organic & Biological Chemistry

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Australian National University

 Scholarship Name:  Rod Rickards PhD Scholarship in Organic & Biological Chemistry

 Description:  Professor Rod Rickards FAA was one of the founding members of the Research School of Chemistry (RSC) at the Australian National University. This scholarship, which honours his memory and which has been established through the generous support of his family, will provide a high-end stipend for a PhD candidate undertaking research in the areas of organic or biological chemistry. The successful applicant will be based at RSC and work under the supervision of one of the academic staff in the Organic or Biological Chemistry Sections of the School.

 Study Level:  Doctor Degree (By Research)

 Study Fields:  Sciences

 Subjects:  Biological chemistry, Chemistry, Organic chemistry

 Support Type:  Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $37,500

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at approximately $37,500 per year for up to 3 years with a possible 6 month extension.

 Length:  3 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  The scholarship is open to both domestic and international students. Applicants must have a first class honours degree or equivalent in chemistry and be undertaking postgraduate research in chemistry. Significant experience in organic or biological chemistry is desired.

 Study Location:  Australia – Australian Capital Territory

 Closing Date:  31 August; 31 October

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Department:  Research School of Chemistry

 Contact Email:

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Australian National University

 Provider Phone:  61 2 135268

 Provider Fax:  61 2 61257535

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