Sir John and Lady Higgins Research Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of Melbourne

 Scholarship Name:  Sir John and Lady Higgins Research Scholarship

 Description:  The funds for the scholarship have been bequeathed by Sir John Michael Higgins, to support students undertaking research into the development of the pastoral and agricultural industries.

 Study Level:  Doctor Degree (By Research), Master Degree (By Research)

 Study Fields:  Sciences

 Subjects:  Biochemistry, Industrial chemistry

 Support Type:  Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Every 2 years

 Annual Amount:  $28,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship provides: a stipend of $28,000 per year; a relocation allowance of up to $1,520; and a thesis allowance of $420 for master students and $840 for PhD students. Tenure is 2 years for master students and 3 years for PhD students, with a possible 6-month extension.

 Length:  3 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  The scholarship is open to students undertaking a research higher degree in the fields of industrial chemistry and biochemistry which relate directly to the study and development of the pastoral and agricultural industries.

 Study Location:  Australia – VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  31 October

 Other Details:  The scholarship is normally awarded every 2 years.

 Number Per Year:  1


Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Scholarships & Bursaries

 Contact Department:  University Services

 Contact Email:  13melb@unimelb.edu.au

 Contact Postal Address:  Baldwin Spencer Building, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of Melbourne

 Provider Phone:  61 3 136352

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