Women’s Equal Opportunity Postgraduate Research Award (UPRA-W)

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  CQUniversity Australia

 Scholarship Name:  Women’s Equal Opportunity Postgraduate Research Award (UPRA-W)

 Description:  The scholarship is offered to enable a woman to undertake full-time postgraduate research towards a doctoral or Master Degree by Research after having experienced a break in study.

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

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $25,849

 Annual Comment:  The value of the scholarship is equivalent to the Australian Postgraduate Award ($25,849 per year in 2015). Tenure is 2 years for a Research Masters and 3 years for a Doctorate.

 Length:  3 year(s)

 Gender:  Female

 Eligibility:  Applicants must be female and be either Australian or New Zealand citizens or Australian permanent residents. Selection is based on the applicant’s ability to demonstrate: academic achievement relative to life circumstances; a high level of motivation; ways in which this award will enhance future professional goals; potential for successful completion of a research higher degree.

 Target Group:  Educational disadvantage, Mature age

 Study Location:  Australia – NSW: Sydney Metropolitan QLD: Brisbane Metropolitan QLD: Central Queensland VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  31 October

 Number Per Year:  1

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Manager

 Contact Department:  Student Participation & Wellbeing Centre

 Contact Phone:  61 7 49309456

 Contact Fax:  61 7 49232600

 Contact Email:  ssc@cqu.edu.au

 Contact Postal Address:  Office of Research Services, Bldg 32, CQUniversity, Rockhampton North Campus, North Rockhampton, Queeensland 4701 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  CQUniversity Australia

 Provider Phone:  61 7 49309456

 Provider Fax:  61 7 49309366

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