Griffith University International Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Applicants may submit their applications for the Griffith University International Postgraduate Research Scholarship during the University’s Continuous Scholarship Round.

For a research master’s program and a doctoral program, respectively, the GUIPRS may be retained for a maximum of two and three years, respectively. Doctoral applicants may receive an extension of six months under certain conditions.

Research candidates must hold a visa for their program length plus an additional eight months to allow for interactive thesis marking. Candidates undertaking a PhD will require 57 months of overseas health coverage.

Benefits

  • The GUIPRS covers tuition fees for the applicant for up to three years for doctoral candidates and up to two years for research masters candidates.
  • In addition, the scholarship covers Overseas Student Health Cover for the applicant and any dependant/s for the duration of the scholarship.

Eligibility

International applicants who are starting or enrolling in a research program are eligible to apply for the GUIPRS.

Selection Criteria

Applications for Griffith Postgraduate Research Scholarship will be assessed on the following criteria:

  • Academic merit, with emphasis on the results attained in the qualification with the substantial research component but also taking into account the grades of any other eligible qualification, as applicable
  • The international standing of the institution at which the qualification with the substantial research component was completed.
  • Research background, including the quality of the eligible research outputs included as evidence in an application, as well as the applicant’s contribution to these outputs; and the level and duration of sustained research experience and evidence of how the research activity undertaken bears upon and enhances the applicant’s research capacity, with regard to the proposed research
  • The compatibility/fit of the proposed research with university/academic group research priorities, and
  • The compatibility/fit between the applicant, research environment, and supervision.
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Application Process

To apply for this Postgraduate Research Scholarship, applicants are to perform the following

  • Choose their research degree
  • Find a research supervisor or project
  • Search out the scholarship
  • Develop a proposal
  • Gather the necessary documents
  • Submit their applications

To apply for Griffith University International Postgraduate Research Scholarship, click here

Deadline: July 10, 2023.

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