The objective of the USydIS is to attract top quality international postgraduate students to undertake research projects which will enhance the University's research activities. The USydIS is open to all research disciplines; however participation in the USydIS program Research Period 2 and Research Period 3 are at the discretion of the Dean of each faculty. These Scholarships will be awarded to eligible applicants twice a year – in October/November in conjunction with the International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS) for commencement in Research Period 2 (March), and in early April for commencement in Research Period 3 (July). The USydIS will cover tuition fees and living allowance for up to three years with a possibility of one semester's extension for PhD students.
Deadline: 30 December
Comments: 30 December/ 31 July
Finaid max: AUD
Cover tuition fees and living allowance.
Duration max: 36 months
Duration comments: Up to 3 years with a possibility of one semester's extension for PhD students
Be an international student commencing full-time enrolment in a higher degree by research (HDR) at the University of Sydney.
Be a student undertaking study in a subject area identified by the university as within the areas of its research concentration.
Not hold a research qualification regarded to be equivalent to an Australian research doctorate or, if undertaking a research masters degree, not hold a research qualification regarded to be equivalent to an Australian research masters.
Not be receiving a scholarship for which course tuition is a component under any other scholarship scheme to which the Australian government makes a substantial contribution.