Alfred Nicholas Fellowship

This fellowship, worth up to $15,000, is to be awarded in rotation, in the departments of Zoology, Genetics and Botany, to support the PhD projects of the successful applicant.

Applications open

1 Jan 2018

Applications closed

4 Mar 2018

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Annual payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

$10,001 - $15,000

Applicable study areas

Sciences and mathematics

Number of scholarships awarded


  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be a PhD student in the departments of Zoology, Genetics or Botany who is undertaking research

    Selection criteria

    Awarded by a committee consisting of the academic registrar or the academic registrar's nominee, and the head of the disciplines of Zoology, Genetics and Botany or their respective nominees.

  • Application process

    For more information, email

What are the benefits?

A stipend totalling up to $15,000.

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