Georgina Sweet Scholarship in Zoology

This scholarship is awarded to a enrolled Doctor of Philosophy Science School of Bioscience student who is undertaking additional research in the area of Zoology to expand the PhD project in a significant and interesting way.

Applications open

1 Jan 2023

Last day for applications

31 Mar 2023
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Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Single payment
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Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

$5,001 - $10,000

Applicable study areas

Sciences and mathematics

Number of scholarships awarded


  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

    • Be enrolled in a Doctor of Philosophy Science in the School of Bioscience, and
    • Be in pursuit of an additional substantial research project in the discipline of Zoology.

    Additionally, you must have:

    • Evidence of endorsement from your supervisor,

    Selection criteria

    Eligible candidates will be ranked based on:

    • The extent to which the additional research project will enhance the PhD thesis and improve future career prospects,
    • The likely output and significance of the research, with an emphasis on big/exciting ideas.

    Preference will be given to second year PhD applicants.

  • Application process

    Submit the Georgina Sweet Scholarship application by the due date (31st March 2023)

    Submit a course application

What are the benefits?

A single payment of around $6,000.

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