Lyn McDowell Scholarship

This scholarship, worth up to $10,000, supports commencing domestic research students in the School of Physics who have completed their previous qualification at an institution other than the University of Melbourne.

Application type

No application is required. You will be automatically considered for this award.

Benefit type

Single payment
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Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student

Total value

$5,001 - $10,000

Applicable study areas

Sciences and mathematics

Number of scholarships awarded

1

  • Eligibility & selection criteria

    Eligibility

    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be a PhD student in the School of Physics who has completed their previous qualification at an institution other than the University of Melbourne
    • be the eligible student with the highest scholarship score commencing a PhD between 1 July of the previous year and 30 June in the year of the award

    Selection criteria

    The recipient must not concurrently hold the Lyn McDowell Scholarship with the Dixson scholarship in Experimental Physics or the Goldsworthy scholarship in Physics.

What are the benefits?

A single payment of up to $10,000. The scholarship is valid for up to 3.5 years.

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