Sir John and Lady Higgins Research Scholarship
This scholarship was established with a bequest from Sir John Michael Higgins, and is offered to students undertaking research in the fields of chemistry and biochemistry directly relating to the study and development of pastoral and agricultural industries.
1 Jul 2022
31 Oct 2022
How to apply
Full benefit details
Australian / domestic student
up to $94,200
Applicable study areas
Agriculture, animal studies, food science and veterinary science; Sciences and mathematics
Number of scholarships awarded
What are the benefits?
- Living allowance of $39,400 per year pro rata (2023 full-time study rate) for up to 2 years for students undertaking a Master by research degree or up to 3.5 years for students undertaking a Doctoral degree. The living allowance may be indexed annually and includes limited paid sick, maternity and parenting leave.
- Relocation grant of $2,000 for students moving from States or Territories other than Victoria or $3,000 for students moving from outside Australia.
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