Archaeology PhD Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage Scholarship in Australia, 2018
Scholarship Description: A PhD scholarship is available at the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific. The scholarship is awarded to conduct archaeological research under the supervision of Professor Sue O’Connor.
Scholarship Provider: The Australian National University is a national research university located in Canberra, the capital of Australia. Its main campus in Acton encompasses seven teaching and research colleges, in addition to several national academies and institutes.
If English is not your first language then you will need to show that your English language skills are at a high enough level to succeed in your studies.
Degree Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing PhD programme.
Available Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Archaeology.
Scholarship Benefits: This scholarship includes paid medical and leave entitlements, travel reimbursement, and thesis reimbursement. A fee waiver may be offered for outstanding international students. The ANU College of Asia and the Pacific provides an additional top-up fund to support fieldwork, travel and conference attendance of $7500 plus $800 for copy editing for the period of the scholarship. Other benefits – Funding for fieldwork, specialist analyses and radiocarbon dates necessary to complete the PhD will be available through CABAH.
Eligibility Criteria: Must hold a bachelor’s degree with at least upper second-class honours (first class honours is preferred) or equivalent, or a Graduate Diploma or Master’s degree with a significant research thesis component and/or relevant experience.
Application Procedure: Applicants should express their interest by writing to Professor Sue O’Connor with the following documents
- Academic transcript
- A one-page document outlining your interest in this research topic and why you are applying for this PhD program as well as evidence of meeting the eligibility criteria for PhD candidature at the Australian National University.
Deadline: June 1, 2018