2018 Fully Funded Commonwealth Government Scholarships At University Of Newcastle, Australia

Are you looking to acquire a scholarship opportunity in Australia? Here is an opportunity for you;

The University of Newcastle, Australia is offering the Tuition free Commonwealth Government scholarship program to individuals who are willing to pursue a degree program at the Institution.

Application Deadline: 16th February 2018

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: International

To be taken at (country): University of Newcastle, Australia

Type: Masters, PhD


University Of Newcastle

Number Of ScholarshipsSeveral

Value Of Scholarship: This scholarship program provides the following;

  • An annual living allowance $26, 682 per annum (2017 rate – indexed annually)
  • a relocation allowance (up to $1,500)
  • a full tuition fee scholarship
  • overseas student health cover (OSHC) (international students and their dependents)

Duration Of Scholarship: PhD scholarships are for three years and Masters scholarships are for two years, less any tenure already completed towards a research degree.

Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship program, applicants must:

  • have a bachelors degree
  • have applied or applying to University Of Newcastle
  • have good academic grades
  • have satisfied the English proficiency requirement (IELTS of at least 6.5, 7.0 in some disciplines)
  • be no more than two full-time equivalent years into their PhD (or one year for Masters) at the scholarship closing date in which you are applying.

How To Apply:

  • Currently enrolled candidates can apply for a scholarship by contacting researchscholarships@newcastle.edu.au
  • New applicants can apply for a scholarship at the same time as applying for admission

Please ensure you attach the following documents to support your scholarship application:

  • Copies of research publications, exhibitions or conference papers.
  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • Details of previous research experience e.g. research work experience / study.
  • Any additional documents that may add to your scholarship application e.g. evidence of the award of a University Medal.

Visit The Official Website For More Information

Sponsors: The University of Newcastle and Commonwealth Government

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