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Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Griffith University

 Scholarship Name:  Australian Postgraduate Award (Industry)

 Description:  Australian Postgraduate Award (Industry) (APAI) scholarships are awarded to students of exceptional research potential undertaking a Higher Degree by Research (HDR). APAIs are funded by the Commonwealth Government and are allocated for specific projects.

 Study Level:  Doctor Degree (By Research), Master Degree (By Research)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Allowance, Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Multiple/year

 Annual Amount:  $31,298

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $31,298 per year (2015 rate, indexed annually) for 3 years for a PhD and 2 years for a master by research. In exceptional circumstances applicants may be entitled to a 6 month extension. The scholarship also provides a thesis allowance of up to $420 for a master degree and $840 for a PhD, and where applicable, a relocation allowance of up to $1,520.

 Length:  3 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian citizens; hold an undergraduate degree with honours class I or IIA or equivalent; and be enrolled in a full-time postgraduate research degree. Applicants cannot: be receiving similar funding or stipend from a Commonwealth Government program; already have completed a degree at the same level or higher as the proposed candidature; or have previously held an Australian Postgraduate Award or APAI for more than 6 months.

 Study Location:  Australia - QLD: Brisbane Metropolitan QLD: Gold Coast

 Other Details:  The organisation where the student is enrolled may credit periods of study already undertaken towards the degree. If this occurs, the periods of study before the beginning of the APAI will be deducted from its maximum period of tenure.

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Scholarships Coordinator

 Contact Department:  Graduate Research School

 Contact Phone:  61 7 37353817

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Griffith University

 Provider Phone:  61 7 37357731

 Provider Fax:  61 7 37353885

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