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Elite Research Scholarship in Environmental Science.

This scholarship is currently not being offered.

Applications are invited for an Elite Top-up in the areas of natural environment & wilderness studies and forest ecology.  This top-up is funded through the University Foundation via a generous donation to the University.

Successful applicants must have completed at least four years of tertiary education studies and have achieved first class honours or equivalent from a recognised tertiary institution. Scholarships are only available those who will be undertaking a full-time PhD program at the University of Tasmania in the areas or natural environment and wilderness studies and forest ecology.

The stipend is $7,500pa non-taxable. The successful recipient will also be awarded an Australian Postgraduate Award or Tasmania Graduate Research Scholarship at a stipend of $22,860pa (2011 rate).

Additional conditions apply to the Australian Postgraduate Awards and Tasmania Graduate Research Scholarships applicants should read the appropriate conditions for further information.

Applicants should complete the Application for Admission and Scholarship for Higher Degree Research Candidature (see How to Apply) and indicate in Section 9.1 Scholarship Support – Domestic, that you wish to be considered for the Elite Research Scholarship in Environmental Science.

For further information contact the Graduate Research Office:

Email: graduate.research@utas.edu.au

Phone:  6226 8559