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).
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:
Phone: 6226 8559
Authorised by the Dean of Graduate Research
4 October, 2012