This PhD scholarship is especially open to students who have recorded an outstanding performance in chemistry field at the previous degree. The selected scholars will do PhD research in the field of Polymer Chemistry at the Australia Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology. Those are selected will receive approximately $26,288 per year which is tenable for one year plus six months extention. The application deadline is 2 September 2016.
The University of Queensland’s Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN) is an integrated multi-disciplinary research institute bringing together the skills of world-class researchers working at the intersection of biology, chemistry, engineering and computer modelling. The institute has more than 450 researchers housed in a $AU75 million state-of-the-art building complimented by an extensive suite of facilities. This critical mass of researchers is working to develop new products and processes which will significantly impact human health, the environment, and the development of sustainable renewable energy.
Value and Tenure
The base stipend will be at the rate of AUD $26,288.00 per annum tax-free for three years with the possibility of a six month extension in approved circumstances.
Level and Area of Studies
PhD degree in the field of Polymer Chemistry.
Place of Study
The program can be taken in Australia.
Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible, all applicants are expected to meet all of the following mandatory requirements:
- At least 2 high quality research publications;
- Excellent academic performance evidenced by a high Grade Point Average (GPA); and
- International applicants must meet the University of Queensland’s English Language Proficiency (ELP) requirements.
Australian and overseas students are welcome to apply.
The application can be made online. Please visit the link below to apply.
2 September 2016.