Applications are invited for the Australian Government Research Training Program (AGRTP) International Fee Offset Scholarship payable for 3 years. Domestic as well as overseas students are eligible to apply for this application program.
The aim of The grant is to provide full tuition fees for up to 3 years with the potential for two 6 month extensions.
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Course Level: The studentships are available to pursue higher degree research programs.
Study Subject: The studentships are awarded in the subjects offered by the university.
Award: The Australian Government Research Training Program InternationaI Fee Offset Scholarship:
- Covers tuition fees for 3 years with the possibility of two six month extensions.
- Provides program length overseas student health cover for the student and their immediate family.
Number of Awards: Not Known
The award can be taken in Australia
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the opportunity :
The Commonwealth Scholarship Guidelines (Research) 2017 set the basis for the conditions of award and outline the basic eligibility requirements for this application .
The ANU has established an RTP Policy & Procedure which outlines the standards, processes, and conditions for this application . These documents are available from the reference document section of this page.
- To be eligible for an RTP Stipend, RTP Fees Offset or RTP Allowance student must be a domestic student or an overseas student enrolled in an accredited HDR course of study at an Australian HEP.
- To be eligible for a RTP Stipend student must not be receiving income from another source to support that student’s general living costs while undertaking their course of study if that income is greater than 75 per cent of that student’s RTP Stipend Income unrelated to the student’s course of study or income received for the student’s course of study but not for the purposes of supporting general living costs is not to be taken into account.
- To be eligible for an RTP Fees Offset student must not be receiving an equivalent award or scholarship from the Commonwealth designed to offset HDR
Nationality: Domestic, as well as overseas students, are eligible to apply for this application programme.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.
English Language Requirements: All applicants, whether domestic or international, must provide evidence that their English language ability meets the minimum requirements for admission.
How to Apply: No application is required specifically for this application as all eligible candidates will be considered. In order to be considered in the main round of scholarships, students are required to have applied for admission by 31st August in the year prior to commencing their HDR program.
Application Deadline: application deadline is August 31, 2017.