Flinders International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (FIPRS) are awarded to suitably qualified applicants to pursue a full-time research higher degree at Flinders University – up to two years for a Research Masters degree and up to three years for a Research Doctorate degree.
CLOSING DATE: Aug 2014 (annual)
|Study in: Australia
Host Institution: Flinder University, Australia
|Course Level: Master/PhD Degree
Course Starts: Jan – March
Field of Study(s):
any field of research
Citizens of any country except Australia or New Zealand
Applicants must be a citizen of any overseas country, except New Zealand, and, satisfy the University’s academic entry requirements for a Masters degree by research or Doctorate by research, including the English proficiency levels set by Flinders University for international students.
Students for whom English is a foreign language will need to provide evidence of their English language competence. Applicants must not hold an equivalent research higher degree qualification. Applications are normally only open to students commencing a research higher degree in Australia for the first time.
Please see the conditions of award for full eligibility criteria.
What Does It Cover:
The FIPRS pays the international student tuition fees charged by Flinders University for a research higher degree. In addition, Flinders University provides the recipient with a generous living allowance paid at the rate of $23,728 per annum (2012 rate). It is tax exempt and indexed annually.
An FIPRS student who moves to Adelaide from overseas is eligible for an establishment allowance (after arrival at Flinders) of up to $1,485 to assist with relocation costs and airfares, provided receipts can be produced by the student.
How to Apply:
All applicants are required to read The Application Guidelines provided before submitting an application. Incomplete and / or electronic applications will not be accepted.
Further official scholarship information and application: