The Sir Roland Wilson (SRW) Foundation PhD scholarship provides high performing Australian Public Service (APS) employees a 3-year, full pay scholarship at ANU, to undertake research on topics of national significance.
Continuation of APS Salary, plus up to $40,000 international travel stipend, as well as professional development fund of up to $5,000 over the course of the scholarship
3 on offer
Payments made for 3 years
Student levelsPostgraduate research
Number of scholarships awarded3 on offer
Selection basesAcademic merit
Ongoing eligibilityContinuation based on full-time study load
Extension duration12 month extension available.
Scholars enter into a Deed of Agreement with their APS agency stipulating the conditions under which the scholarship will proceed, and are paid their normal salary by their agency. Taxation, superannuation and other employment conditions continue to apply. Additionally, scholars have access to an international travel stipend of up to $40,000 as well as a professional development fund of up to $5,000 over the course of the scholarship.
Applicants must have received a full letter of offer of admission for their chosen ANU PhD program before being able to apply for this scholarship.
Please visit the Foundation website for further information and to view the scholarship information pack.