PhD scholarship in Neuroimaging in Mood Disorders (Orygen-Optymise)

Orygen, The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health and The University of Melbourne have a PhD Scholarship available for candidates interested in mood disorders and neuroimaging. This scholarship is valued at $26,916 per annum for 3.5 years to support a PhD position.

For further details on eligibility criteria and how to apply please visit the University of Melbourne Scholarship page or Seek PhD

Deadline to lodge an Expression of interest is 5pm 19 March 2017


2017 Scientia PhD Scholarships - University of New South Wales

This scholarship includes a stipend of $40,000 per annum for four years and a support package of up to $10,000 per annum to support development activities and international collaboration. Potential Scientia scholars can select from a number of priority research areas within UNSW Arts and Social Sciences and the corresponding research project, for example 'Fundamental and Enabling Sciences - Educational Psychology'.

The deadline for prospective applicants to lodge an Expression of Interest with supervisors is 11 November 2016.

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Allied Health Sciences

This research scholarship is valued at $40,000 a year for up to two years.  It is open to graduates in the Allied Health sciences who are enrolled as PhD candidates in an Australian university and who have completed the first stage of their doctoral program.

Applications are now closed and will open again in May 2017.

Services for Australian Rural and Remote Allied Health (SARRAH)

SARRAH administers the Allied Health Streams of the Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship and Support Scheme (NAHSSS).  Funding is provided by the Department of Health and this national program supports health professionals and future health professionals to train and practice in geographic and clinical areas of need Visit the home pages of each scholarship for specific information about eligible professions, selection criteria, rural and remote status, the application process and the scholarship guidelines.

Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait allied health professionals are encouraged. These scholarships provide practical support at the health service delivery level.

Please contact the postgraduate team if you need any further information.
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  • Clinical Placement Scholarship:  Provides assistance to allied health students to undertake a clinical placement during their course of study in rural and remote Australia.  
    Click on the link above for information about application dates
  • Clinical Psychology Scholarship:  Provides assistance for eligible applicants to gain a qualification recognised by the Australian Psychology Board as a clinical psychologist. 
    Click on the link above for information about application dates
  • Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Scholarship:  Provides assistance for practicing allied health professions to attend continuing professional development activities, such as short courses and conferences, to enhance their professional practice. Click on the link above for information about application dates
  • Postgraduate Scholarship:  Provides assistance for allied health professionals who provide a clinical service within Australia to enhance their skills and further develop their knowledge.  
    Click on the link above for information about application dates
  • Undergraduate (Entry-Level) Scholarship:  Provides assistance for people living in rural, remote and regional areas to study at an undergraduate or entry level.  
    Click on the link above for information about application dates