2022 ACU PhD Stipend Scholarship Award for International in Australia


Closing Dates: 29 April 2022.

Application Calls for the ACU PhD Stipend Scholarship Award for International students at the Australian Catholic University in Australia.

This PhD scholarship is offered in the field of Health Sciences with a focus on Education and Educational Psychology. The scholarship award guarantees a stipend of $28,854 and tuition fee coverage for up to 3 years of study at ACU. The applicants must have relevant interests, qualifications, and experience to be able to win this scholarship.

About Australian Catholic University:

Australian Catholic University is a publicly funded educational institute and a world-leading research university in our priority areas of Education, health, theology, and philosophy.  ACU invests heavily in research programmes and is ranking as one of the top 10 Catholic universities globally with an aim to establish an inclusive study environment.

Australian Catholic University is ranked in the top two percent of the universities across the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings was founded on the principles of social justice and attracts global experts, students, and collaborators from across the globe. The university is also one of the top three universities in Australia with programmes designed to help students secure internships and employment.

Selection Criteria:

  • The applicants must have a post-graduate degree in psychology or Education.
  • The applicants must have an interest or experience in school leadership.
  • The applicants must have a strong background in research design and analysis.

Supporting Documents:

  • Certified copies of any higher education study attempted to date, in English
  • A certified copy of your birth certificate, citizenship certificate, or passport with any relevant visa pages
  • Copies of any completed research, such as published articles or book chapters, thesis extracts, or research reports, in English)

Available Program:

Students can apply to take PhD programme study in the field of health sciences at the Australian Catholic University.

Application Procedures:

Applicants must have to take admission in the PhD degree at the university. Students interested to apply for this scholarship must contact marsh@acu.edu.au. To be considered for these scholarships, applicants must submit all documentation required for an application to the PhD program at ACU along with a cover letter detailing demonstrated interest and/or experience in the proposed area of research.

Entry Requirements:

The applicants must have an appropriate undergraduate degree with honors at a minimum level of Second Class Division A (Distinction average) (or equivalent) or a master’s degree with appropriate research training in a relevant field or an equivalent qualification and/or demonstrated research experience, with evidence of capacity to undertake independent research work (eg, an authored publication).

Language Requirements:

 The applicants need to submit IELTS test scores or attempt the ACU English Test. TOEFL, CAE, and PTE are also accepted

Application Perks:

ACU will provide the selected awarded a stipend of $28,854 per annum for up to 3 years f study. A research Training Program Fees Offset Scholarship; that is, a tuition fee waiver for three (3) years for domestic candidates or an ACU tuition fee waiver for three (3) years for international candidates can also be awarded.

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