A postgraduate research scholarship funded by the Australian Research Council – Discovery Projects, the Scholarship aims to support students undertaking a PhD within the School of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, where the focus of their research will be on new rare-earth free solid-state magnetic materials. Scholarship recipients will focus on either synthesis, structural and physical property characterisation, or on data mining and computational modelling; with a flexibility to work across all aspects of the project.
A stipend scholarship for a PhD student within the School of Chemistry to undertake research in solid-state magnetic materials at the University of Sydney, Australia
Value of Award: $29,880 per annum
|Value||Eligibility||Open date||Close date|
|$29,880 p.a. (up to 3.5 years)||Domestic/international student|
PhD student within School of Chemistry
Hold Honours Degree or Masters Degree
Research in solid-state magnetic materials
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Benefits: The Scholarship will provide a stipend allowance equivalent $29,880 per annum (indexed on 1 January each year) for up to 3.5 years, subject to satisfactory academic performance.
Eligibility: To be eligible for this award, applicants must:
- have an unconditional offer of admission or being currently enrolled to study full-time in a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) within School of Chemistry, Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney
- hold an honours degree (First Class or Second Class upper) or a master’s degree in a related field with a substantial research component, or equivalent
- be willing to undertake research in solid-state magnetic materials
- be willing to work at major neutron and X-ray scattering facilities.
Please Note: An applicant without an unconditional offer of admission may apply and be selected, however, no scholarship offer will be sent until the applicant has an unconditional offer of admission.