PhD top-up scholarship in mathematical sciences or geospatial sciences

For new PhD students in Mathematical Sciences (DR222) or Geospatial Sciences (DR223) who demonstrate a meritorious academic record and a high standard of research capability.

Value and duration

$10,000 per year for up to three years.

Number of scholarships available

Two

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • be a newly-enrolled student in the PhD Mathematical Sciences (DR222) or PhD Geospatial Sciences (DR223) program for commencement in Semester 1, 2017 and;
  • apply and be awarded the 2017 Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) or International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS) and commence at RMIT University in Semester 1, 2017

This top-up scholarship will be awarded based on:

  • alignment of your research with core research themes in mathematical and geospatial sciences, which include applied statistics, operations research, optimisation, physical, environmental and biological system modelling, applied algebra, information security and network sciences, surveying, geodesy, satellite positioning, GIS and geoinformatics, cartography and visualization, remote sensing and photogrammetry, and risk and community safety
  • demonstrated exceptional academic achievements and research capability

How to apply

Please email the following to Eliza Cook, eliza.cook@rmit.edu.au:

  • one page expression of interest letter/statement
  • CV
  • academic transcripts

Open date

Applications now open.

Closing date

Applications will close when a candidate is selected.

Terms and conditions

This scholarship will be governed by the APA and RMIT University Research Scholarship Terms and Conditions (PDF 484kb, 10p).

The top-up research scholarship is awarded at the discretion of the assessment committee whose decision is final.

Contact

For further enquiries please contact Eliza Cook, Advisor Research and Higher Degree Research.