Eccles PhD Scholarship in Medical Science at Australian National University in Australia 2021

John Curtin School of Medical Research (JCSMR) is currently accepting applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates for its Eccles Ph.D. Scholarship in medical science in Australia for the 2021/2022 academic session.

The scholarship aims to attract international students of high caliber to pursue higher degree research, at JCSMR, in Neurosciences.

ANU is a world-leading university in Australia’s capital. Excellence is embedded in our approach to research and education.ANU is a world-leading university in Australia’s capital. Excellence is embedded in our approach to research and education.

Worth of Award

  • The scholarship will provide for an annual living expense stipend paid fortnightly in arrears, and a fee-waiver scholarship for international students.
  • The scholarship also provides allowances for thesis reimbursement as well as paid medical, maternity and paternity leave.


The award will be available to a prospective student who:

  • is an international student;
  • is enrolling full-time in a program of study for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy at the John Curtin School of Medical Research, Australian National University;
  • holds an Australian Bachelor Honours degree with First Class Honours or equivalent, and has research publications and/or relevant research experience.
ALSO READ:   UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development 2021

How to Apply

  • There is no separate scholarship application as students are automatically considered based on meeting the eligibility criteria or conditions prescribed under the Eligibility section.
  • In order to be considered for this scholarship in the main round of scholarship offers International students are required to apply for admission by 31 August
  • It is strongly encouraged to make contact with the relevant Graduate Studies Convener or a prospective supervisor, prior to lodging an application for admission, to discuss the proposed research topic and related matters.
ALSO READ:   Oskar Morgenstern Fellowship at Mercatus Center in USA 2021 (Win $7,000)

Deadline: All International Students must submit their applications on or before August 31st, 2021

Click here for more details and to apply