Westpac Research Fellowships

Westpac Research Fellowships

Australia 25 Aug 2022
The university of Queensland Australia

The university of Queensland Australia

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State University
Host Country
25 Aug 2022
Study level
Opportunity type
Opportunity funding
Full funding
Eligible Countries
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Eligible Region
All Regions
Enrolment status: Current UQ student
Student type: Domestic
Study level: Postgraduate research (HDR)
Study level: All study areas
Scholarship focus: Academic excellence
Scholarship value: At least $400,000
Scholarship duration: 5 years
Number awarded: 2
Applications open: 22 June 2022


You're eligible if you:

  • are an Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • have been awarded a PhD within the eligible time frame (refer to Westpac website for 2023 application details)
  • propose an area of research which meets ERA standards
  • meet research requirements that allign with the Foundation's three focus areas
  • conduct research which includes international opportunities to develop your leadership skills and global networks
  • are able to provide two letters of reference
  • are able to attend the National Assessment Centre held in December.

Selection criteria:

Your application will be assessed based on:

  • academic excellence and achievements to date
  • your research environment
  • your ability to contribute to the Westpac 100 Scholars Network
  • your sense of connection to Australia and commitment to improving the lives of others.

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