Apply for the Fully Funded Macquarie University Scholarships in Australia. The deadline for the application is 30th November 2020.
The scholarship is for Macquarie University PhD Positions in Socioeconomic Inequality and Hearing Health.
Additionally, this project examines the relationship between socioeconomic inequality and the development and the impact of hearing impairment on the lives of older adults in Australia in terms of mental well-being, quality of life, social engagement, and economic position.
Furthermore, the project will inform strategies to minimize socioeconomic risks for hearing impairment. Also, access to hearing health services and hearing aid use in order to mitigate the adverse effects of hearing impairment in older adults in Australia.
To be eligible for a scholarship, applicants must have a record of excellent academic performance and preferably. Likewise, additional relevant research experience and/or peer-reviewed research activity in line with the University’s scholarship rating guidelines. Also, refer to the Rating Scholarship Applicants section for more information about these guidelines.
The scholarship comprises of a Tuition Fee Offset and a Living Allowance Stipend.
Additionally, the value and tenure of the scholarship is an “MQRES” full-time stipend rate of $28,092 per annum (in 2020 tax-exempt for up to 3 years- annually).
New applicants to Macquarie University will need to complete the Online HDR Candidature and Scholarship Application via the Online Application System and arrange for two academic referee reports to the Higher Degree Research Office. Further information can be found on the How to Apply page.
Macquarie University is a public research university based in Sydney, Australia, in the suburb of Macquarie Park.