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CEPAR PhD Supplementary Scholarships

CEPAR Supplementary Scholarships provide additional support to eligible international and domestic higher degree research students who are in receipt of an Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarship, National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) or university equivalent scholarship to assist them with pursuing a program of study related to CEPAR.

Further details including eligibility, benefits and conditions are available in the CEPAR Supplementary Scholarship Guidelines.

Applications are to be made on the prescribed CEPAR Supplementary Scholarship Application Form and emailed to cepar@unsw.edu.au by 30 October 2020

View the opportunities that are available for CEPAR PhD students and read testimonials from current CEPAR PhD candidates here. To see where some of CEPAR's PhD graduates have been placed, visit the Graduate Student Placements webpage.

CEPAR Honours Scholarships

View the CEPAR Honours Scholarship Guidelines.

Applications for the 2021 scholarships will open in November 2020.

Summer Research Scholarships

CEPAR offers competitive summer research scholarships to currently enrolled undergraduate students who are considering Honours and/or postgraduate research in the future. Students will participate in research projects supervised by CEPAR researchers and gain valuable research experience. Applications for the below projects for 2020/2021 are now open.

2020/2021 Summer Scholarship Projects

Project 1

Patterns in peak-performance and participation age in sport: A fact sheet.

Project 2

Does the Gender-Concordance effect exist in long-term care?

Project 3

Which information, and in what format, can best help people choose the most suitable retirement income products?

Project 4

Distributed computing and structural estimation of high dimensional economic dynamics.

Project 5

Social environment and biomarkers of ageing in different ageing cohorts

Application Process

If you wish to apply for projects 1-4 which are based at UNSW Sydney, review the Guidelines and apply through the UNSW Scholarships webpage.

If you wish to apply for project 5 which is based at The University of Sydney, review the Guidelines, complete the USYD application form and return it to Amy Brushwood.

Submission Deadline

Applications close 21 September 2020.


Further enquiries can be directed to Amy Brushwood.