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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 for the CEPAR PhD Supplementary Scholarship projects have closed. Scholarship enquiries can be directed to Amy Brushwood


CEPAR Honours Scholarships

Honours scholarships are valued at AUD $5,000 are available to students wishing to enrol in a fourth year of undergraduate study to expand their knowledge in a particular area of study and to develop their research skills.

Application Process

Applications for 2021 scholarships have closed in February.


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. 

Application Process

- Review the Summer Scholarship Guidelines 

- Complete the Summer Scholarship Application form and submit it to cepar@unsw.edu.au.

Please note, applications for this summer research scholarship round has now closed.

 

Key Dates:

Student Applications open: 20 August 2021

Student Applications close: 20 September 2021

Assesment of applications: Mid October 2021

Offers made to students: Early November 2021

 

Projects

Project Code

Project Title

Project Supervisor/s

CEPARSP2021_01

Modelling systematic mortality risk with affine models

Professor Michael Sherris and Len Garces

CEPARSP2021_02

Actuarial Modelling Health Status and Functional Disability in Australia

Professor Michael Sherris and Kyu Park

CEPARSP2021_03

Long-term care insurance, financial support and labor supply: New evidence from China

Dr Yuanyuan Deng and Dr Katja Hanewald

CEPARSP2021_04

The intergenerational consequences of depression: A cross-country comparison

Professor Philip O'Keefe and Dr Yuanyuan Deng

CEPARSP2021_05

Designing recruitment and selection materials to reduce age bias in hiring processes

Dr Jane Chong and Associate Professor Patrick Dunlop

CEPARSP2021_06

Task and relationship cooperation among age diverse employees: a social comparison lens

Dr Daniela Andrei

CEPARSP2021_07

Social environment and biomarkers of ageing in different ageing cohorts

Dr Saman Khalatbari-Soltani

CEPARSP2021_08

China’s demographic change and external balances

Dr Larry Weifeng Liu

 

Summer Scholarship enquiries can be directed to Amy Brushwood
 


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.