Benefits provided by the Melbourne University include living allowance of $24,653 per annum (2013 rate). Relocation Grant of $2,000 awarded to students who are moving from interstate in order to study at the University of Melbourne or $3,000 awarded to those who are moving from overseas. Thesis allowance of up to $420 (2013 rate) for master’s by research and up to $840 (2013 rate) for PhD and other doctorate by research candidates and paid sick, maternity and parenting leave.
Eligibility: Applicants need to have an unconditional offer of a place in a graduate research degree course (eg. master’s by research, PhD or other research doctorate) at the University of Melbourne.
How to apply: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/scholarships/research/current/benefits/conditions/eligibility
Last date to apply: August 31, 2013