The Translational Cancer Research Network (TCRN) is seeking two candidates with strong academic records to undertake PhD studies in the area of translational cancer research.

The successful candidates will be offered an annual tax-exempt stipend of $26,682 commencing no later than Semester 1, 2018 for three years full time in the first instance. These scholarships will be awarded on a competitive basis for domestic students who will enrol at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) and will be determined by a selection committee. These scholarships are for new candidates only – students who are already enrolled are not eligible.

In addition, the TCRN will also provide a Scholarship Top-up of $5,000 per year plus an additional $2,500 per year to support travel and direct research costs.

Essential selection criteria

  1. An undergraduate degree with Honours (first class or equivalent) in a relevant research field including biology, medical sciences, health services, public health, medicine or psychology
  2. Eligibility for enrolment in a PhD program at UNSW
  3. Eligibility for an Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarship
  4. Capacity to enrol at UNSW by no later than Semester 1, 2018.

For application information, please contact us.

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