The Curtin University Completion Scholarship Scheme is designed to provide financial assistance to Doctoral candidates during the final four months of their full time thesis enrolment. Scholarships are valued at $6,000 over 4 months. The Stipend will be paid in three equal instalments: $2,000 at the beginning of the award; $2,000 at the completion of 2 months subject to a satisfactory milestone report is received from the supervisor; and $2,000 on submission of thesis for examination by the proposed date as agreed at the commencement of the scholarship. A further thesis allowance of up to $200 may be payable upon submission of receipts.
The Eligibility criteria is as follows: -Applicants must be currently enrolled on a full time basis in a research Doctoral degree at Curtin University of Technology; -Applicants must not currently be in receipt of any scholarship support; -Applicants must be able to commence the scholarship within 6 months from date of receiving the scholarship offer; -Applicants must not have consumed more than 3 years and 8 months full-time equivalent enrolment by 1st July 2012; -Applicants must remain enrolled full-time during the tenure of the award; -and Applicants must not already hold a Doctoral degree deemed equivalent to the educational level of an Australian Doctoral degree.