Ph.D. Scholarship Opportunity- in Partnership with the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre


Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 9427

Opportunity Description

The Ph.D. scholarship is provided by the Melbourne Social Equity Institute in partnership with the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre.

The Ph.D. candidates will find out the impact of ASRC and other agencies on the empowering of people in the lived experience of seeking asylum like advocacy activities and explore the impacts of significant strategy.

The candidates will be supervised by Dr. Karen Block and using different methods for performing their Ph.D. proposal and or participatory are encouraged.




Deadline: 27 September 2019

Duration: 3 years

Benefits of the program:

  • 30600 Dollar per annum
  • Free tuition
  • Free taxes
  • Living expenses
  • Health insurance for international candidates
  • 2000 Dollar per annum (a maximum of 6000 Dollars during candidature) for research support.

Who can apply:

  • International candidates
  • Candidates must be accepted by the University of Melbourne for Ph.D. program
  • Must have a good interpersonal skill
  • Candidates must perform an accredited fourth-year program at Honours 1, or related level or at an Honours 2 level must complete outstanding research before graduation.

Required information and documents:


  • Name and contact address
  • Mode of study (full time/Part-time)
  • Other academic qualifications
  • Academic achievements (awards, scholarships, prizes)
  • Research publications which the candidates have authored or co-authored
  • Two references contact information


  • University diploma and transcripts
  • The CV (2 pages)
  • Information about the previous research which is completed in the previous degree by the candidates (250 words)
  • Work experience related to the Ph.D. proposal or needed to be developed relevant research and writing skills (100 words).
  • Research proposal describes (preliminary ideas, key research questions, methodology, relevant conceptual and theoretical approaches, address how the project fits into the specific research program (2 pages)).
  • Masters/Honours thesis examiners’ reports (if applicable).

How to apply:

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