ANU RSAA Kenneth Freeman PhD funding for International Students in Australia

  • Phd
  • $28,092 p.a. + allowances

Each year the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics (RSAA) may offer one award known as the Kenneth Freeman PhD Scholarship Award.

The Australian National University
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The Australian National University

The Australian National University is a national research university located in Canberra, the capital of Australia.

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The Award will be available each year to a prospective or continuing domestic or international student who:

  1. is enrolled or enrolling full-time in a program of study for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Astronomy and Astrophysics, based in the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics in the ANU College of Science; and
  2. has demonstrated First class honours (H1), or demonstrated equivalent requirements.


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  1. Paid leave entitlements:
    • 20 working days recreation leave
    • 10 working days medical leave
    • 60 working days additional medical leave
    • 60 working days parental leave
    • 5 days partner parental leave
  2. Dependent Child Allowance for international student ($3,000/annum/child- max $9000)
  3. Relocation reimbursement (capped at $1000 for domestic student, $2500 for international student)
  4. Thesis Allowance of up to $500

$28,092 per annum, value equivalent to AGRTP Stipend Scholarship, award indexed each year


No application is required as all eligible candidates who have indicated their interest will be automatically considered.

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