UTS:Law has an expanding research degree program. The Faculty is committed to building an active and supportive research student community, which is also integrated into the Faculty research community.
Value and duration
Benefits offered under the scholarships include:
- a stipend of $40,000 per annum for 4 years
- a research support fund of $1,500 per annum
- paid holiday, sick, maternity, and parenting leave
Separate support may be available for international students to cover tuition fees.
Who is eligible?
The scholarships are open to domestic and international students.
Applicants must have completed a Masters Degree by research or a Bachelor Degree with first class honours, or be regarded by the University as having an equivalent level of attainment.
For further information on the eligibility criteria, please see clause 1 of the Conditions of Award.
Scholarships will be awarded according to the following selection criteria:
- academic merit of the applicant;
- research and other relevant experience of the applicant;
- publication record of the applicant;
- quality of the research proposal; and,
- relevance of the proposed research to the Faculty's research strengths.
Doctoral Teaching Fellowship
Successful scholarship applicants may also be offered a Doctoral Teaching Fellowship which will provide an opportunity to gain valuable teaching experience in the Faculty of Law. Doctoral Teaching Fellows will receive a salary of $25,000 per annum in addition to the QBLD scholarship, and be expected to teach 4 hours per week in both Autumn and Spring sessions.
Scholarship application deadline
- International: 30 September 2017
- Domestic: 31 October 2017
Please note that applicants must have completed pre-assessment and a formal application to the Graduate Research School by the appropriate deadline for their QBS application to be valid.
For more information please visit the UTS Quentin Bryce Law Doctoral Scholarship website.