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Maxwell King PhD Scholarship

Maxwell King PhD Scholarship 2024 | Application Begins Now!

The Maxwell King PhD Scholarship (MKS) honors Professor Maxwell King’s significant contributions to graduate research at Monash University, where he served as the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research and Research Training) for eight years. This prestigious award supports PhD students at Monash University by covering their living expenses during their studies.

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Scholarship Benefits: Maxwell King PhD Scholarship

The MKS provides the following support:

  • Living Allowance (Stipend): $50,291 per annum (2024 rate)
  • Research Allowance: To assist with research-related expenses
  • Relocation Allowance: Available to eligible students who need to relocate for their studies

Eligibility Criteria

To qualify for the MKS, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Citizenship Requirements: Open to international students, Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents, New Zealand citizens, and Australian humanitarian visa holders.
  • Academic Requirements: Must have submitted a scholarship application in the current year and meet Monash’s competitive selection and English language proficiency standards.

Scholarship Details

  • Number of Scholarships: Two scholarships are awarded annually:
    • One for Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS) disciplines
    • One for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines
  • Application Deadline: Applications close on 31 October each year.
Maxwell King PhD Scholarship
Maxwell King PhD Scholarship

Application Process

Interested candidates can apply by following these steps:

  1. Prepare Documents: Gather necessary documents, such as academic transcripts and proof of English proficiency.
  2. Submit Application: Apply through Monash University’s official scholarship portal.
  3. Faculty Invitation (if applicable): New applicants should obtain an invitation from the relevant faculty before beginning the application process.

For more details and to apply, visit the Maxwell King PhD Scholarship page.

Applications for the 2024 scholarship close on 31 October.

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