PhD scholarship for women in STEM

The PhD scholarship supports new STEM research by women about enterprising women in Southeast Asia (including Timor-Leste).

The PhD scholarship enables women from Southeast Asia (including Timor-Leste) to undertake doctoral studies in priority STEM research fields relevant to the future social development of the region, such as gender equity and women’s empowerment, decent work and economic growth, responsible production and consumption, sustainable cities and communities, and digital transformation.

Tuition fee cover for 3.6 years (extension available and can be applied)
Stipend of 14 mil VND per month
3k AUD for research related activities

Applications are now open.



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Acknowledgement of Country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business - Artwork 'Luwaytini' by Mark Cleaver, Palawa.