This scholarship is for applicants wishing to undertake full time study in applied finance research topics such as: market efficiency, market microstructure, transaction costs, asset allocation and more.
Scholarship value and duration
This scholarship is worth $AU 32,000 tax free per year for three years (total $AU96.000), and will be paid as a fortnightly stipend.
This scholarship is open to students completing a Doctor of Philosophy degree program.
Applicants should have an Honours degree (1 or 2A) or equivalent.
This scholarship is open to both domestic and international student applicants, although applicants should note that this award is a living allowance scholarship only, and will not cover tuition fees. Overseas candidates will need to cover the cost of enrollment fees and any other compulsory costs.
Applications for the Business strong Global scholarship in applied finance close Sunday 29 May, 2011.
How to apply
Students who have already been offered higher degree research candidature should provide
- A completed scholarship application form for continuing students (PDF 100k)
- a referee report from their current supervisor (link included in application form)
- an updated copy of their research proposal
- an updated copy of their curriculum vitae (CV)
- any relevant publications
Prospective students who are not currently enrolled in a higher degree by research at Griffith University should complete the application steps for admission to a higher degree by research.
For application enquiries, and to submit an application as an existing student, please contact
Griffith Graduate Research School
Nathan campus, Griffith University
Phone: +61 7 373 53817
Level 2, Macrossan building (N16)
170 Kessels Road
Nathan Queensland 4111
For more information, please contact
Dr Robert Bianchi
Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics
Phone: (07) 373 57078 or + 61 7 373 57078
Web: Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics