Peter Fensham PhD Scholarship for Research in STEM Education

Peter Fensham PhD Scholarship for Research in STEM Education

  • DURATION: 3-year scholarship
  • STIPEND: $40,000 p.a. pro rata tax exempt
  • LOCATION: Monash University, Clayton campus

Applications close Sunday 31 May 2020.


Do you have a passion for STEM Education? Do you want to make a contribution to knowledge through research?

The Peter Fensham PhD scholarship is offered for full-time research at postgraduate level in the Faculty of Education at Monash University. The award is available to an applicant intending to undertake a PhD with a focus on Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) Education.

The awardee will be determined by a panel in a merit-based selection process, and will complete their PhD under supervision of a minimum of two academic supervisors from the Faculty of Education at Monash.

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible you must:

  • be a domestic candidate
  • have the necessary qualifications, such as a research masters or honours year to meet the selection requirements into the doctoral program (see Monash University PhD entry requirements)
  • be enrolling full time and on campus
  • not already hold a PhD

Note: The successful applicant will be expected to enrol by 31 October 2020, however there may be some flexibility in the commencement date.

How to apply

Scholarship applicants must complete the Expression of Interest (EOI) form.

The closing date for EOIs is 31 May 2020.

For further information about this scholarship:


Phone: +61 9905 2770

For information about other graduate research scholarships visit the scholarships website.

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Expression of interest form

Closes Sunday 31 May 2020.

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30 April 2019, 6pm

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