The University of Newcastle, informally known as Newcastle University, is an Australian public university. The University of Newcastle is a member of Universities Australia and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

The  University of Newcastle is now accepting the application for its PhD Scholarship in Mechanisms Underlying Myopia. The scholarship is available for the applicants from all over the world.

The aim of the scholarship is to giving research opportunity to the researchers from all over the world.

Course Level: The scholarship is available to pursue PhD programme.

Study Subject: The scholarship is awarded in mechanisms underlying myopia under the supervision of Associate Professor Sally McFadden.

Scholarship Award: The value of this scholarship is $26,682 per annum in 2017, indexed in January each year. The scholarship is for a period of three years, with the possibility of a six-month extension.

Numbers of Scholarships: One scholarship is available.

Scholarship can be taken in Australia

Eligibility Criteria: 

This scholarship is open to domestic and international students.

Nationality: Applicants of all nationalities can apply for the scholarship.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous year degree

English Language Requirement: The candidate should have a very good command over the English language.

Method of Application: 

Applicants can apply via email.

  • Applicants are advised to contact A / Prof Sally McFadden (details below).
  • Email:

Scholarship Application Deadline: August 18, 2017.

For more info, visit Scholarship Link