A PhD scholarship, investigating whether those who reside in more liveable neighbourhoods, but are of lower socioeconomic position, experience a ‘pulling up’ effect on their mental health and wellbeing over time.
Value and duration
The scholarship will provide a stipend of $30,000 per annum. Successful international applicants will be provided with a tuition fee scholarship that also covers the cost of Overseas Student Heath Cover.
The duration of this scholarship is 3 years with the possibility of a six month extension.
Number of scholarships available
To be eligible for this scholarship you must:
It is preferred that applicants have a post-graduate degree in public health, epidemiology, or health geography, and be familiar in quantitative modelling and analysis techniques.
Applications are now open.
Applications close 5pm AEST Wednesday 28 February 2018, or when a candidate is selected.
Terms and conditions
RMIT's standard research scholarship terms and conditions (PDF 327kb 10p) will apply to this scholarship.