“The Minerals Research Institute of Western Australia is a statutory body established by the Western Australian Government under the Minerals Research Institute of Western Australia Act 2013 to stimulate minerals research to support investment in, and operation of, a globally competitive minerals industry in Western Australia”
The purpose of these scholarships is to support graduate research training in disciplines underpinning the Minerals Industry in Western Australia by enabling students of exceptional research promise to undertake higher degrees by research at universities in Western Australia. A total of four (4) scholarships will be awarded across the universities in Western Australia.
The scholarships are typically awarded to PhD students enrolled in the Faculties of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics and Science. However, relevant applications will be considered from candidates in other Faculties.
Further information about the activities of the Minerals Research Institute of Western Australia can be obtained after visiting the website http://www.mriwa.wa.gov.au/
Maximum number awarded
1 Directors PhD scholarship @ no less than $40,000 in one of 3 fields:
2 PhD research scholarships@ no less than $30,000 annually
Business, Engineering (all disciplines), Earth and Environment, Mathematics and Statistics, Agriculture and Resource Economics, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Engineering Science, Geology, Exploration Geoscience, Geoscience, Ore Deposit Geology, Mathematics and Engineering technology relating to minerals research.
Applications open: CLOSED
Applications close: CLOSED