Edith Cowan University MRIWA Postgraduate Scholarships In Australia

By | July 26, 2022

Edith Cowan University in Australia is pleased to announce the MRIWA Postgraduate Scholarships for eligible students across the globe. The scholarships, sponsored by the Minerals Research Institute of Western Australia (MRIWA), are intended to encourage and enable students of exceptional research to promising to undertake higher degrees by research at universities in Western Australia.

MRIWA offers scholarships in three categories annually to support postgraduate research training in any discipline relevant to the Minerals Industry in Western Australia: The MRIWA Odwyn Jones Ph.D. Scholarship, The MRIWA Ph.D. Scholarship for Women (open to women applicants only) and The MRIWA Indigenous Scholarship (open to Indigenous Australian applicants only).


Scholarship Sponsor(s): Minerals Research Institute of Western Australia (MRIWA)

Host Institution(s): Edith Cowan University/universities in Western Australia

Scholarship Worth: Full Funding (See Benefits below)

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: Postgraduate (Ph.D.)

Nationality: Domestic & International Students


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The scholarships are awarded to students undertaking eligible post-graduate research relevant to the minerals industry of Western Australia. Applications can be considered from candidates studying or intending to study in any field consistent with MRIWA’s current Research Priority Plan

MRIWA postgraduate scholarships are available to both domestic and international applicants (subject to the conditions of the award) and are tenable at any university in Western Australia.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the MRIWA Postgraduate Scholarships you must:

  • Be undertaking research relevant to the minerals industry of Western Australia;
  • Meet the criteria for admission to a relevant Higher Degree by Research program at an eligible university, and have applied for entry into that program;
  • Meet all specified eligibility criteria for the scholarship(s) you are applying for;
  • Have submitted a completed application form and research proposal to MRIWA;
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Scholarship Benefits

  • An annual stipend of up to $36,047 and;
  • An allowance of $5,151 to support research and travel costs for up to three years;
  • A possibility for a six-month extension.

Application Procedures

How to Apply: To apply for the  MRIWA Postgraduate Scholarships, complete all eligibility requirements and submit the required documents, including a completed MRIWA scholarship application form and a research proposal endorsed by potential supervisors at the proposed university, send to scholarships@mriwa.wa.gov.au on or before the deadline.

Application Deadline: 30 Sept 2022

Edith Cowan University MRIWA Postgraduate Scholarships In Australia