Background:  An opportunity is available for an outstanding MPhil or PhD scholar in the area of Anthropology.

This Scholarship was established in 1988 by Mrs Fancy Lawrence, wife of Emeritus Professor Peter Lawrence who was a Professor of Anthropology at the University of Sydney from 1971 to 1986. He had a particular interest in Papua New Guinea and Melanesia.

Open to:

  • This Scholarship is offered subject to the applicant having an unconditional offer of admission or being currently enrolled for full-time studies in a MPhil or PhD within the Department of Anthropology at the University of Sydney.
  • The applicant must be willing to undertake overseas research in the field of Anthropology.
  • To be considered for this Scholarship, applicants must apply for a Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship.

Value:  An annual stipend allowance of equivalent to the minimum rate of the Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship for up to three years.

Duration:  A successful PhD applicant may apply for an extension of up to 6 months.

Further Information: Terms and Conditions

Opening Date: To be considered for this Scholarship applicants must apply for a Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarship. No separate application is required.

For more information on the RTP Stipend Scholarship application process please see the following link: RTP

 

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