ARC Grant Funded Scholarship - School of Chemical Engineering & Advanced Materials - Development of Novel Biomolecules for Mineral Processing

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Payment per year
$28,854 per annum plus a $5,000 per annum supplementary scholarship
3 Years
Postgraduate Research
Australian Citizens
Australian Permanent Residents
New Zealand Citizens
International Students
Type of Scholarship
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Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology (SET)
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Future Students
Commencing Students

The Scholarship is funded by the ARC Centre of Excellence for Enabling Eco-efficient beneficiation of minerals, to support a full-time PhD student who is  commencing research in designing novel biomolecules for mineral processing.



Applicants must be Australian citizens, permanent residents of Australia or international students  who are acceptable as candidates for a PhD  degree at the University of Adelaide.



The scholarship will be for 3 years and has a stipend of $28,854 (indexed annually) per annum plus a stipend of $5000 pa.

It is likely to be tax exempt, subject to Taxation Office approval.



Contact Person: Prof. Chunxia Zhao

School of:  Chemical Engineering & Advanced Materials

Tel: (08) 8313 5454




Expressions of interest should be submitted to by no later than 13 May 2022 with the name of scholarship in the subject heading. Please ensure you include all of the following documents:


  • Completed Expression of Interest form (download below)
  • Evidence of Australian or New Zealand citizenship, or Australian permanent resident status (if applicable)
  • Academic transcripts
  • Translations of non-English documentation
  • Curriculum vitae (including publications, past research experience)