Earth Sciences PhD Scholarship - Apatite as a probe to study the evolution of the continental crust

Payment per year
3 years
Postgraduate Research
Australian Citizens
Australian Permanent Residents
New Zealand Citizens
Permanent Humanitarian Visa Holders
International Students
Type of Scholarship
Financial Need
Available In
Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology (SET)
Available To

The PhD Scholarship is funded by an Australian Research Council Discovery Project to support two full time PhD students at The University of Adelaide who are commencing/undertaking research in Earth Sciences. The related advertisement can be accessed here:

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

Stipend: The scholarship will be for 3 years and has a stipend of $28,092 (2020 rate, Indexed annually) per annum.  A full fee scholarship may also be available for qualifying international applicants.  

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

Enquiries: Please direct any project enquiries to Dr Stijn Glorie, School of Physical Sciences / Department of Earth Sciences, Tel: (08) 83132206, Email:

Enquiries about the application process to the Adelaide Graduate Research School Tel (08) 8313 5882 or email


Applying: Application for Admission must be submitted using the Online Application Form available at:

Please email a CV and brief letter explaining your research interests and experience and contact details of three referees in a SINGLE PDF (maximum 5 pages of A4) AND a summary of your application for admission to Stijn Glorie ( with “Apatite as a probe to study the evolution of the continental crust – PhD application” in the subject heading.  You can request a copy of your application summary by emailing with the subject heading 'Request for application summary'.