University of Newcastle PhD Scholarship on Skin Protection Strategies 2020

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Last updated on: 03-Mar-2020
EligibilityPhD applicants
AwardMultiple awards

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by 08, 2020. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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About the Program

The University of Newcastle invites applications for PhD Scholarship on Skin Protection Strategies 2020 from domestic and international PhD students. The aim of this project is to explore the use of barrier products for skin protection in hospitalised patients and or residents of aged care facilities. Selected candidates will receive AUD 27,596 per annum and the living allowance for 3.5 years, the tuition fee for four years and AUD 1,500 relocation allowance and Overseas Student Health Cover at a single rate.

  • University of Newcastle PhD Scholarship on Skin Protection Strategies 2020 DeadlineClosed

    To be eligible, an applicant must:

    • Have experience in clinical healthcare in the area of wound management, wound healing, tissue viability, continence care or wound care or infection prevention and control
    • Have a consistent history of high academic achievement
    • Have exceptional written and spoken English skills (as outlined in the University’s eligibility criteria)
    • AUD 27,596 per annum
    • Living allowance for 3.5 years
    • The tuition fee for four years
    • AUD 1,500 relocation allowance and Overseas Student Health Cover at single rate
    • A cover letter expressing their interest and response to the selection criteria. The cover letter should be approximately one page in length and must not exceed two pages
    • One page proposal
    • Scanned copies of their academic transcripts
    • CV
    How can you apply?

    To apply, follow the given steps:

    Step 1: Prepare the required documents in one combined PDF document
    Step 2: Send them to Professor Brett Mitchell via email (

Important Dates

Application deadline: 10th January 2020

Selection Criteria

Applications will be assessed based on the documents submitted by the candidates.

Terms and Conditions
  • Among the applicants, one applicant will then be invited to formally apply to the University for entry into a PhD. The application process at this point will require a more detailed research proposal. The successful applicant will then be awarded the PhD scholarship.
  • Applicants should write a one-page proposal which includes references
    • summarising the current strategies used to prevent pressure injuries or MASD (1/3 page)
    • proposing your ideas for a research project in this area (2/3 page)

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