2016 Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships - Applications Open
Sponsor: Australian Government Department of Education and Training
Closing Date: 30-Jun-2015
Applications are now open under the Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships program to support Australian citizens and permanent residents to undertake study, research or professional development in participating overseas countries, and for international citizens to do the same in Australia. This program aims to build Australia’s reputation for excellence in the provision of education and research, support the internationalisation of the Australian higher education and research sectors and offer high-achieving Australians opportunities to increase their knowledge and expertise in their field.

Postdoctoral Research Fellowships on offer include:
• Endeavour Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarship: Long-term postdoctoral research (1-2 years);
• Endeavour Research Fellowship (including Australia Cheung Kong and Australia India Education Council): Short-term postdoctoral research (4-6 months); and
• Endeavour Research Fellowship for Indigenous Australians: Short-term postdoctoral research (4-6 months).

Applications are invited for research programmes in any field. Potential applicants should consult the Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships website for further details and eligibility criteria. Applications for an Endeavour Fellowship close on Tuesday 30 June 2015 and applicants are required to submit directly through the Endeavour online submission system.

Further enquiries can be directed to UQ Research and Innovation at fellowshipgrants@research.uq.edu.au. Postgraduate Scholarships are also available under the Endeavour program – potential applicants should contact the UQ Graduate School for advice.

Additional information is available on the website.
Website: http://internationaleducation.gov.au/Endeavour%20program/Scholarships-and-Fellowships/Pages/default.aspx