The Grain Producers SA - Agriculture Scholarship
Applications are invited for the following scholarship leading to the degree of PhD – Global Food Studies in the Discipline of Global Food Studies, Faculty of Professions.
The scholarship is supported by The Grain Producers SA (GPSA); supporting the Peter Waite Scholarship for Excellence in Agriculture initiative.
Field of Study:
Field of studies includes agricultural economics, natural resource economics, behavioural economics and applied economics.
Applicants must be Australian Citizens or permanent residents of Australia who are acceptable as candidates for a PhD degree at the University of Adelaide. Candidates will also qualify for, and need to apply for a Divisional Scholarship in the Faculty of Professions in the Mid-year round closing 31 May 2016. These scholarships have a stipend of $26,288 per annum (2016 rate) tax free for up to 3 years (indexed annually).
The GPSA supplementary scholarship will be from 2016 to 2018 and has a stipend of $19,716 per annum with $10,284 per annum for research and operating funds, which is on top of the stipend from the Divisional Scholarship. The supplementary scholarship is likely to be tax exempt, subject to Taxation Office approval.
Application for Admission and Scholarship must be submitted using the Online Application Form
when applications open for the 2016 Mid Year Scholarship Round. Please ensure you select ‘Grains Producers SA Agriculture Scholarship’ from the dropdown menu.
Professor Wendy Umberger
Global Food Studies
Telephone: 08 83137263