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APRA Scholarship


The Australian Pain Society (APS) is a Multidisciplinary Society whose charter is to improve the education, research and development, diagnosis and treatment of all forms of pain. Australian Pain Relief Association (APRA) is a registered charity with the Australian Taxation Office and works closely with the APS to support education and research in pain.

DEADLINE: The current round of applications has closed.

The Australian Pain Society and the Australian Pain Relief Association have awarded thirteen 3-year PhD Scholarships since 1995. The most recent Scholarship sponsored by Seqirus was offered from August 2016-August 2019. The stipend for this Scholarship was AU$26,000 per annum and the APS provides additional financial support enabling the candidate to attend the Society's Annual Scientific Meeting.

This scholarship will be known as the APS/APRA/Seqirus #1 PhD Scholarship.

The award is to enable full time research leading to a Doctor of Philosophy or equivalent:

  1. Three years FULL TIME study from 2016 to 2019
  2. At any recognised Australian University
  3. The applicant must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
  4. The applicant and his/her supervisor must be members of the APS; and
  5. The funded project can be related to any aspect of the mechanisms, diagnosis or treatment of acute or chronic pain. 

Further information about the PhD Scholarship, including the Conditions of Award, can be obtained from the Secretariat. 

For more information contact the APRA Secretariat via the APS
Tel: (02) 9016 4343
Fax: (02) 9954 0666
Post: PO Box 637 North Sydney 2059

Other Scholarships - Useful Information Link
PhD and Post-Doctoral Fellows - Aalborg University, Denmark
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JASON Postgraduate Scholarship Databse for Australia Weblink