The Melbourne Centre for Japanese Language Education (MCJLE) Scholarships

The MCJLE Scholarship for research related to the Acquisition of Japanese Language and Cultural Literacy

Award Title

The MCJLE Scholarship for research related to the Acquisition of Japanese Language and Cultural Literacy

Type

Stipend (living allowance)

Value (2015 rate)

$AUD 25,849 per annum (pro rata) plus allowances for full time enrolment

Duration

PhD: 3 years full-time
Master’s: 2 years-full time

Eligibility

The scholarship is available to Australian citizens, Australian Permanent Residents and international applicants.

Only H1 or H1 equivalent applicants will be considered for this scholarship. Applicants holding the following qualifications are automatically classed as H1:

  • Australian/New Zealand bachelor’s degree with first class honours
  • Australian/New Zealand research master’s preliminary degree formally graded at H1 level
  • Australian/New Zealand research master’s degree formally graded at H1 level

Applicants who do not hold one of these qualifications may be eligible if their qualifications and/or research experience are deemed ‘H1 Equivalent’.

More information: H1 Equivalence Procedures on the MiGR site.

The scholarship is available to applicants who are currently enrolled in, or proposing to undertake research towards a PhD or research master’s degree in teaching and learning of the Japanese language and/or various aspects of Japanese society and culture.

For full details of eligibility, please see the scholarship’s Conditions of Award.

How to Apply

No direct application is required. Applicants for an APA or MGS will be automatically considered for this scholarship in the same application round.

Applications for postgraduate research scholarships at Monash University (including the APA and MGS) are completed online through the online candidature and/or scholarship application. There are two round per year:

  • Round 1 (end of year): applications close 31 October each year
  • Round 2 (mid-year): applications close 31 May each year

Applicants who complete the online scholarship application will be automatically considered for all postgraduate research scholarships for which they are eligible in the Faculty of Arts at Monash University.

The successful awardee of the MCJLE Scholarship will be notified by post as follows:

  • Round 1 (end of year): mid-December
  • Round 2 (mid-year): mid-July

Conditions of Award

MCJLE Scholarship for research related to the Acquisition of Japanese Language and Cultural Literacy Conditions of Award [PDF]

Contact

Ms Anne de Kretser: +61 3 990 52313 or Ms Sally Riley:+61 3 990 55409

Note: Successful international applicants will be required to cover the tuition fees of their PhD or master’s enrolment. International applicants are encouraged to apply for a tuition scholarship as well. See relevant information.