Lions-Lotus PhD Scholarship
Curtin University
Deadline:  25th May

Australia,New Zealand
Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)

Scholarship Overview

Lions-Lotus PhD Scholarship 2020 is offered for PhD degree in the field of Medicine. You can apply to this scholarship here. The deadline for the sending your application is 25 May 2020. This scholarship is provided by Curtin University and the value of this scholarship is Partial Funding, Stipend of AUD 30,000 p.a. . This scholarship is open for: Open to citizens of Australia and New Zealand and Australian permanent residents.

  • Degree: PhD
  • Provided by: Curtin University
  • Deadline: 25 May 2020
  • Scholarship value: Partial Funding, Stipend of AUD 30,000 p.a.

Lions-Lotus PhD Scholarship 2020 recruits a top-class PhD candidate for cutting-edge research into the prevention and treatment of liver cancer to significantly advance the field and improve the quality of life for liver disease patients worldwide. 

Value of Lions-Lotus PhD Scholarship 2020:

  • The successful candidate will receive a stipend valued at $30,000 per annum (tax-free) for three years with a maximum six (6) month extension (assessed on a case by case basis).


  • The applicant must meet the academic entry requirements for admission into a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program, including the English proficiency levels set by Curtin University.
  • First Class Honours 
  • Undergraduate degree in the field of biomedical sciences 
  • Excellent references confirming enthusiasm, commitment and a strong work ethic 
  • Open to Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand Citizen, and Permanent Humanitarian Visa holders.

How To Apply

To apply, please submit an expression of interest via email to Associate Professor Nina Tirnitz-Parker, together with following:

1. A letter expressing interest in the scholarship

2. Current CV

3. Academic transcripts

4. Submitting a short sample of academic writing (e.g. abstract of Honours/Master’s thesis, published article)

5. Details of two referees including email and phone (can be a past research supervisor, lecturer or research colleague).