AMDF PhD Scholarships
AMDF PhD Top-Up Scholarships
AMDF offers PhD top-up scholarships in an attempt to attract Australia’s best young scientists to the field of mitochondrial disease. By encouraging scientists at the beginning of their career, the goal is that they will make their careers in mitochondrial disease research.
AMDF support students by providing a flexible scholarship program. Recipients of these scholarships can, and do, investigate a range of different areas, but they all have one ultimate goal – to be part of the solution in finding a cure and effective treatment for mitochondrial disease.
AMDF PhD scholarships “top-up” researcher’s existing NHMRC, ARC or similar scholarship. AMDF PhD scholarships comprise two components:
- a top-up amount of $3,000 per year
- a $3,000 per year travel allowance
PhD top-up scholarships are available throughout the year. The application process involves a scholarship application which will be reviewed by the AMDF Scientific and Medical Advisory Panel. If the application is successful, it is then reviewed by the AMDF Board of Directors. Upon review, the applicant will be contacted regarding the success of the submission.
Your Donations at Work
AMDF has funded PhD Scholarships in the following areas:
Sophia Frentz – Neuropathogenic mechanisms of mitochondrial dysfunction
How to Apply
Please call (02) 8033 4113 for more information.