Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Unit Head and document author and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

HDR Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarship Policy

Status Current
Effective Date 25th September 2017
Review Date 25th September 2020
Approval Authority Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive Officer
Approval Date 25th September 2017
Expiry Date To Be Advised
Unit Head Heiko Daniel
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research
Author Eliza Kent
Deputy Director Graduate Studies
02 6773 3715
Enquiries Contact Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
+61 2 6773 3715

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

This Policy has been reviewed and amended in accordance with changes to external policy material and with advice from the Department of Education and Training. Amendments included a timeframe for students to be notified of an outcome of their RTP Scholarship application; clarification relating to industry placements, research internships and professional practice during a student's HDR candidature (and incorporation into their research plan); and a statement relating to the transition of students from the Research Training Scheme to the Research Training Program on 1 January 2017.

Clauses Amended:  clause 4(d-f) removed; clause 13 inserted; clause 18(d) inserted; new clause 21(a-b) inserted, new clause 22 inserted; clauses renumbered accordingly.

13/03/2018 clause 6(c)i amended to include healthcare for the spouse and dependents of eligible international students; clause 6(c)iii included to incorporate $1000 allowance.