Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Transforming Diagnosis of Silicosis at University of Sydney


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Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Transforming Diagnosis of Silicosis at University of  Sydney

Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Transforming Diagnosis of Silicosis scholarship will get up to $40,000 p.a. for a Ph.D. student to transform the diagnosis of silicosis.

Students working on the MRFF Emerging Priorities and Consumer Driven Research Project “Transforming diagnosis of silicosis: a novel AI approach” are eligible to apply for this scholarship. An expert team in medical imaging perception, optimization, and education will be working with the student. The student will design the research, collect data, analyze it, and write up the results in their thesis.

Silicosis Research Grant, NHMRC Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF), Emerging Priorities, and Consumer Driven Research Initiative (EPCDRI).

Benefits of Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Transforming Diagnosis of Silicosis

A recipient enrolled full-time will receive a stipend allowance valued at $40,000 per annum for up to 3 years.

Who’s eligible

The Scholarship is contingent on the candidate receiving an unconditional offer of admission or being currently enrolled full-time in a Ph.D. program at the University of Sydney’s Sydney School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health.

Applicants must be willing to do research in medical imaging, including AI and other emerging and new techniques, to diagnose silicosis. Applicants must be students from the United States. Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in medical imaging or diagnostic radiography, as well as an honors degree.

You must:

  • be a domestic student
  • be willing to conduct research in medical imaging for the diagnosis of silicosis including AI and other emerging and novel approaches
  • have both undergraduate and honors degrees in medical imaging or diagnostic radiography.

Highlights

A full-time student will get a stipend allowance of $40,000 per year for up to three years. If the Scholarship expires after the end date specified, the end date specified takes precedence.

Suppose a recipient is approved to change their candidature for an eligible degree to part-time and receives written approval from the Associate Dean (Research Education), Faculty of Medicine and Health to hold this Scholarship on a part-time basis. In that case, the scholarship value will be 50% of the full-time rate for the equivalent full-time duration if this date is before the end date outlined.

Value Eligibility Open date Close date
$40,000 p.a. (up to 3 years)
  • Domestic student
  • Research in medical imaging for the diagnosis of silicosis including AI and other emerging and novel approaches
  • Have both undergraduate and honors degrees in medical imaging or diagnostic radiography
10 February 2022 16 March 2022

How to apply for a scholarship?

Click to apply for a postgraduate Research Scholarship in Transforming Diagnosis of Silicosis from the Official website

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