School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics in the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences may offer an award known as the Sydney Speaks Master’s Thesis Award to support students while they undertake a Master’s (Advanced) thesis in Linguistics at the University.
The objective of the award is to offer a stipend to a Masters student who is writing a thesis on variation and change in Australian English that will contribute to the Sydney Speaks project.
Scholarships Number and Award:
This scholarship offers a one-off payment of $4,000 paid at the beginning of the semester/session in which you commence your supervised thesis course.
The recipient is responsible for making payment of tuition fees by the prescribed date as set out by the University each session. Recipients of this award are responsible for the cost of books, study materials, accommodation and all other costs of the study.
Education Level & Subject:
The scholarship is open to pursuing a master’s degree program in the field of Linguistics.
The award will be available each year to a prospective student who is:
-a domestic or international student
-enrolled/enrolling in the Masters of General and Applied Linguistics (Advanced) program in the School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
-enrolled or approved to enroll in a relevant Linguistics thesis course in the School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics, namely THES8102
-interested in researching variation and change in Australian English that will contribute to the Sydney Speaks project
Applicants must need to submit the latest CV, thesis proposal of no more than 1,000 words, two referee reports, ANU academic record (transcript), or a copy of latest Academic Record from another institution to CoEDL@anu.edu.au.
How to Apply:
Applications are completed and submitted via the “Apply Now” link at the top of this page.
April 30, 2019