Researchers & Students
Working at the academic/industry interface, CTx has a strong focus on training graduate and postgraduate students in skills related to the emerging Australian pharmaceutical industry.
Specifically, CTx supports careers in cancer drug discovery, in particular through building capacity in translational biology and medicinal chemistry. Study and travel scholarships as well as on-the-job training initiatives are available for top undergraduates, associate PhD students and early career researchers.
Applications for 2017 have now closed.
For students enrolled at CTx Participant organisations with an existing competitive postgraduate award, CTx offers two types of PhD Top Up Scholarship:
CTx PhD Top Up Scholarship
Each PhD Top Up scholarship will be awarded for a maximum of three years, and has a total value of $10,000 per annum. Of this, $7,000 will be awarded directly to the student and $3,000 will be awarded to the supervisor(s) as a grant to support the student in travel to conferences or to help defray costs of the student’s project.
CTx Clinician Researcher PhD Top Up Scholarship
CTx is committed to supporting translational research in cancer biology. We are therefore offering specific scholarships to medically qualified PhD students. Each Clinician Researcher PhD Top Up scholarship will be awarded for a maximum of three years, and has a total value of $20,000 per annum. Of this, $17,000 will be awarded to the student and $3,000 will be awarded to the supervisor(s) as a grant to support the student in conference travel or to help with costs of the student’s project.
For more Information: contact Dr Cathy Drinkwater, firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact email@example.com for application forms.
Applications have now closed.
Scholarship applications for 2016-17 have now closed.