Status and Details

Status and Details

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

Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) Scholarships procedure

Status Current
Effective Date 26th November 2019
Review Date 26th November 2022
Approval Authority Vice-Chancellor
Approval Date 26th November 2019
Expiry Date To Be Advised
Implementation Officer Matthew Clarke
Pro Vice-Chancellor Researcher Development
+61 3 924 43979
Responsible Executive Julie Owens
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research
+61 3 522 73486
Enquiries Contact Deakin Research
+61 3 924 68268

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

This Procedure has been amended to align it with the Commonwealth Scholarships Guidelines (Research) 2017.

Changes include:

- Eligibility being extended to applicants who have already completed a doctoral degree

- Clarification of the rules around earning additional income

- Clarification of the impact of undertaking placements, internships etc.

- changes to reflect system and form updates.