PhD Scholarship in Tracking water in craters on Mars

Curtin University

Perth WA, Australia 🇦🇺

Status: Open

Applications open: 9/10/2021
Applications close: 15/12/2021View printable version [.pdf]

About this scholarship

Description/Applicant information

This scholarship supports a group project in crater exploration on and off Earth (funded by the Australian Research Council). This scholarship will fund a PhD position at the School of Earth and Planetary Science and Space Science and Technology Centre to work on exploration and modelling of Mars craters. The purpose is to track present day water, evolution of water on Mars through geologic timescales, and contribute to the Mars exploration.Student type

  • Future Students


  • Faculty of Science & Engineering
    • Science courses

Course type

  • Higher Degree by Research


  • Australian Citizen
  • Australian Permanent Resident
  • New Zealand Citizen
  • Permanent Humanitarian Visa
  • International Student

Scholarship base

  • Merit Based


This scholarship provides a living stipend of $28,597 (2021 value)p.a. pro rata indexed, based on full-time studies, for up to a maximum of 3.5 years

Scholarship Details

Maximum number awarded

2Eligible courses

Doctorate in Applied GeologyEligibility criteria

Open to domestic and international candidates.

Available for full time employment starting in 2022.

Application process

Please email [email protected] with an expression of interest and CV.

Enrolment Requirements

Recipients must complete their milestone 1 within 6 month of enrolment and remain enrolled on a full time basis for the duration of the scholarship


Name: Katarina Miljkovic 

Email: [email protected]