PhD Scholarship for AHPRA-Registered Dentists in Sleep Health at Flinders University – Adelaide, South Australia

Closing date: 30-09-2024

Student type: Domestic and International students are eligible for this scholarship program.

Level of study: Higher Degrees Research

Study area: Any

Scholarship value: $40,000


Change lives through advancing the science of sleep with impactful PhD research at the Adelaide Institute for Sleep Health at Flinders University.

  • Receive a $40,000 per annum scholarship tax free, for up to 3 years.
  • Develop your research skills with an experienced sleep research team
  • Engage in cutting-edge dental sleep medicine research


  • A current AHPRA dental registration. An interest in sleep-specific dentistry and the treatment and management of sleep disorders.
  • To be an Australian citizen, New Zealand citizen, an Australian permanent resident or have, or are eligible to apply for, a relevant international visa; and
  • Meet Flinders University PhD admission requirements – an Australian Honours degree Class 1 or 2A or equivalent qualification (at least AQF Level 8), or evidence of equivalent research experiences, such as refereed publications or significant experience as a lead researcher.  Award of the scholarship is conditional on the selected applicant being admitted to the PhD program.
  • Scholarship recipients are expected to take up their studies as soon as practicable within a timeframe specified by the Office of Graduate Research, up to a maximum of 3 months from the time of acceptance of the scholarship. 
  • Currently hold or willing to undertake a National Police Criminal History Check, Working with Children Check and Complete the Responding to Risks of Harm, Abuse and Neglect – Education and Care (RRHAN)-EC Training.
  • Intend to enrol as a full-time student at Flinders University 

How to apply:  apply online

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