The National Wine and Grape Industry Centre (NWGIC) conducts world-class research in grape and wine science, in the areas of plant pathology, vine physiology, fruit development, fruit and wine composition, sensory characteristics of wine and consumer preference.
Australian or New Zealand citizens or Australian permanent resident are encouraged to apply for AGRTP-NWGIC scholarships, which are awarded to postgraduate researchers with exceptional promise whose research area is relevant to the key research objectives of NWGIC. Further information regarding the Australian Government's Research Training Program is available on the Department of Education and Training website.
In 2018 and 2019 applicants may apply for CSU based research project scholarships associated with the ARC-ITTC for Innovative Wine Production http://www.csu.edu.au/nwgic/research
Projects available as CSU ARC-ITTC for Innovative Wine Production are;
The scholarship provides the following benefits:
AGRTP-NWGIC scholarships are normally tenable for three years for Research Doctorate studies, and two years for Research Masters studies subject to satisfactory progress
An extension of up to six (6) months may be granted for Research Doctorate candidates, where the candidate is making satisfactory progress and the grounds for the extension relate to the study and are beyond the control of the candidate.
Scholarship candidates are entitled to 20 paid annual leave working days per year, 10 paid sick leave days per year and may be eligible for up to 12 weeks paid maternity leave with the duration of the scholarship.
Further information on the scholarship can be found on the NWGIC website.
The application form and required information can also be found on the NWGIC Website.
Friday 30th of March 2018.