Scholarship details

Funding Body:

The Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSANZ)


CSANZ Research Scholarships

Research Areas:

Health Sciences


Postgraduate Research


The Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand invites applications for research scholarships which are intended to enable CSANZ Members to undertake a period of training in research under the full-time supervision of a nominated responsible investigator. Scholarships are awarded for research into cardiovascular disease and related disorders.


Applicants must fulfill the following criteria:

1. be a current financial Member of the CSANZ at the time of applying for the scholarship;

2. be a permanent resident in Australia or New Zealand;

3. research to be carried out in either Australia or New Zealand;

4. not previously been the recipient of the CSANZ Research Scholarship;

5. enrolled full-time for a PhD (or equivalent research degree) based on the work of the scholarship.


Amount awarded:

The value of the Scholarship will be equivalent to that of the NHMRC Postgraduate Scholarship (depending on the candidate’s academic qualifications).  Scholarships are awarded for a maximum of one year.

Application guide:

The Application Form and CSANZ Instructions for Applicants can be downloaded from the CSANZ website at and must be read in conjunction with the University of Sydney Submission Guidelines (see below).  


Q 3 Administering Institution

The administering institution is The University of Sydney.

Address: Scholarships and Financial Support Service, Jane Foss Russell Building, G02, The University of Sydney NSW 2006. 

The ABN is 15 211 513 464.

Q 18 (c) and (d) Signatures

Please enter the contact details in the space provided for the following sections:

(c) Head/Nominee of Administering Institution:  Ms Jordi Austin, Director, Student Support Services, The University of Sydney.

(d) Verification by Research Administrative Officer: Ms Adi Piersol, Scholarships Officer, Scholarships and Financial Support Service, The University of Sydney, Phone (02) 8627 8448, Fax: (02) 8627 8485, Email:


The Scholarships and Financial Support Service will arrange these two signatures after you submit your application to the Scholarships and Financial Support Service. It is your responsibility though to obtain the signatures of your proposed Supervisor and Head of Department (refers to the Head of the Department or School in which you are enrolled or intend to enrol at the University of Sydney) prior to submission of your application to the Scholarships and Financial Support Service.


Submission instructions

Please submit your application as a single PDF file no larger than 3MB to

Please note the internal closing date of 4 September 2015.

Closing date:

04 September 2015