Southern Cross University Australia offers International students PhD Scholarship Positions-2021

By | March 28, 2021

Australian scholarship 2021; Located in South Wales, Southern Cross University is an Australian public university. And over the years, the institution has grown to a level that it helps local and international students to attain their educational goals. The university is currently ranked 33rd in Australia according to the QS World University Rankings.

The University offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate academic programs, they are

  1. School of Arts and Social Sciences
  2. School of Business and Tourism
  3. School of Education
  4. School of Environment, Science and Engineering
  5. School of Health and Human Sciences
  6. School of Law and Justice



The institution invites application from international students for the several PhD positions for the 2021 session; Southern Cross University, in collaboration with Prof Corneel Vandelanotte at Central Queensland University, is offering a fully funded PhD scholarship in goal-setting for physical activity promotion. We are seeking an outstanding and highly motivated individual to lead a program of research on this topic and develop research collaborations between both organisations.




This scholarship is open to Australian and New Zealand citizens. The successful applicant will need to meet the entry requirements to enroll in a PhD at Southern Cross University on a full-time basis, including a second-class Honours or above in Psychology or Sport and Exercise Science.

Note: The successful applicant will be based in Coffs Harbour, New South Wales.



Application Process:

Send your CV (2 pages max), a cover letter explaining your interest in and suitability for this scholarship (1 page), degree transcripts/certificates, details of two referees, and any other relevant research documents (e.g., publications/theses) in one PDF file via email to: Please quote the PhD title in the subject line of the email.

  1. Outcome of expression of interest: You will be notified of the outcome of your expression of interest by email after the closing date.
  2. Invitation to attend an interview: If your expression of interest is shortlisted, you will be invited to attend an interview. Further details about the interview will be provided in the invitation. Interviews will take place online via Zoom.




Country: Australia

University: Southern Cross University

Study Level: PhD

Funding: Partial Funding

Eligibility: Local and International Students

Closing Date: Until position is filled

Application Link:

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