The Professor Darrell Tryon Research Scholarship was established in 2013 to honour the memory and continue the academic legacy of Professor Darrell Tryon, an eminent scholar of the Australian National University who devoted a distinguished research career to the languages and peoples of the Pacific and who was a great friend of France.
Graduate research into the languages and peoples of the Pacific, with a specific reference to the French Pacific.
The French Government will reimburse the return airfare from the home institution to the host institution for each scholar. For the duration of the program the host institution will provide the following benefits:
*Off-campus residential accommodation is not covered.
The exchange program will enable one PhD scholar from ANU to spend 3 months at L’Université de la Nouvelle-Calédonie (University of New Caledonia, UNC) and one PhD scholar from UNC to spend 3 months at ANU, undertaking doctoral study towards the completion of their PhD degree.
Two per year
Although it is not a requirement, it is recommended that applicants have a working understanding of French (for those applying to go to New Caledonia) and English (for those applying to go to Australia).
Selection will be based upon:
The top two applicants will receive the scholarship offer, with the order of merit to serve as a reserve list in the event that an applicant is unable to accept an offer.
Applications for the 2015 round will be open until 30 June 2015. By 30 June 2015, applicants will need to:
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