MRes/PhD Scholarship on Japanese Studies/ Japanese Language Education, Macquarie University

This scholarship is aimed at supporting an MRes/PhD candidate in Japanese Studies within the Department of Media, Communications, Creative Arts, Language, and Literature (MCCALL) at Macquarie University.
Eligibility and conditions 
To be eligible, applicants must:
  • Be enrolled as domestic students and possess an outstanding academic record.
  • Be enrolled or accepted into a full-time Master of Research (MRes) or Doctoral (PhD) program in Japanese Studies at Macquarie University.
  • Propose a thesis centered on Japanese Language Education and/or specific areas within Japanese Studies.
  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to contributing to the teaching of the Japanese language in the long term, alongside conducting research and teaching Japanese Studies in their future career.
The scholarship includes:
  • A tuition fee offset.
  • A living allowance stipend valued at $35,000 per annum (full-time, fixed rate) for up to three years.
Application Process:
Interested candidates should submit their expression of interest to prior to their application. The scholarship remains open throughout the year with no fixed deadline.
For detailed information regarding the application process, please visit the following website:
Contact Information: 
For expressions of interest and inquiries, please email
Dr. Chavalin Svetanant (she/her)
Director of the Macquarie Japanese Studies Centre for Teaching Development (MJS Centre)