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Endeavour Research Leadership Award 2019

(Closing date: 15 November 2018, 11:59pm Australian Eastern Daylight Saving Time)

(For CUHK Postgraduate students and Post-docs)

The Endeavour Research Leadership Award 2019 (including the Endeavour Cheung Kong Research Leadership Award) is now calling for applications. The Award provides financial support for postgraduate students and post-docs from participating countries/regions (including Hong Kong) to undertake short-term research attachments (4-6 months) towards a Master’s or PhD degree at their home university or postdoctoral research in any field of study in Australia.

Terms of Award

Total award is up to AU$24,500, comprising

Travel Allowance: AU$3,000 (Up to $4,500 under special circumstances)
Establishment Allowance: AU$2,000
Monthly Stipend: AU$3,000 per month (up to 6 months on a pro-rata basis)
Health Insurance (International): Health coverage will be provided for full period of the award
Travel Insurance (International): Included

Successful candidates MUST commence the award after 1 February 2019 and no later than 31 December 2019.

Programme Guidelines and Application

Applicants can access the programme guidelines, applicant guide, and online application portal from the following links:

Applicants should send a copy of their applications to the Office of Academic Links (c/o Ms. Alice Leong; hyleong@cuhk.edu.hk) for necessary follow-up.


For any enquiries, please visit the Endeavour Research Leadership Award website or email the Award organisers at endeavour@education.gov.au.


Last update 3 Oct 2018