Blackstone Research Scholarship in Real Estate Finance and Investment

Location
Sydney, Australia
Posted
11 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Background: An opportunity is available for an outstanding Masters by Research or PhD scholar in the area of real estate finance and investment.

The Scholarship is part sponsored by The Blackstone Group, one of the world's leading investment firms.

Open to: Applicants must have an unconditional offer of admission for full-time studies in a Masters by Research or PhD within the University of Sydney Business School.

Applicants must be willing to undertake research in the field of real estate finance and investment.

Value: The Scholarship will provide an annual stipend allowance of $32,000 (fixed rate) per annum for up to three years for a PhD student or up to two years for a Masters by Research student, subject to satisfactory academic performance. The recipient may apply for an extension of up to 6 months for a PhD candidate. No extension is possible for a Master by Research candidate.

Academic course fees are also provided for a successful international applicant, for 12 research periods in the case of a PhD student or for 8 research periods for a Master by Research student. The recipient may apply for an extension of up to 2 research periods for a PhD candidate. No extension is possible for a Master by Research candidate.

Student Services Amenities Fees is provided for a successful domestic or international applicant, for the same duration as the stipend allowance.

Periods of study already taken towards the degree prior to the commencement of the Scholarship, will be deducted from the maximum duration of the Scholarship exclusing the potential extension period.

The Scholarship is for commencement on Research Period 2, 2019 and cannot be deferred or transferred to another area of research.

No other amount is payable.

The Scholarship will be offered subject to the availability of funding.

Further Information      

Please visit http://sydney.edu.au/scholarships/docsschols/Terms_and_Conditions.pdf

For any enquiries, please contact Professor Jamie Alcock (Email to: jamie.alcock@sydney.edu.au)

How to apply

All applications must be submitted via the University of Sydney. Visit

https://sydneyuniversity.formstack.com/forms/blackstone

Close Date: 30 November 2018 at 11:59 PM