Travel/Research Scholarship 2014/2015

The Classical Association of Victoria is offering a travel and research scholarship to enable a student currently enrolled in a PhD degree to undertake a period of domestic or international travel and related academic research in the year 2014/2015.

Applications are invited from students undertaking PhD research in Ancient Greek, Latin, Classical Studies, Ancient History, Archaeology or related disciplines at any tertiary institution in Victoria.

The value of the scholarship will be up to $3,000.

The successful applicant will be expected to carry out research related to their postgraduate degree and write a brief report for the Classical Association of Victoria on their return. It is anticipated that the travel and research will be undertaken before the end of June 2015.


Applications are due by Friday July 4th 2014 and should include the following:

a. A brief Curriculum Vitae
b. An outline of the proposed research (no more than one page), with an indication of the travel destination(s), the approximate dates and length of time to be spent away from Melbourne and an indication of why a period of travel is appropriate
c. The names of two academic referees

Applications should be submitted in hard copy to:

C/o School of Historical and Philosophical Studies (SHAPS)
Room G06, Ground floor
Old Quadrangle Building (Building#150)
The University of Melbourne VIC 3010

For further information please contact K.O. Chong-Gossard (, Eva Anagnostou-Laoutides ( or ‎Jenny Webb (