2022: Embedded Intelligence PhD Scholarships – University Of The Sunshine Coast, Australia

2022: Embedded Intelligence PhD Scholarships – University Of The Sunshine Coast, Australia

Scholarship Description:
Under 2022: Embedded Intelligence PhD Scholarships – University Of The Sunshine Coast, Australia applications are being invited from eligible candidates. Domestic Students, International Students are eligible to apply for this program. The scholarship allows PhD level programm(s) in the field of Electrical Engineering, electronic engineering taught at University of the Sunshine Coast . Interested candidates may apply for the scholarship as per set deadline. The application deadline is 28/02/2022

Subjects offered and Degree Programs:
You can apply for Electrical Engineering, electronic engineering taught at University of the Sunshine Coast

Funded by: University of the Sunshine Coast.

This scholarship is for a Ph.D. in the School of Science, Technology, and Engineering in the area of “Embedded Intelligence – Deep Learning Algorithms and Architectures for Efficient Hardware Implementation”. This opportunity will suit a person who has a strong work ethic, is self-motivated, and has a desire to learn and develop as a researcher. Applicants with experience in the research area (AI, deep learning, edge architectures, etc.) and practical hardware development skills (e.g., FPGA, GPU, LabVIEW, etc) will be strongly looked upon.

Sponsor Value

The scholarship includes a living stipend and a Tuition Fee scholarship for 3 years with the possibility of a 6-month extension in approved circumstances.

Eligibility Criteria
  • Be accepted into the Doctor of Philosophy program at the University of the Sunshine Coast
  • Not have an equivalent qualification to the one for which is currently being applied for
  • Have a First-Class Bachelor Honours Degree, or show an equivalent level of achievement with other academic qualifications or professional research experience

Selection criteria

  • Academic Achievement (Assess the quality of the candidate’s academic performance)
  • Research Capability (Assess evidence of research preparedness and capability)

Project Specific Criteria

  • Experience in the research area (AI, deep learning, edge architectures, etc.) and practical hardware development skills (e.g., FPGA, GPU, LabVIEW, etc).
Application Procedure

This will be a two-stage application process:

Stage 1 – Expression of Interest:

  • Interested applicants should email their Expression of Interest (EOI) together with any supporting documents to the contact person.
  • The scholarship assessment panel will review the EOI. If shortlisted, you will be invited for an interview.
  • The preferred applicant will be invited to formally apply.

Stage 2 – Formal application (only if you have been invited to apply)

  • Read the important information on How to Apply for a HDR Program at USC.
  • Download and complete the USC Research Scholarship (USCRS) application form. Ensure you respond to each of the selection criteria listed on the advertisement page.
  • Submit your USCRS application form together with your HDR Program application.

*scholarship offer is subject to the applicant meeting the eligibility requirements for entry into a higher degree by research program at USC. You will not receive an offer for a Scholarship if you have not been accepted into the program.

If you need assistance with how to apply, please direct your inquiry to the Graduate Research School at [email protected]