PhD scholarship in Mathematics

Professor Edgar Smith

Professor Edgar SmithThe Professor Edgar Smith Scholarship is open for 2013 applications, available to PhD students studying with the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. It offers an $8000 travel award for an extended overseas visit to attend a conference or work with an expert of international standing in the area of the student's thesis.

The Professor Edgar Smith Scholarship Fund was established by La Trobe University to honour the memory of Professor Edgar Smith, who passed away in 2009. The scholarship has been made possible through significant donations from family members, as well as contributions from staff, former students and others wishing to honour Professor Smith’s memory.

For more information on the scholarship and how to apply, see La Trobe's scholarship page.

For those interested in contributing to the Fund, please contact:

Sarah Wall
Manager, Fundraising and Donor Relations
Phone +61 3 9497 3472