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Teagasc Walsh Fellowship: PhD Scholarship

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Before commencing your application

About the Project

This application relates specifically to the project:

Understanding the effects of cow genotype on the composition and quality of milk and dairy products

For more information on the project, please contact: Prof. Todor Vasiljevic,


Scholarship holder will initially complete coursework, learn key laboratory techniques and confirm candidature in Melbourne with the remainder of the PhD based in Ireland.

Required documentation

It is IMPORTANT to prepare all the required documents early, in order to complete your application in time.

Only complete applications will be considered. Complete applications require:

  • Proof of citizenship
  • English language proficiency evidence (as appropriate)
  • Academic transcripts & degree qualification certificates
  • Current CV
  • Referee reports (submitted separately by your referees through SmartyGrants at


You should also contact the project supervisor to discuss your application.

We urge you to contact your referees early in the process in order to have your referee submit your referee reports confidentially via SmartGrants by the closing date. (You can start your application while your referee does this).

Please note that Victoria University reserves the right to contact your referees about your referee reports.