The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) calls for appplications for vacation scholarships for undergraduate students currently enrolled at an Australian university. The successful students will have the chance to work on a real project in science, engineering or a related field such as science communication.
Undergraduate Vacation Scholarships are run over the Australian summer holidays and offer high achieving and promising undergraduate students the opportunity to collaborate with leading CSIRO scientists in their world class facilities.
The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) is the federal government agency for scientific research in Australia and is based in Canberra.
Course Level: Scholarships are open to undergraduate students who are currently enrolled at an Australian university.
Study Subject: Students will have the chance to work on a real project in science, engineering or a related field such as science communication.
Worth of Award
Scholarships valued at $1462.77 per fortnight
To be eligible to apply students must be an Australian or New Zealand Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or an international student who has full work rights for 8 to 12 weeks duration (does not require visa sponsorship). Vacation scholarships are open to students who:
- Are currently enrolled at an Australian university;
- Have completed at least three years of a full-time undergraduate course (however exceptional second-year students may be considered);
- Have a strong academic record (credit average or higher); and
- Intend to go on to honours and/or postgraduate study.
How to Apply
The mode of applying is online.
Deadline: The application deadline is 22 August 2016.