Vacation scholarships

Vacation Scholarships

Division of Health Sciences High Achiever Research Vacation Scholarships

  • Are you an undergraduate student with a strong academic record interested in exploring or wishing to pursue a higher degree by research?
     
  • Do you want to find out whether doing research in your field of study is your future career direction?
     
  • Do you want to work with experienced researchers and interact with research students and earn $300 a week undertaking research?
     
  • Are you available for up to 8 weeks between November 2019 and February 2020 to undertake a research project in a recognised research institute or centre within the Division?
     
  • Opportunities are available to domestic (Australian citizens or permanent residents, or New Zealand citizens) and international students. 

If you are in your second, third or honours year and have a strong academic record, a Vacation Research Scholarship may be for you and can provide a platform to learn about the principles and practices of undertaking research.

The Scholarships are offered annually and online applications open on 29 July 2019 and close on 13 September 2019.

How to apply: Students enrolled at the University of South Australia

Open to domestic and international students.

Application closing date: 13 September 2019

  1. Look at the research projects list and supervisors available to support you project
  2. Read and follow the application instructions (PDF 327KB)
  3. Apply through myScholarships, accessed via your myUniSA student portal.
  4. Complete the application support form (Word 99KB) together with your myScholarships application
  5. Submit completed application support form and supporting documentation to research.students@unisa.edu.au

How to apply: Domestic students enrolled at another Australian University

Open to domestic students (Australian citizens or permanent residents, or New Zealand citizens).

Application closing date: 13 September 2019

  1. Look at the research projects and supervisors available to support you project
  2. Read and follow the application instructions (PDF 327KB) 
  3. Complete the application form (Word, 75KB)
  4. Submit completed application support form and supporting documentation to research.students@unisa.edu.au

Refer to the Graduate Research vacation scholarship website for full details.

Successful applicants

As a condition of the scholarship, you are required to write a short Final Report (1 or 2 pages) on the research undertaken and submit it within 2 weeks of completing your scholarship to your supervisor(s), with a copy to the Scholarships and Candidature Team, Student and Academic Services: research.students@unisa.edu.au

 

Areas of study and research

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