CoECSS undergraduate summer scholarships
Submitted by astone on Mon, 09/10/2012 - 10:22
The ARC Centre of Excellence Summer Scholarships in Climate System Science are highly competitive scholarship awards intended to provide undergraduate students from Australian universities an introduction to cutting-edge climate system research at the UNSW Climate Change Research Centre (CCRC).
Students should be in their second, third, or post-honours year and interested in pursuing a postgraduate degree in climate system science. Current CCRC honours or PhD students are not eligible for this scholarship.
Up to five scholarships are available for domestic students to conduct supervised research at the CCRC for an eight-week period during the summer break from November to February, with a break around the holidays. The scholarships are valued at $4,000 for the eight-week research project. To be eligible, applicants must be Australian/New Zealand citizens or Australian permanent residents.
Within the scholarship, students will conduct supervised research on one of the following projects
Students interested in applying for a scholarship should provide a package containing:
This package should be sent to E.vanSebille@unsw.edu.au before 15 October 2012. It is anticipated that applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application within three weeks of the closing date.
For further information, contact Dr. Erik van Sebille (E.vanSebille@unsw.edu.au . Phone: (02) 9385 7196.