School of Medicine and Public Health - Research in Reproductive Sciences, Endocrinology, Development and Aboriginal Maternal Health Summer Vacation Scholarship

Amount$2000Number Available3FacultyFaculty of Science and Information Technology
EstablishmentThis scholarship is available to support a program of supervised research relevant to the student's program of study in the School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, during the period November 2013 to March 2014.

The scholarship holder is required to pursue a program of eight (8) weeks of full-time research, starting and ending during the period, in the School under the supervision of a member of the academic staff.

Applicable to: Biomedical Science, Science, Medical Science, Research, Summer, Vacation, Honours, High Achievers, Reproductive Science, Pharmacy, Biology, students


To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled in Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Biotechnology, Bachelor of Medical Science or equivalent program
  • Be enrolling in an Honours program in Science, Biotechnology, Medical Science in 2014 or other advanced program of research in the MBRC approved by the Director MBRC
  • Be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or the holder of a Permanent Humanitarian Visa
Required Documentation

If documentation is not provided your application will not be processed. Please have all required documents available for upload as PDF, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, or JPG files prior to completing the online application process.

  • None Required

Three (3) scholarships are available valued at $2000 each, payable in fortnightly payments.

  • Selection shall be based on acceptance by faculty for Honours program in 2014 and must have at least a credit Grade Point Average (GPA) through undergraduate program.
  • Preference will be given to applicants showing a strong interest in research and reproductive science/biology.
  • Selection shall be approved on the recommendation of Head of Endocrinology/Director of the Mothers & Babies Research Centre.
  • Faculty of Science and Information Technology

Contact Details


Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive

Phone: +61 2 4921 6404 or +61 2 4921 8849
Fax: +61 2 4921 6937