School of Biomedical Sciences & Pharmacy Summer Vacation Scholarship - Biomedical Science Research Topics

Amount$2000Number Available10FacultyFaculty of Health and Medicine
EstablishmentThis scholarship is available to support a program of supervised research relevant to the student's program of study in the School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy, University of Newcastle, during the period November 2013 to March 2014. Applicable to: Research, Vacation, Summer, Biomedical Science, Pharmacy.

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

  • Be enrolled in the Bachelor of Biomedical Science program in the School of Biomedical Sciences & Pharmacy, The University of Newcastle or Be enrolled in the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)
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.

A brief statement (maximum 300 words) outlining your reasons for applying, why you are interested in a particular area of research and future goals and aspirations. Please indicate in this document if you attended the Research Expo.


Ten scholarships are available valued at $2000 each, payable in fortnightly installments.

  • The scholarship holder is required to pursue a program of 8 weeks of full-time research, starting and ending during the period, in the School under the supervision of a member of academic staff. The program must be approved by the Head of School.
  • Selection of the scholar shall be based on academic merit and demonstrated interest in laboratory based projects.
  • The applicant should include a project title and the name of an academic supervisor from the School of Biomedical Sciences & Pharmacy. Only one student per supervisor will be accepted.

Selection shall be approved on the recommendation of the Head of School. Successful students may be required to give a presentation on their project at the end of the period.

  • Faculty of Health and Medicine

Contact Details


Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
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Phone: +61 2 4921 5000
Fax: +61 2 4921 5759