The Gunnar M Kennedy Research Scholarship

Amount$3500Number Available1FacultiesFaculty of Business and LawFaculty of Education and ArtsFaculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentFaculty of Health and MedicineFaculty of Science and Information Technology

This scholarship is available to support a program of twelve (12) weeks supervised research in the conversion of low materials to high value products during the period November 2015 to March 2016.

Applicable to: Science I.T., Research, Vacation, Engineering, Catalysis and Process Development, Sciences, Summer Research.

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

  • The applicant must demonstrate a keen interest in research which is aimed at minimising risk to human health and the environment. Students must be enrolled at the University of Newcastle, preferably in Engineering or Science and IT.
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 current curriculum vitae (CV) or resume

One (1) Scholarship is available valued at $3,500.00 and payable in a lump sum.


The Scholarship holder is required to pursue a program of twelve (12) weeks of full-time research, starting November 2015 and ending March 2016 during the period, in the School under supervision of a member of academic staff. The program must be approved by the Head of School.

  • Faculty of Business and Law
  • Faculty of Education and Arts
  • Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
  • Faculty of Health and Medicine
  • Faculty of Science and Information Technology

Contact Details


Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive

Phone: +61 2 4921 5000
Fax: +61 2 4921 5759