School of Environmental and Life Sciences Conservation Biology Amphibian Behaviour Research Summer Scholarship

Amount$2000Number Available2FacultyFaculty of Science and Information Technology
EstablishmentThis scholarship was established to give students in the Bachelor of Environmental Science and Management Program and the Bachelor of Science Program an opportunity to experience fieldwork research in the area of Conservation Biology and Amphibian Behaviour.

third, second, first year students.

Eligibility

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

  • Be enrolled in the Bachelor of Environmental Science and Management Program or the Bachelor of Science Program
Benefit

Two (2) scholarships are available valued at $2000 each, payable in fortnightly instalments.

Selection

Selection shall be on the basis of:

  • Academic Merit based on outcomes in completed courses.
  • Performance at a short Interview (about 10 minutes).
  • Enthusiasm and desire to progress the work

The successful candidates will be part of a research team that has ongoing laboratory and field work experiments and you should be prepared to occasionally be involved in field work that occurs outside the normal 9 to 5 working hours.

The conditions and requirements of the Faculty of Science and IT summer scholarships apply.

Faculty
  • Faculty of Science and Information Technology

Contact Details

SCHOLARSHIPS OFFICER

Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive
CALLAGHAN NSW 2308

Phone: +61 2 4921 6404 or +61 2 4921 8849
Fax: +61 2 4921 6937
Email: scholarships@newcastle.edu.au