At a glance
Provides grants to Honours, Masters and PhD students for taxonomic research.
About the award
- The ABRS offers three year Research and Postdoctoral Fellowship Grants where the researcher’s primary aim is to undertake taxonomic research on the Australian biota or to develop products that aid in the dissemination oftaxonomic information on the Australian biota.
- The ABRS offers Capacity‑Building Grants for taxonomic and systematics research on Australian flora and fauna in the form of Honours, Masters and PhD awards.
- The ABRS is also offering applicants beginning a PhD on an Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) in 2013, the opportunity to top up the existing APA rate ($24,653 in 2013) by $10,000 per year.
How to apply
Application forms and further details
Documentation is available for both the Research and
Capacity‑Building Grant streams under the 2016–17 round.
For more information and to view the documentation,
please go to the ABRS website:
funding‑and‑research/capacity‑grants/index.htmlApplications close:28 October 2015Before you apply:
- You are encouraged to read the definitive rules for this scholarship prior to application, in particular any specific eligibility conditions and check the FAQs if you have any questions.
Enquiries about this scholarshipContact:02 6250 9558