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Australian Academy of Science: Max Day Environmental Science PhD Fellowship

This scholarship will open in March 2022.

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Enrolment status
Future UQ student, Current UQ student
Student type
Domestic
Study level
Postgraduate research (HDR)
Study area
Environment, Science and Mathematics
Scholarship focus
Academic excellence
Funding type
Financial award, Top-up
Scholarship value
Up to $20,000
Scholarship duration
12 months
Number awarded
May vary
Applications open
March 2022
Applications close
May 2022

About this scholarship

You must demonstrate a multi-disciplinary approach to your research work and conduct your research in one or more of the biological sciences relating to one or more of the following disciplines:

  • conservation of Australia’s flora and fauna
  • ecologically sustainable resource use
  • environmental protection
  • ecosystem services (either provisioning services, or habitat and supporting services).

Objectives

To assist early stage PhD students or early career researchers with their research.

Eligibility

You're eligible if you meet the entry requirements for a higher degree by research.

You also need to satisfy the Australian Academy of Science's requirements. You must:

  • be an Australian citizen or permanent resident at the time of application
  • be accepted to undertake a PhD (or equivalent research doctorate), have completed your confirmation and be enrolled in your first or second year of research (at the time of the award closing date) or have held a PhD (or equivalent) for no more than 5 years at the time of the award closing date
  • demonstrate a multi-disciplinary approach to your research work and conduct your research in one or more of the biological sciences relating to one or more of the following disciplines:
    • conservation of Australia’s flora and fauna
    • ecologically sustainable resource use
    • environmental protection
    • ecosystem services (either provisioning services, or habitat and supporting services).

How to apply

Apply via the Australian Academy of Science website.

Rules

Contact

Australian Academy of Science