Scholarships & Prizes
The School of Biological Sciences recognises outstanding achievement through a range of Scholarships and Prizes.
The School would also like to acknowledge with gratitude the generosity from donors and industry to allow the number of awards available to our students.
For further information on any of the Scholarships, Prizes and Awards, please contact Jenni Peters.
- Summer Research Scholarships
School of Biological Sciences Summer Research Scholarships 2017-2018
Please note: School of Biological Sciences (SBS) Summer Research Scholarships are now open.
Please enquire directly with lab heads in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Department of Genetics and Evolution or Department of Ecology and Environmental Science regarding availability of summer scholarship positions. Please visit the following URLs for information on lab heads and current research undertaken.
- Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology Research
- Department of Genetics and Evolution Research
- Department of Ecology and Environmental Science Research
Further information about the SBS Summer Research Scholarships
The School of Biological Sciences (SBS) offers Summer Research Scholarships to be taken up in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Department of Genetics and Evolution or Department of Ecology and Environmental Science. These scholarships are valued at $200 per week for a 6 week period of study, to be taken up over the summer break. The 6 week period can be split before and after the Christmas close-down if desired, but will need to be negotiated directly with your supervisor.
Preference for SBS Scholarships will be given to students who are currently enrolled in second year courses in the Department to which they are applying.
Students who have held SBS Summer Scholarships previously will not be eligible although they can still apply for the Adelaide Summer Research Scholarships for research to be carried out in any of the Departments listed above. International students must show a current visa allowing work in Australia.
Students can apply for several scholarships, including the University of Adelaide vacation scholarship and the SBS Summer Scholarship, but may only hold one if successful.
Adelaide Summer Research Scholarships
Summer Research Scholarships are available at the University of Adelaide in 2017-2018. The purpose of the scholarships is to encourage undergraduate students to consider undertaking postgraduate study at the University of Adelaide leading to a career involving research
For further information, please see the Adelaide Summer Research Scholarship 2017-2018 information flyer and rules.
Closing date: Friday 6 October 2017
- Awards & Prizes
- School Awards Criteria