Summer Research Scholarships & Internships

RSES will offer a limited number of Summer Research Scholarships to third or final year undergraduate students (including current Honours students) who are currently enrolled at universities in Australia or New Zealand and are considering undertaking postgraduate research towards a higher degree.

The scholarship includes full board on campus, a weekly allowance, return travel to Canberra and a certificate on completion of the program.  Students will be required to complete a short research project on an approved topic.


* Approximately eight weeks from mid November to late January

How to apply

Online applications open from 1st August - 15th September. Information can be found on the Summer Research Scholarships website.


Find student projects on the potential projects section.

Conditions of Award

Summer Research Internships Conditions of Award (DOCX, 90.35 KB))
Summer Research Scholarships Conditions of Award (DOCX, 91.53 KB)

Referee Report

Summer Research Scholarship Referee Report (DOC, 67 KB)

Summer Research Internships

The Internship program is for ANU students only. Please check if any positions will be offered in 2020/21.