Thin Films Interfaces Research Experience Award

Thin Films Interfaces Research Experience Award

UGCA1587

Key
High School Leaver
Indigenous Australians
Rural
UAC & EAS
Criteria
Stage
Value
$5,000
available for up to 2 years
Residency
No residency requirements
Opens
21/12/2018
Closes
18/04/2019
Outline

The Award has been established to provide academically gifted undergraduate students (or those with prior direct lab experience) an opportunity to conduct research on advanced and modern functional nanomaterials.

Each Award will have a value of $5000 per annum and will be payable for the remaining duration of program ( upto 2 years).

Eligibility
To be eligible, applicants must:
  • Be enrolled in full-time undergraduate study in one of the following programs:
    • Engineering (Hons) / Science
    • Material Science and Engineering
    • Materials Science and Engineering(Hons)/Biomedical Engineering
    • Materials Science and Engineering (Hons)/Chemical Engineering
    • Materials Science and Engineering (Hons)/Engineering Science
Selection
Applicants will be assessed on their ability to demonstrate:
  • Academic Merit
  • Leadership skills (school, workplace or community)
  • Extra-curricular activities (sporting, cultural activities, volunteer/work experience)
  • Aptitude and commitment to studies in an area of Fundamental Materials Science
  • Direct work experience working in laboratories focused on research of complex oxide thin films (evidence to be provided with letters of recommendation) may be considered