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SUMMER SCHOLARSHIPS

GAIN REAL RESEARCH EXPERIENCE IN THE SCHOOL OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES OVER THE SUMMER HOLIDAYS

The School is offering up to fifteen Summer Scholarships, which are open to undergraduate students who have completed intermediate biology units of study and are intending to enrol in senior biology units.

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    • Early Career Finalist for Eureka Prize

      Associate Professor Simon Ho has been named as a finalist in the prestigious Eureka Prizes. Presented annually by the Australian Museum, the Eureka Prizes reward excellence in many fields of science, including research, leadership, journalism and photography.

    • How fussy pandas maintain a balanced bamboo diet

      Pandas are famously fussy eaters, but new research suggests there is method to their madness, with the animals switching between different species and parts of bamboo plants to maintain a balanced diet and reproduce.

    • Scientists and community collaborate to secure future of Australia's ecosystems

      The University of Sydney's Faculty of Science has been part of a major collaboration to create Australia's first national strategy to ensure the future of Australia's managed and natural ecosystems.

    • Improving the diets of captive carnivores

      An exciting collaboration between the University of Sydney and the Taronga Conservation Society will study the eating behaviour of captive dunnarts, quolls and devils.

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