Summer Scholarships

Summer Scholarships provide students with an opportunity to engage in formal supervised research projects over the summer holiday period, equipping participants with valuable academic and professional skills . These projects allow students to engage in research whilst completing their undergraduate degrees, enhancing their student experience and provides insight into potential further research degrees.

The aim is to enable interested students to carry out a short research project in HPS, with successful candidates supervised by an appropriate member of staff within the unit for HPS.

The research interests of the unit's members include: history and philosophy of modern physics, early modern science, philosophy of biology, history and philosophy of psychiatry, technoscience, philosophy and psychology of time. Candidates are advised to consult the Staff Pages for more information.

The Scholarship comprises an amount of $488.00 per week.

Dean's accommodation bursary for recipients who live outside the Sydney metropolitan area of $250.00

Important Dates

  • Closing Date: 29th August 2014
  • Announcement of offers: 30th September 2014
  • Acceptances Due: 15th October

For further information and a copy of the application form contact , Unit for History and Philosophy of Science.