HDR+ student grants are awarded each year to a range of creative and innovative student-led initiatives that help enhance the academic outcomes, and contribute to the development of HDR communities at the University.
The grant scheme runs once a year for projects that commence the following year. Each grant is worth $1200, with a total pool of $24,000.
The scheme is designed to support the development of essential research skills such as project management, proposal writing and project evaluation skills.
Develop and lead an activity that enriches the experience of HDR students at the University. examples of possible activities include:
Your grant application will be assessed according to the following criteria:
To apply you need to be an HDR student currently enrolled at the University. If you've previously applied but were unsuccessful, you're encouraged to apply again.
Funding activities will commence on 1 January, and your activities must be completed by 31 July.
If you received an HDR+ grant in previous years you are not eligible.
Complete the application form and proposal online. Log in with your university email and password to lodge your application.
Applications for the 2019 HDR+ Student Grants will open on 3 September 2018 and close at midnight on 28 September 2018. The successful applicants will be announced late October 2018.
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|Writing, memory and visuality symposium||FASS|
|Self-study group mentorship scheme||FASS|
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|Open space: exploration of how HDR students can engage with industry||Business|
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|Brain and Mind Centre Writing Workshops||Medicine|
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|HDR student learning podcast||FASS|
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|#MakeScienceCatchy: Social media and science workshop||Medicine|
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|Professional development skills for remote HDR students webinar||Science|
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