Summer research program scholarships 2017 - 2018

Applications for the 2017 - 2018 Faculty of Engineering Summer Research Program Scholarships will open on 10 July 2017.

Summer research scholarships are run over the summer break for 12 weeks. If you're interested in a research career or furthering your studies, this is a great opportunity to get ahead over the holidays.

Research scholarships aim to provide you with:

  • Experience in an area of research
  • An insight into future opportunities within research
  • Encouragement to pursue a career in research or academia

Faculty of Engineering Program

Student project dates between: 20 November 2017 – 23 February 2018.

Explore the world of engineering research with Monash University's Faculty of Engineering Summer Research Program.

Undergraduate students who are in level 3 or above, have a minimum of 48 credit points remaining in their degree and have a weighted average mark greater than 80% are invited to apply to undertake a research project over a 12 week period.

Successful applicants must be able to start in November and commit to the full 12 week project, a compulsory induction session and the following research events:

  • Finding resources
  • Writing a literature review
  • Presentations by Academic staff members on their research path
  • Progress report presentation
  • Designing a poster
  • Writing a research paper
  • Presenting your poster

The program will conclude with a poster presentation/competition, where you will present a visual display of your investigation and research completed in the 12 weeks.

As a Summer Research scholarship holder you will:

  • Receive a $400 per week allowance
  • Explore a topical problem in great depth from a variety of research areas
  • Gain research experience which will stand you in good stead when applying for engineering research degrees at Monash University

For further information and details please see: Summer and Winter Research Scholarship Program, Central Scholarship Unit.

2017 - 2018 Projects

For further information and details on how to apply, see Summer Research Scholarships

Staff information

If you have any queries please contact:

Mr Daniel Rooke
Senior Student Services Officer
Faculty of Engineering
T: +61 3 9902 0279
E: eng-it-research.student@monash.edu