Summer research program scholarships 2017 - 2018

Applications for the 2017 - 2018 Faculty of Engineering Summer Research Program Scholarships have now closed.

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.

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