2017/18 Applications Sydney Medical School Summer Research Scholarships

Summer Research Scholarships offer a unique opportunity for students to obtain experience in medical-related research and provide a fantastic insight into the research process. The scholarships offer students the experience of working with well-established researchers in high quality medical research facilities.


Can I apply?

Summer Research Scholarships:

The scholarships are open to students currently enrolled full-time at an Australian University in an undergraduate degree or professional doctorate; including students enrolled in an MD program at the University of Sydney or other Australian University.

Students currently in a Masters or PhD program, or who have been awarded a Masters or PhD degree are ineligible to apply.

International students are eligible to apply if:
1/ they are currently enrolled and studying full-time in an undergraduate or professional degree at an Australian University on an Australian campus
2/ they hold an appropriate and valid Australian visa to cover the scholarship period

Successful students from universities other than University of Sydney will need to supply copies of certificates of currency for insurance and liability. These should be available from your home university.

Please note that projects based at the University of Sydney Charles Perkins Centre (see research project description) will only be available to University of Sydney students due to access and administrative processes.

Students must be available for a full 8 weeks, taking into account the 2 week University close-down period over Christmas/ New Year.

Applications close Thursday Sept 21


To complete this online application form you will need:

More information on the application process and requirements can be found on our FAQs page: http://sydney.edu.au/medicine/study/scholarships/summer-research/faq.php

Any questions or problems please contact medicine.researchsupport@sydney.edu.au

You can save and return to the application as required until submission but please remember your password as we cannot retrieve this for you.


If you have difficulties uploading documents please email these to medicine.researchsupport@sydney.edu.au They will be attached to your application and your application will be marked as submitted.

Privacy notice: The information supplied by you on this application is required by the Sydney Medical School in order to assess candidates for this program. The Faculty reserves the right to reverse or vary any decision made if the Faculty finds that the decision has been made on the basis of incomplete or incorrect information supplied by the applicant.