Australian Wildlife Society - University of New South Wales Wildlife Ecology Research Scholarship

The Australian Wildlife Society Wildlife Ecology Research Scholarship is open to University of New South Wales postgraduate research students who are undertaking a research project that is of direct relevance to the conservation of Australian native wildlife (flora or fauna). The scholarship totals $5,000, and will be awarded to one candidate, who will receive one payment of $2,500 each semester. The scholarship is provided to support operational costs associated with the successful candidate’s research project, such as:

  • Travel associated with the research project
  • Fieldwork expenses
  • Specialist software
  • Small items of equipment (i.e. less than $5,000)

    Instructions for applicants of the Wildlife Ecology Research Scholarship

    Are you a full-time PhD candidate or Masters Research Student?

    Does your project have direct relevance to the conservation of Australian native fauna or flora?

    You may be eligible to submit an application for the newly established Australian Wildlife Society Research Scholarship to help you complete your degree.

    Scholarship details: Scholarship valued at $5,000 for 1 year

    How to apply: Click here and follow links to scholarships and prizes

    Applications Close: 31 May

    Wildlife Ecology Research Scholarship

    The Australian Wildlife Society Wildlife Ecology Research Scholarship is open to UTS postgraduate research students who are undertaking a research project that is of direct relevance to the conservation of Australian native wildlife (flora or fauna). The scholarship totals $5,000, and will be awarded to one candidate, who will receive one payment of $2,500 each semester. The scholarship is provided to support operational costs associated with the successful candidate's research project, such as:

    • Travel associated with the research project
    • Fieldwork expenses
    • Specialist software
    • Small items of equipment (i.e. less than $5,000)

    Instructions for applications of the Wildlife Research Scholarship

    Are you a full-time PhD candidate or Masters Research Student?
    Does your project have direct relevance to the conservation of Australian native
    fauna or flora?

    You may be eligible to submit an application for the newly established Australian Wildlife Society Research Scholarship to help you complete your degree.

    Scholarship details: Scholarship valued at $5,000.00 for 1 year
    How to apply: Click here and follow links to scholarships and prizes

    Applications close: 28 February

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    2013 Wildlife Ecology Research Scholarship

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