School of Mathematics and Statistics Vacation Scholarships


Vacation Scholarships are available to students who are:

1. enrolled in any single or combined degree program in which they have been able to study a significant amount of Mathematics or Statistics

2. seriously considering University of Melbourne Mathematics & Statistics Postgraduate research programs (eg. MSc, RHD)

''Students from other Universities are eligible and encouraged to apply.

How to apply

Applications for 2017/2018 will open on 22nd August, 2017 and will close at 5:00pm on Friday 15th September 2017.

1. If possible, please attend the Vacation Scholarship Program 2016/2017 Information Session - A Recording of the Information Session can be viewed by clicking the links provided on Information Session Page on the menu on the left hand side of this page.

2. Complete the Online application form and attach the relevant documents. Before you apply online we recommend you:
a) Have spoken to a potential supervisor
b) Have your academic transcript ready to upload
c) Have your CV ready to upload
d) Have written a brief statement detailing why you would like to be part of the Vacation Scholar Program and your career aspirations/future plans saved as a PDF that you can upload into the form. Word Limit 350 Words

Follow the link to apply online

We hope to notify applicants via email of the outcome in early October.

3. If you are also interested in applying for the Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute (AMSI) Vacation Research Scholarship please ensure you read the ‘how to apply’ information via their website and apply through their application process. Applications close at 5:00pm on Friday 16th September.

Finally, AMSI is running its summer school in 2017/2018. Visit AMSI website for more information.

For more information on Vacation Scholarships, please contact:
Alysson Costa (Director)

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