and up to $5000 for research costs
1 on offer
Payments made per semester
Payments made for 1 year
Student typesDomestic, International, Current, Prospective
Student levelsHonours, Postgraduate coursework, Graduate Certificate, Master Degree
Number of scholarships awarded1 on offer
Selection basesAcademic merit
Ongoing eligibilityContinuation based on full-time study load
The award shall be available to a prospective or continuing ANU student who is:
Selection will be made on the basis of academic merit, and in accordance with the eligibility criteria and application requirements. A personal interview may be required if deemed appropriate by the Selection Committee.
The scholarship provides a stipend of $5000 with an additional amount of funding of up to $5000 available for research project funding.
Students are required to apply using the application form at the top of this page. Applications open from 31st August to 30th November each year
Regolith science incorporates the study of the weathered zone, including soils, sediments, weathered rocks, water and biota. Regolith science is multi-disciplinary and can include aspects of earth sciences (geology, geochemistry and geophysics), environmental science, planetary science, geography, soil science, water resources and biology, in order to understand landscape evolution, biogeochemical cycling of elements, groundwater and surface water resources (water quantity and water quality), impacts of human activity (such as agriculture, mining and/or urbanisation).