AINSE International Postgraduate Research Awards

The applications for AINSE Research Awards are now accepted. Australians and other overseas students may apply. This program support the research projects are associated with nuclear science. Each of the awardees will be granted a range of interesting benefits as listed below. Application deadline is 15 April every year.

Program Description
AINSE offers awards for postgraduate students whose research projects are associated with nuclear science, or its applications, and require access to the unique national facilities at the Australian Nuclear Science & Technology Organisation (ANSTO), Lucas Heights, Australia. Postgraduate Research Awards are offered by AINSE for suitably qualified persons wishing to undertake studies in AINSE’s field of interest for a higher degree at a member university of AINSE.

Award Value
Each of awardees may expect to receive the following benefits:

  • Supplement Stipend: $7,500 pa.
  • The award also provides $10,000 pa In-kind for costs involved in using the facilities and services at Lucas Heights and a generous travel and accommodation allowance to enable students to work at Lucas Heights are also provided.

Level and Area of Studies
Research program in fields which are related to the research activities of the Australian Nuclear Science & Technology Organisation (ANSTO) at Lucas Heights, Australia.

Place of Study
The research can be taken in Australia.

Eligibility and Criteria
Candidates for an AINSE Postgraduate Research supplement must be nominated by the Australian or New Zealand university where PhD enrolment is held or proposed for tenure commencing before 30 June of the year of application. Research Supplements are the principal form of award and are offered to scholars who are (or will be) in receipt of an Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) or equivalent scholarship.

Applicants’ Nationality
Australian, New Zealand and foreign students may apply this award.

Application Instruction
You may find the application form at the website and application link below.

Submission Deadline
15 April every year.

Website and Application Link

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