Data61 Women in Optimisation Research Excellence Scholarship


There will be one Scholarship available which will be co funded from Data61 and the ANU College of Engineering & Computer Science. This Scholarship will be offered to a 3rd year female students who enrols in an undergraduate degree offered by ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science.

Field of study

Computer Science and Mathematics


The Scholarship shall be available to a female applicant who:

  • Is an Australian or New Zealand Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident only;
  • Has completed 2 years of courses at the undergraduate level;
  • enrols in COMP3620 and Optimisation Research Group project - (Data61)
  • Student will be constrained to undertake all courses within the ANU.


The scholarship provides a stipend of $10,000.

How to apply

Applications should be submitted on the form available on this page.  Please note for students applying for this scholarship in 2015, applications will close on 23rd January 2015 not 1st December as stated on the application form.

Completed forms should be emailed to