Snowy River Shire Scholarship

Overview

The purpose of the scholarship is to enable student researchers and practitioners to undertake quality research applying community-based social marketing to the field of noxious weed control in Snowy River Shire

Field of study

Environment & Society

Eligibility

The scholarship shall be available for award each year to students who:

(a) either

(i) have been successful in gaining entry into the Honours year of a program of study through the Fenner School of Environment and Society, or

(ii) are enrolled in a Master degree program through the Fenner School of Environment and Society that includes a minimum 24 units of research and have commenced the eligible research project at the time of submitting their scholarship application;and

(b) have a strong academic record;

(c) are intending to undertake research in areas pertaining to the application of community-based social marketing to noxious weed control in Snowy River Shire;

(d) has willing and suitable supervision who has agreed to supervise the project.

Selection Basis

The following will be taken into account when making a decision:

  • applicant's academic record
  • relevance of applicant's research proposal to the scholarship criteria
  • availability of willing and suitable supervision

How to apply

Applications must include:

(a) a statement of no more than one page in length describing the intended research, its relevance to the application of community-based social marketing to noxious weed control in the Snowy River Shire, and the motivation for undertaking research on this topic;

(b) the applicant's academic record;

(c) names and contact details for the applicant's identified supervisor/s; and

(d) names and contact details for two academic referees familiar with the applicant's work.

Applications should be addressed to the Fenner School Honours Convener (fses.coursework.enquiries@anu.edu.au)

 

Further information

Closing dates: 28 February (for Semester 1) and 31 July (for Semester 2)