Paul Bunyan Memorial Honours Scholarship


Each year the John Curtin School of Medical Research (JCSMR) in the College of Health & Medicine may award a scholarship known as the Paul Bunyan Memorial Scholarship in Medical Sciences to a student undertaking an honours program within the school.

Field of study

Medical Science


The scholarship is available to an applicant:

  • who is an International or domestic student;
  • who is enrolled in an honours year at the John Curtin School of Medical Research;
  • whose honours project is preferably related to cancer research.


The value of each scholarship is $7000.   A relocation allowance of up to $4,000 is available for Scholarship holders recruited from outside the ACT Region. The allowance will usually be paid as reimbursement of actual costs for approved travel.

How to apply

Application is via the "Apply now" button at the top of this page. The opening date for students commencing in semester 2 2018 is May 1st and closing date is 15th June.

Applications for Semester 1 2019 will be 15th October - 30th November 2018