A L Hales Honours Year Scholarship


This scholarship is offered by the Research School of Earth Sciences.

Field of study



  • Students undertaking 4th year of Bachelor of Science Honours program;
  • interest in undertaking a research project in The Research School of Earth Sciences;
  • Australian citizens, permanent residents of Australia and New Zealand cititizens;
  • students should have majored in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Earth and Marine Sciences or Materials Science.


An additional allowance will be paid to successful applicants who have transferred their enrolment to ANU for their Honours year and whose permanent place of residence is outside of Canberra. This allowance is to help cover costs for travel and relocation expenses and will be paid once the candidate has enrolled.

Further information

At least one scholarship is reserved for a candidate who did not complete their Bachelors degree at ANU.