Alex Rodgers Travelling Scholarship


These scholarships are offered by the ANU College of Science.

The Alex Rodgers Travelling Scholarship is offered to one or two RSAA graduate students to travel abroad with direct relevance to their thesis work (It will not be awarded to fund an overseas observing run). The award is based on scientific merit of the program, benefit of the program to RSAA and the student, and the effective use of the funds from the scholarship.

Field of study

Astronomy and Astrophysics


Full-time current RSAA PhD student. A successful applicant is ineligible to apply again. Australian and New Zealand citizens; Permanent residents of Australia; International students.

How to apply

Current RSAA PhD students will be contacted in February each year with instructions on how to self-nominate for the Scholarship.

Further information

Phone 02 6125 0221, email