Mervyn & Katalin Paterson Fellowship


This scholarship is offered by the ANU College of Science.

Field of study

Earth Sciences


Students enrolled full-time in a graduate research program in the Research School of Earth Sciences. Must have been enrolled in their research program for a minimum of 6 months.

Selection basis: The Committee shall select for the Scholarship a person who, in the opinion of the Committee, is at the stage in their Program where their research would be greatly enhanced by their attending a major international conference and visiting an overseas institution.

How to apply

Applicants are required to submit a well-defined proposal indicating how the student will benefit from the experience. If the proposal is for time at another institution, the applicant will need to provide evidence of the host institution's acceptance. Details of any support from the host institution or other sources must also be provided. Applications should be supported by the student's supervisor.