Residential Student Scholarship (RSS)

 Expression of interest NOW OPEN 

Annual Package
$7,500 stipend per annum
Up to $5,000 travel and accommodation allowance per annum

AINSE Limited is offering top-up Residential Postgraduate Scholarships to high quality students who are enrolled in a PhD at an AINSE Member University.

Who should submit an expression of interest?

First year PhD students holding a RTP or equivalent peer reviewed scholarship
Students whose PhD project topic closely aligns with any of the strategic focus areas for ANSTO’s research programmes:
• The Environment
• Human Health
• Nuclear Fuel Cycle
In addition, opportunities exist for postgraduate students interested in contracted research and industrial engagement projects in the defence industry area.
Opportunities may also exist for postgraduate students interested in fusion research that aligns with ANSTO and ITER activities following the signing of the cooperation agreement.

Students who are available to spend a significant period of time at an ANSTO facility (at Lucas heights, Camperdown and/or Clayton) for six months or more per year (can be a block of time or separate visitation).

Please read the Conditions and ANSTO Research Capabilities & Facilities Guide (below) for detailed information before submitting your expression of interest.

Please Note: Current AINSE PGRA students awarded this scholarship would relinquish the AINSE PGRA.

RSS Flyer

2018 AINSE NSTLI Residential Student Scholarship Conditions Only

ANSTO Research Capabilities & Facilities Guide 

Expression of Interest

Please email:

email title:
RSS Verification

contents of email:
A one page (A4) only* abstract outlining

• The details of the research, and
• ANSTO Staff Member involved

* Reviewers will only read the first page of any submission

Expressions of Interest Close:
5pm (AEST)
Tuesday 31 July 2018

Successful applicants will be invited to submit a more detailed online application