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Summer Research Scholarships

CEPAR and the UNSW Business School offer highly competitive summer research scholarships to currently enrolled undergraduate students who are considering Honours and/or postgraduate research in the future. Students will participate in research projects supervised by CEPAR researchers and gain valuable research experience.

Futher information about the program can be found on the flyer.

Applications for 2019/2020 are now open. Please review the Summer Scholarship Program Guidelines before submitting your application.

The key dates for the program are:

·         Student applications: open 23 July, close Monday 20th September

·         Assessment of student applications: mid-October

·         Offers made to students: late October- early November

·         Acceptance by students: early November

 

Projects

Please check the location of the project prior to submitting your application as CEPAR cannot provide funding for travel to the host university.

Project code:

CEPAR01

Project title:

Life satisfaction of older Chinese: Understanding the regional variations

 

Supervisors:

Sisi Yang and Katja Hanewald

Location:

UNSW (Only students enrolled at UNSW may apply)

How to Apply:

Students will need to apply for this project via the  UNSW Scholarships Website

 

Project code:

CEPAR02

Project title:

Examine the effects of demographic changes on national savings and current accounts in a panel VAR model

Supervisors:

Larry Liu and Warwick McKibbin

Location:

ANU

How to Apply:

Students will need to forward their completed Application Form along with their CV and a copy of their academic transcript to Amy Brushwood by 20 September 2019

 

Project code:

CEPAR03

Project title:

Risky decision making among older adults with and without cognitive impairment

Supervisors:

Brooke BradyCraig Sinclair and Kaarin Anstey

Location:

NeuRA, UNSW

How to Apply:

Students will need to forward their completed Application Form along with their CV and a copy of their academic transcript to Amy Brushwood by 20 September 2019

 

Project code:

CEPAR04

Project title:

Expectations regarding ageing and cognition among older adults

Supervisors:

Craig SinclairBrooke Brady and Kaarin Anstey

Location:

NeuRA, UNSW

How to Apply:

Students will need to forward their completed Application Form along with their CV and a copy of their academic transcript to Amy Brushwood by 20 September 2019

CEPAR Honours Scholarships

Review the CEPAR Honours Scholarship Guidelines.

Applications for 2020 scholarships will open in October 2019.


CEPAR PhD Scholarships

CEPAR Supplementary Scholarships provide additional support to eligible international and domestic higher degree research students who are in receipt of an Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Scholarship, National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) or university equivalent scholarship to assist them with pursuing a program of study related to CEPAR.

Please check the Guidelines for eligibility.

Applications for 2020 will open in October 2019.


UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarships

UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarships offer:

  • The opportunity to work on high quality research projects with the best supervisory teams in world class environments at UNSW Sydney
  • $41K a year stipend for four years
  • Tuition fees for the full 4 year period
  • Coaching and mentoring as part of a highly personalised leadership development plan
  • Up to $10k each year to assist career development and international research collaborations

For more information on the UNSW Scientia Scholarship scheme visit the Scientia website.

Three CEPAR projects are eligible for UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarship funding:

Expressions of Interest are now closed.

CEPAR Postgraduate Scholarship in Decision Making and Ageing

Postgraduate Research Scholarship for Decision Making, Expectations and Cognitive Ageing Research

Expressions of Interest are now closed.