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AINSE Postgraduate Research Awards

Post-graduate Research Awards (PGRA) are offered by AINSE Limited (the Australian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering) for suitably qualified persons wishing to undertake studies in AINSE's fields of interest for a higher degree at an AINSE member university. Applications will be received up to 15 April 2019

AINSE PGRAs are in the form of "supplements" and are offered to scholars who are, or will be, in receipt of an Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) / Research Training Program (RTP) or equivalent award, and for as long as that Award is current subject to satisfactory progress.

Applications are now being sought from PhD students undertaking research projects in the areas of Archaeology, Geosciences & Environmental Sciences, Biotechnology & Biomedical Sciences, and Materials Science & Engineering.

The award provides a stipend of $7,500* pa. and a generous travel and accommodation allowance to enable students to work at ANSTO facilities.

Payment type
Top Up Scholarship
Value unit
Per annum
Basis of award
Academic Achievement
Candidates for an AINSE Postgraduate Research Supplement must be nominated by the Australian or New Zealand university where PhD enrolment is held or proposed for tenure commencing before 30 June of the year of application. The university must be a member of AINSE.
Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand Citizen
Study area
Nuclear Science
Commencement date
Applications open
Applications close
Tenable At
Research Institution
Currently available
Application status