Opportunities


2014/2015 Summer Scholarships

Annually the Allan Wilson Centre provides Summer Scholarships of $5,000 to up to 20 students with an interest in molecular ecology & evolution who seek a research experience working with an Allan Wilson Centre Investigator.

Who is eligible?
Undergraduate students who seek a research experience working with an Allan Wilson Centre Investigator, and who may be considering undertaking post-grad research in molecular ecology and evolution, or related fields.

What level of commitment is required?
Ten weeks of work on a project, and production of a final report.

What are the start/finish dates?
Scholarships are expected to be undertaken in the period November – March for a 10 week period, preferably concluding before lectures begin in early March.

When do applications close?
1 October - closed for 2014

How is the scholarship payment made?
50% of the scholarship ($2,500) is paid on initiation of the project. The final 50% of the scholarship will be paid on submitting a final report at the end of the project.