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Cawthron Internships and Scholarships

Closing Date: 9 August 2021
Value: $6,000
Region: Not region specific
Tertiary Institution: Any
Offered by: Cawthron Institute
Study Level: Undergraduate, Summer Internship
Study Area: Science & Mathematics, Seafood

Open to undergraduate students who have completed their first year of study in a science-related field at the time of application.

Work with Cawthron scientists over the summer, undertaking fieldwork, analysis, and learn what it means to work as a professional scientist.

More details...

  • The student will be engaged Cawthron for 10 weeks, with a preferred commencement in mid-November.
  • The student will be engaged in a research project that supports their field of study.
  • A presentation or report will be produced by the student.
  • The student will be profiled by Cawthron as a recipient of a funded scholarship.
  • A grant of $6,000 paid to the student.
  • Students will need to find their own accommodation, though assistance will be provided to do this if needed.
  • Research is part of a project that is already scheduled to occur during the time student is present at Cawthron.
  • Other costs absorbed by Cawthron (e.g. desk, travel, field work, laboratory costs) as part of project budget.
  • The student will reflect a professional attitude.
  • The student will be treated within Cawthron in the same way as other guest workers/ interns/ research assistants.