Summer and winter research projects provide students with the opportunity to participate in a research project, working alongside some of the University’s leading researchers.  Throughout the program, you will:

  • Gain valuable academic and professional skills
  • Develop links with industry and academics
  • Have the opportunity to taste research before committing to a research higher degree.

Who can apply?

Research programs are open to undergraduate, honours, or masters by coursework students, who:

  • Are currently enrolled at UQ at the time of application;
  • Have completed at least one year of study at the time of application;
  • Studying for a degree relevant to the research discipline; and
  • Have a high level of academic achievement during their undergraduate degree.

Duration

Winter research programs - Four over the winter holidays (from mid-June to mid-July)

Summer research programs - Six to ten weeks over the summer holidays (mid-November to mid-February).

Scholarships

All applicants will be automatically considered for Scholarships. No scholars are permitted to participate in the program in a voluntary capacity.

Available research projects

Scholars who are interested in nominating or suggesting alternative projects should contact enquiries.shrs@uq.edu.au or phone 3365 7123.

How to apply

Applications to the summer and winter research projects are made through the UQ Advantage Office.