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Please submit your application for the ICRAR studentship program via the form below by 5pm on August 8th. All applications will be confidential and only shared within the selection committee at ICRAR. If you have any questions, please contact us.

Student Information

This will help us anonymise your application for the selection panel. Try to think of one that no-one else will choose, for example Captain Marvel or Ash Ketchum.
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Eg. Bachelor of Science
Eg. Third Year

Academic Referee Details

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Project Preferences

Please choose three or fewer of the projects you are interested in
Read more about the available research projects here. If you have no preference, write 'no preference'.

Additional Selection Information

Maximum 200 words.
Including postgraduate study locations you're considering or have a place at. Maximum 200 words.
Maximum 200 words.
Please provide this as a whole number out of 100.
Please include Operating Systems you're familiar with (OSX, Linux, Unix, Windows) and any programming languages you have experience in, including your level of fluency. Note: programming experience is not required for all projects, but it's really helpful for us to know your prior knowledge. Maximum 200 words.


Please upload an official academic transcript (as a PDF document or scanned images in a single file)
Award Conditions
  1. Applicants must be undergraduate students (preference will be given to 3rd year and above, including honours, but all currently enrolled students are welcome to apply). Students who have not completed an honours year, but are enrolled in a coursework masters in astronomy are also eligible to apply.
  2. Internships will run for approximately 10 weeks of work during the period late November 2022 to February 2023, although dates for the internships are negotiable. Students are expected to start on the first day of the studentship program unless extenuating circumstances apply.
  3. The studentship is for up to $7,600 per student, paid in fortnightly instalments for the duration of the studentship, including over the two-week Christmas break (10 weeks total work, 12 weeks total pay).
  4. Applicants from outside WA will receive a return flight to Perth from their home city, as well as up to 50% accommodation subsidy from ICRAR.
  5. There may be a mandatory one-week induction with the Pawsey Centre in the first week for most students.
  6. Students must be studying at an Australian or New Zealand educational institution and not have held an internship with ICRAR in the past.
  7. Students will write a final report and give a presentation on their work at the conclusion of the project. There may be other requirements which will be made clear to students throughout the program.
  8. Students will be expected to maintain a high level of attendance throughout the duration of the internship and conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times.
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