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Studentship applications for our science and engineering studentship program have now closed. Please email the ICRAR Education team with any questions. All applicants should now have been notified, please contact us if you haven’t heard anything.

Applications for our Science Communication Internship are now open using the form below.

Applications close October 25th, 5:00pm AWST.

Student Information

Eg. Bachelor of Science, Event Management etc.
Eg. Third Year

Referee Details

Additional Selection Information

Maximum 200 words.
Maximum 200 words.
Maximum 300 words. Address the key attributes we're seeking.


Please upload a short CV/resume that includes any relevant experience, knowledge or abilities.
Award Conditions
  1. Applicants must be undergraduate students currently studying at a Western Australian educational institution. Preference will be given to 3rd year students 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 are also eligible to apply.
  2. Internships will run for approximately 10 weeks of work during the period late November 2019 to February 2020, 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 internship is for up to $7,600 per student, paid in fortnightly instalments for the duration of the internship, including over the two-week Christmas break (10 weeks total work, 12 weeks total pay).
  4. Students must be studying at a West Australian educational institution and not have held a science communication internship with ICRAR in the past.
  5. Interns will give a presentation on their work during their internship. There may be other formal requirements which will be made clear to the intern throughout the program.
  6. Interns 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.
  7. The successful intern must be available on the day of Astrofest 2020, Saturday February 29th, from approximately 11:00am to 11:00pm. Some out of business hours work may also be required during the course of the internship for Astrofest committee meetings, held approximately every 4-6 weeks.
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