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Vacation scholarships

Are you a third year student? CSIRO's vacation scholarship scheme is for you.

Vacation Scholarship Opportunities

About CSIRO vacation scholarships

Run over the summer holidays, CSIRO's vacation scholarships scheme offers undergraduate students the opportunity of collaborating with CSIRO scientists.

CMAR Vacation Scholarship 2013-14

Summer scholarships offer undergraduate university students an opportunity to get hands-on work experience at CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research (CMAR), under supervision of research scientists at Aspendale, Victoria, Brisbane, Queensland, Perth, Western Australia and Hobart, Tasmania.

CMSE Vacation Scholarships

CSIRO Materials Science and Engineering (CMSE)'s Vacation Scholarship Program offers undergraduate Science or Engineering students the opportunity to get hands-on experience working on real-world problems.

CSIRO Energy Technology summer vacation scholarships 2013–2014

Get hands-on experience working on real-world problems under the supervision of research scientists and engineers at Pullenvale in Queensland, Clayton in Victoria and Newcastle in NSW.

IM&T Summer Vacation Student Scholarships

The 2012 Vacation Scholarship Program with CSIRO Information Management & Technology (IM&T) gives students the opportunity to work on real-world problems in a leading R&D organisation

QMS/CMAR Vacation Scholarships 2013/14

Summer scholarships offer undergraduate university students an opportunity to get hands-on work experience in Quantitative Marine Science (QMS) at the University of Tasmania (UTAS) and at CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research (CMAR), in Hobart, Tasmania, under the supervision of research scientists from both institutions.

Summer scholarships in maths, statistics, computer science and engineering

Spend the summer working on your own project at CSIRO Computational Informatics.

Summer Student Program Projects

Summer studentships offer second and third year university students an opportunity to conduct research at CSIRO Food Health and Life Sciences.

Summer studentships with CSIRO Plant Industry

Summer studentships offer second and third year university students an opportunity to conduct research at CSIRO Plant Industry.

What I did on my holidays

Every summer hundreds of undergraduates get to work at CSIRO, here’s what some of them got up to.