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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

CSIRO's vacation scholarships scheme offers undergraduate students the opportunity of collaborating with CSIRO scientists. The 2014/15 CSIRO Undergraduate Vacation scholarship round is now open.

Mini 'doughnut-blimp' leads the way at QCAT

Visitors to CSIRO’s Queensland Centre for Advanced Technologies (QCAT) complex in Pullenvale, Brisbane, might soon have a floating doughnut to show them around.

From vacation student to Oxford Scholar

When Jared O'Connell started his vacation scholarship with CSIRO Mathematics, Informatics and Statistics he never would have imagined it would lead him to a job with CSIRO and then a PhD at Oxford University, England.

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.