Each year, the Australian National University offer maximum two awards of Alex Rodgers Travelling Scholarship to RSAA graduate students who want travel abroad with direct relevance to their thesis work. These awards valued up to $6,000 per year. To apply, the completed application form must be submitted no later than 28 February on annual basis.
These scholarships are offered by the ANU College of Physical & Mathematical Sciences. The Alex Rodgers Travelling Scholarship is offered to one or two RSAA graduate students to travel abroad with direct relevance to their thesis work (It will not be awarded to fund an overseas observing run). The award is based on scientific merit of the program, benefit of the program to RSAA and the student, and the effective use of the funds from the scholarship.
This scholarship provides maximum $6,000 each year.
Level and Area of Study
Graduate degree in Astronomy and Astrophysics
Place of Study
The study should be taken abroad.
Eligibility and Criteria
Full-time current RSAA PhD student. A successful applicant is ineligible to apply again. Australian and New Zealand citizens; Permanent residents of Australia; International students.
There is no nationality restriction
Please contact the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics to obtain an application form.
28 February each year.