Facts & figures
Facts & figures
Our Engineering Vacation Research Internship Program offers engineering, computer science and project management research experience by working on real projects alongside respected and accomplished key researchers at the University of Sydney.
You'll be working and interacting with fellow students interested in pursuing a career in research and have access to a suite of research training and workshops.
By participating in a research program with us, you'll:
Our research program is open each summer and winter to students currently enrolled at an Australian University.
Applications for the Summer 2022-23 Vacation Research Internship Program (December-February) are now open and close on Sunday 25 September 2022 at 11.59pm.
Winter program - June to August (approximately 6 weeks) - Applications open in April
Summer program - December to February (approximately 8 weeks) - Applications open in September
To be eligible to apply, you need to:
Applications will be assessed on a range of factors including academic merit and your responses to the application questions; demonstrating an interest in both research and the specific research project you are applying to and what you hope to achieve from participating in the program.
Applications are assessed by a selection committee.
Applications will open on Friday, 2 September 2022 at 9am and close on Sunday, 25 September 2022 at 11.59pm.
All applicants will be considered for a scholarship. A selection committee will review and select recipients for the Scholarship.
Scholarships are valued at $500-$600 per week for up to 8 weeks and is awarded subject to completing mid-project and final submission requirements as outlined by the project supervisor.