Project submission deadline closed on Friday 30 June. Applications submitted after this date may not be considered for funding.

Information on submitting projects for supervisors 

The UQ Summer Research Program is now open. Applications close 31 August 2017.


All selected scholars will receive a Summer Research Scholarship. Scholarships are valued at $360 per week and will be awarded based on academic merit, motivation for participating in the program, and the enrolling unit’s nomination. To be eligible for the grant, scholars will need to meet the following conditions.

  • Participate in the program between mid-November to mid-February
  • Participate in program for 6 to 10 weeks, as advertised.
  • Work a minimum of 20 hours per week, as advertised.

Please refer to the full eligibility and scholarship details in the UQ Summer Research Guidelines and the specific requirements of each project. Please note that these guidelines are subject to change.


View current projects available within the Faculty of Medicine.

Important: These projects are located at multiple sites at St Lucia and Herston campuses and hospitals in Brisbane, Ipswich, and a number of rural and remote area facilities throughout the rest of the state.

Find out more about our research sites and research in our clinical schools and hospital sites.

How to apply

Applications for the 2017 UQ Summer Research Program open 10 July and close at 11:59pm 31 August 2017.

You will be required to submit an online application via CareerHub specifying details of the project you wish to apply for. Access the application form here.


Please contact the Faculty of Medicine Research Office for more information.