Summer Research Program

In the knowledge-based global economy, in-demand skills include the ability to think and reason critically, develop innovative ideas, analyse data and clearly explain results.

The Summer Research Program provides an opportunity for motivated UQ students to participate in an educational research experience.  This program is offered over 10 weeks during the summer university vacation period (November to February) and all selected students will receive a scholarship.  Participation is open to undergraduate (including honours) and postgraduate coursework students who are currently enrolled and will maintain ongoing enrolment in a program at UQ. 

AIBN research internships provide an opportunity for high achieving science and engineering students interested in a career in research to experience the unique environment of one of Australia’s leading research institutes. Your AIBN research internship is an authentic research project that provides:

  • Valuable research skills
  • Access to some of the best facilities in Australia
  • Scholarship
  • Publication potential
  • Career mentoring
  • Academic credit toward to your undergraduate or masters degree in approved circumstances.

Applications are due to open between August - September 2022.  AIBN projects will be listed on this page closer to the application period and a link to the application form will become available.

To check your eligibility and find out more about what's included in the program, please visit the central Summer Research Program website.