Prizes & Scholarships

Prizes & Scholarships are available to eligible Fenner School students.

Action Trust Honours Scholarship

Scholarship

This scholarship is to enable young researchers and practitioners to undertake quality research in areas relating to the interests of the ACTION Trust and/or to environment and sustainability.

Applications close 31 March each year.

ANU Fenner School of Environment & Society PhD Scholarship

Scholarship

Selection will be made on the basis of an assessment of the student's research potential.  This will take into account a measure of the applicant's overall performance in undergraduate, and (if any) Master's coursework, as well as an assessment of their most recent graded research writing (thesis) and accomplishments (research publications, awards, referee evaluation).

Charles D Jubb Prize for Environmental Research

Prize

The prize shall be awarded each year to the student who, in that year was enrolled in the Honours Year of a program leading to the award of a degree of Bachelor in the Fenner School of Environment and Society, College of Science, and judged to be the most outstanding Honours graduate of that calendar year.

David Edwards Memorial Prize in Geography

Prize

The prize shall be awarded each year to the student who, in that year was enrolled in a program leading to the award of a degree of Bachelor; and shall be awarded for the the highest aggregate mark in the courses Environment and Society:  Geography of Sustainability and Sustainable Development.  At least one of the two courses must have been taken in the year of the award of the prize.

Fenner School National Arboretum Canberra Scholarship

Scholarship

This scholarship has been established to enable young researchers and practitioners to undertake quality research based at the National Arboretum Canberra

Fenner School of Environment & Society Director's Honours Awards

Prize

Honours in any field offered by the Fenner School of Environment and Society.

Closing date: 31 March (for Semester 1) and 31 August (for Semester 2)

Fenner School Scholarship for an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Student

Prize

Offered to eligible Indigenous students undertaking a Bachelor of Science (Forest Science), Bachelor of Science (Resource and Environmental Management) & Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies (Sustainability)

Closing Date: 31 March

Forestry Corporation of NSW Prize for Forest Mensuration

Prize

The prize shall be awarded each year to the student who, in that year was enrolled full-time in a program leading to the award of a degree of Bachelor offered in the ANU College Health and Medicine or the College of Science, and has achieved the best result as shown by the award of the highest mark in the course which covers forest mensuration.

Howlett Honours Prize in Geography

Prize

This prize shall be awarded to the student who, in that year completed the requirements for the award of a degree of bachelor with honours; and achieved the best result as shown by the award of the highest mark in Geography IV (H).

Jacobs Medal for Outstanding Field Studies in Forestry

Prize

The prize shall be awarded each year to the student who, in that year completed their final year in a program leading to the award of a degree of Bachelor in the ANU College of Science; and was deemed to have achieved the most outstanding performance in forestry-related field studies including field practical exercises throughout the program.

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