The Space Environment Research Centre (SERC) is offering scholarships for Australian and international students. These scholarships are available to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate research at the University of Queensland.

The aim of the scholarships is to support students for pursuing world-class scientific research and training.

The CRC for Space Environment Management (SEMCRC), managed by the Space Environment Research Centre (SERC) has been established to build on Australian and international expertise in measurement, monitoring, analysis and management of space debris and to develop technologies to preserve the space environment.


Academic Level

These scholarships  are available to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate Research.


Eligible Courses

The scholarships are awarded in the following subjects:

  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Dynamic database management
  • Engineering
  • Adaptive optics
  • Astrodynamics
  • Atmospheric sciences
  • Geodesy
  • Geomatics
  • Laser engineering
  • Laser guide star adaptive optics
  • Laser physics
  • Satellite positioning
  • Space sciences
  • Space tracking


Value of Award

These scholarships  will cover an additional support and opportunities provided by the Space Environment Research Centre. Successful scholarship candidates will also have the opportunity to apply for exciting short-term placements in space research centres internationally and within Australia.



Applicant Eligibility

Applicants must meet the following area for the scholarships:

  • Academic merit;
  • Relevance of studies to SERC objectives; and
  • Potential for long term contribution to research outcomes;

Nationality: Applicants of Australia and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens and International student can apply for the scholarship.


College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous year degree.

English Language Requirement: Applicants must meet the necessary language proficiency requirements of the host institution.



How to Apply

Applicants can apply through online mode.

  • You are encouraged to read the definitive rules for this scholarship prior to application, in particular, any specific eligibility conditions


Application Deadline: The application deadline is December 31, 2017.

Online Application

Scholarship Page