PhD students or Masters by Research students in a Faculty of Science postgraduate research program and who are currently enrolled at UNSW are eligible to apply.

Applicants enrolled for 8 or more semesters (PhD candidates) or 4 or more semesters (Master by Research) are ineligible.

Applicants must have demonstrated satisfactory progress towards completion of their degree at their most recent Annual Progress Review. If you are a first year student who has not undertaken an annual review, a confirmation email of your progress from your supervisor or school Postgraduate Coordinator will be accepted.