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Summer Scholarships

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Summer Scholarships
by Nickolas Falkner - Thursday, 3 October 2013, 4:46 AM

There are a range of summer scholarships available for students looking to get some more experience, and money, over the long break. You can find the details for the ECMS ones here:

The closing date for ECMS summer scholarships is 11 October.

There are also scholarships at the Waite plant accelerator and they are specifically looking for good CS students to work at the Plant Accelerator at the Uni's Waite campus.

Students will
• Design their own project in consultation with our plant phenomics experts,
• Grow and care for their plants with support from our horticultural team,
• Prepare their plants for automated imaging,
• Learn about high-throughput technology from our mechatronic engineer,
• Learn how to prepare algorithms for image analysis,
• Manage and analyse datasets from a number of sources,
• Prepare plots and graphs to visualise your research findings,
• Summarise their summer scholarship experience in a project report.

The closing date for plant accelerator scholarships close on 31 October and you can find out more, including how to apply, at this link: