Australian Museum Visiting Fellowship/Awards for researchers

Scholarship/Fellowship in Natural Science , in Other
  • Australia, 1 William Street Sydney NSW 2010 Australia View on Map
  • Apply Before : May 25, 2020
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Opportunity Details

  • Degree MasterPH.D

Opportunity Description

The Australian Museum Foundation (AMF) and Australian Museum Research Institute (AMRI) provide many fellowships and awards for both Australian and international researchers who hold a master or Ph.D. degree and interested in engaging with the Museum and conducting research activities in a related area.

Climate change impacts on biodiversity, the detection and biology of past species, and understanding of the effect of constitutes and influences on biodiversity conservation are the subjects that the AMRI focused on today. The available fellowship/awards are offered for researchers who are enrolled in any postgraduate degree in a field related to the Museum’s Science strategy.



Deadline: 25 May 2020

Program date: July 2020 to Jun e2021

Duration: One year

Amount of awards:

  • from 1000 to 8000 Dollars

Note: successful applicants must be able to cover his/her travel, visa costs

Location: Australia

Available programs:

  • AMF/AMRI Postgraduate Award
  • AMF/AMRI Visiting Research Fellowship
  • AMF/AMRI Visiting Collection Fellowship
  • Peter Rankin Trust Fund for Herpetology
  • Chadwick Biodiversity Fellowship
  • Leo Fleischmann Visiting Fellowship in Pacific Islands Arts and Material Culture

Who can apply:

  • Both Australian and international students who are willing to collaborate with the Australian Museum.
  • Ability to align your research focus with the prioritizing the 2017 to 2021 AMRI Science and Strategy 
  • Applicants must be based at private or governmental, or a university.
  • Applicants must be enrolled in a relevant discipline at an institute.
  • Applicants with a Master or Ph.D. degree in a field that is aligned to AMRI’s research priorities.
    • The fields can be in evolutionary biology, taxonomy, collections research, wildlife genomics, biodiversity conservation, archaeology, or anthropology.

Required documents:

  • Application form
  • Support statement from his/her supervisor or hiring manager of his/her institution or university.
  • Detailed CV, including list of publications and achievements, such as past funding you received.
  • Employment and academic record.

Note: the document should be in English and PDF format.

How to apply:

  • Read the term and condition of the fellowship/award carefully
  • Fill out the online application form.
  • Send the required documents within the complete application form to [email protected]

Application form

Terms and condition

Submission email:

[email protected]

visit the AMF/AMRI website to gain more details about the program

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