This scholarship is awarded annually for academic excellence to a student studying Molecular and Cell Biology at the third year level. It is named for Professor James Burnell, a long-standing member of the Academic Group who both taught at the undergraduate level extensively and mentored many Honours students. Professor Burnell retired in 2014. The Scholarship will consist of financial support for a single year of tuition at the Honours level, if taken within a laboratory of the Molecular and Cell Biology Academic Group. This scholarship is subject to the provisions of James Cook University’s Coursework Scholarships, Bursaries and Grants Policy.
|Student Type||Undergraduate, final year|
|Area of Study||Molecular and Cell Biology|
|Closing Date||Applicants taken at any time|
If all the below statements describe you and your current situation, you can apply for this scholarship.
If you are a successful applicant of this scholarship you will receive $8,900, in two equal instalments after the census date of Study Period 1 and Study Period 2.
*This amount for 2016 is equal to the Commonwealth supported student contribution amount for 24 credit points of Molecular and Cell Biology subjects, rounded to the nearest $100
All students who meet the eligibility criteria will be considered.
The scholarship will be awarded to the student who has the highest total mark of all third year students studying third level subjects in Molecular and Cell Biology, calculated as the sum of their best two final marks in Molecular and Cell Biology subjects.
Please read the Scholarship Rules carefully to ensure you meet the requirements and have provided all the necessary information required.