Drought Resilience Scholarship opportunity

apply for the Vic Hub's drought-resilience scholarships
apply for the Vic Hub's drought-resilience scholarshipsImage credit: Chuttersnap | Unsplash

5 x $2,000 scholarships on offer

The Victoria Drought Resilience Adoption & Innovation Hub is committed to building capacity that enhances the future resilience of farmers and regional communities. To this end, the Vic Hub is offering five awards of $2,000 each to support aspiring research students in the delivery of their research.

The awards are open to students conducting research as part of Honours or post-graduate study. Researchers from all disciplines are encouraged to apply. The awards will be determined through a competitive process, as judged by a panel of researchers from the Vic Hub.

Application Process

  1. Applications must be submitted by Honours or post-graduate research students.
  2. In not more than 1,500 words applications must:
    • Provide an overview of the project
    • Highlight links to the priority focus areas of the Vic Drought Hub
    • Demonstrate how the research project will contribute to new understanding that will enhance the drought resilience of Victorian farmers and communities
  3. Applications must be submitted in Word format.
  4. Applications must be signed by the Research Supervisor.
  5. Application must be submitted by close of business 19 April 2024.
  6. Successful applicants will be notified 03 May 2024.
VH DR scholarship apps close 19 April
Vic Hub is offering 5 awards of $2,000 each to support aspiring research students in the delivery of their drought-resilience research. Image credit: chuttersnap | unsplash


For further information please contact:

Dr Tim Clune – Theme Lead, Capacity Building


02 6024 9853