Criminology, Law, Socio-Legal Studies Summer Scholarships 2017-2018

Flinders Law and Centre for Crime Policy and Research are pleased to offer several competitive Summer Scholarship placements for the 2017-2018 summer vacation period.

The objective of this scheme is to provide high achieving students with an opportunity to gain research experience - working as an assistant under the supervision of an academic member of staff. It is hoped that scholarship winners will consider enrolling in, or completing Honours within their specified discipline.

Student eligibility requirements

For a Criminology/Law & Society summer scholarship, this scheme will be open to any 2nd or 3rd year student who is currently enrolled in a degree that is eligible to apply for Honours in Crim or Law & Society. Students must have completed a minimum of 18 units of CRIM or LEGL topics (combined).

For a Law summer scholarship, this scheme will be open to any 2nd or 3rd year student who is currently enrolled in the LLB/LP (Hons) or the LLB/LP who seeks admission to the LLB/LP(Hons).

Duration and remuneration for successful applicants

Successful applicants will receive a living allowance of $250.00 per week, and be expected to work full-time for a period of six weeks (or equivalent over a longer period) during the months of December 2017 and February 2018. Part-time arrangements, over an extended period of time, can be negotiated by the supervisor and successful applicant.

At the conclusion of the scholarship period, students will be asked to provide a brief report (500 words) to the Honours Convenor describing their experience and outlining any outputs/outcomes arising from participation in the scheme.

Application Process

1. Download the  Application Form

2. Nominate your preferred research project from  Project Nomination List

3. Submit your completed application form by email to Jo Heffernan

 

Questions?

Should you have any questions please contact the Associate Head of Research; Marinella Marmo 

Applications close Monday June 19 at 4.00PM.