Dates: Projects are available for between 6-10 weeks over the summer break (from mid-November to mid-February).

Applications: Open 15 August 2022.

By participating in the program scholars will gain valuable academic and professional skills, have an opportunity to develop links with industry and academic contacts, and can test drive research before embarking on further research studies or higher degree research projects.

Undergraduate research at UQ provides a range of benefits including:

  • an opportunity to develop new skills and enhance employability;
  • access to research networks and connections with other staff and postgraduate students;
  • supervision by outstanding researchers;
  • access to world class facilities and experiences that you may not have otherwise been exposed to; and
  • the possibility of obtaining credit towards your degree.

Eligibility & Program guidelines

Eligible participants are expected to participate in the program according to the UQ Summer Research Guidelines. Please note that these guidelines are subject to change.

How to apply

  1. Check the current HMNS Summer research projects  (PDF, 154.4 KB)and projects offered by the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work (PDF, 271 KB).
  2. Apply online before the deadline. 

Visit the UQ Student Enrichment and Employability Development (UQSEED) for more information about the UQ Summer Research Program.