An Honours year at St Vincent’s Institute offers you the chance to explore a stimulating area of research guided by leading scientists. Prospective students should contact the leaders of the individual research groups to discuss potential projects.

SVI Honours Programs

More information:

A/Prof Louise Purton, Student Coordinator, SVI

Tel: 9231 2480 or email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Applications close on 31st December each year

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP)

UROP gives undergraduate students the opportunity to undertake paid work in a research laboratory one day a week during semester and full-time during the holidays to gain an insight into a medical research career.

Applications open in April and September and should be lodged directly with Bio21.

Cancer Council Victoria’s 2017/2018 Summer Vacation Studentships

These studentships are now open, and will close at 5pm on Friday 22 September 2017. Applications are open to undergraduate students enrolled in relevant disciplines at any Victorian university.  Students are not eligible to apply after completing their final year, except for 3rd year science students who are proceeding to the fourth year of an honours degree. Applicants need to source a studentship project that is part of a cancer research program being conducted at a university or other research organisation. Clinical and allied health placements are also encouraged. For more information, including their guide to applicants and application form, please visit this website