Olin Eggen Research Scholarship

Australian National University (ANU)

The Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics (RSAA) offers the Olin Eggen Research Scholarship to 3 outstanding International RSAA PhD students. Funding for this scholarship is made possible by an endowment setup to commemorate the contributions of the late Professor Olin J Eggen. Professor Eggen, a native of Wisconsin, USA, was Director of Mt Stromlo Observatory from 1966 through 1977, a period that saw considerable growth and with it the foundation of the high international regard in which the Observatory (now the Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics) is held.


Applicants must: be international students; be enrolled in the PhD program at RSSA and is working on a project in Astronomy and Astrophysics.

Amount $2,500

The scholarship provides $2,500 per year for 1 year.

Closing date No application is required
Number per year 3
Frequency Annual
Duration year
Gender Co-Ed
For Australian students
For international students
Level of study Postgraduate
Field of studys Sciences
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