Summer Research Program

The UQ Summer Research Program provides provides UQ students with an opportunity to gain research experience working alongside some of the university’s leading academics and researchers.

Participation is open to undergraduate students, including honours, who have completed at least one year of study at the time of application and Masters by coursework students.  In order to qualify you must be enrolled at UQ in both the current semester and first semester of 2023.

Program Details
Applications for the 2022 Summer Scholarships will open Monday 15 August, 2022. 
Research projects are available for 8-10 weeks from the 28 November until 17 February, 2023.  

All successful scholars will receive a scholarship.

How to Apply

For more details about the program including how to apply go the UQ Research Experience page

NMSW Projects

Please see below the list of projects available for students from the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work for 2022:

Dr Sarah Balaam: Women's Wellness After Cancer Program (WWACP): Implementation and rigorous evaluation across Mater

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Professor Amanda Ullman: Extravasation identification and management in paediatrics: 

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Professor Amanda Ullman and Dr Adrienne Hudson: Factors that impact recovery after spinal surgery: an exploratory study

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Dr Debby Lynch: 'Transforming Blends': Integrating Technology into teaching and Learning for Social Work Practice

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Dr Grace Rose: Enhancing treatment outcomes after gmaecological cancer (ACUMEN): Investigating the effect of exercise on health-related quality of life after cancer therap

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Dr Jessica Schults: Detemining Clearance Criteria for Multi-Resistant Organism: A Scoping Review to Inform Infection Management and Prevention Strategies

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Dr Jemma Venables: Enhancing outcomes for young people in out-of-home care who 'self-place': Optimising practice and policy responses

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A/Prof Chris Freeman: IV Iron administration in Metro North Hospital and Health Service sites (Led by the School of Pharmacy)More informationContact Supervisor


Key dates

2022 Summer Research Program
Applications open Monday 15 August 2022.
Program commences 28 November and runs until 17 February, 2023