The UQ Winter 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.

Application date
Applications for the 2020 Winter Scholarships will open Monday 9 March 2020. 

Program date
Research projects are available in many disciplines for between 4 - 6 weeks over the winter vacation period (from mid-June to mid-July). All successful scholars will receive a scholarship.

Please see below the list of projects available for 2020:

Professor Alexandra McCarthy: Do quality of life, sexual function and physical activity mediate body image in women after cancer treatment?

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Catherine Kilgour and Dr John Drayton: An inter-professional approach to bereavement education.

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Associate Professor Peter Lewis and Dr John Drayton: Simulation and interprofessional practice: Which healthcare disciplines benefit most from collaboration.

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Professor Theresa Green: The Organisational Context of Nursing Care in Inpatient Rehabilitation

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Robyne Le Brocque: Student Stress and Coping Project

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2020 Winter Research Program
Applications close 26 April 2020.
Program commences 22 June and runs for 4 - 5 weeks.

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