Heather Leaity Memorial Award

A $1,000 Award to assist a student enrolled in the first year of a PhD in Marine Science with research expenses.

About the scholarship

Application status: No application required
Applicable study: First year of a PhD in Marine Science
Opening date:
Closing date: By nomination
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance towards research expenses
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: $1,000

The Award was established in 2019 and is funded by Robin Duxfield and the Li Ka Shing Foundation in memory of Heather Leaity.

The main purpose of the Award is to recognise and encourage excellence in Marine Science research relating to sustainability and conservation.


How to apply

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