Finding cures for children's genetic diseases


Opportunities for Research Students

Undergraduate science or medical science students

We offer summer scholarships for second-year or higher students. Duration is 8 - 12 weeks between December and February. Applications close September 25th and more details about the application process can be found on the Summer Scholarships page.

Honours students

We welcome students from any Australian university to carry out their Honours research year in the laboratory. For more information about the Westmead Honours program see: 

CMRI Honours student coordinator: Dr Mark Graham (

PhD students

CMRI offers a competitive PhD Research Award, providing a top-up over other PhD scholarships. Applications are open all year; more details about the application process can be found on the CMRI Research Awards page.

CMRI Postgraduate student coordinator: A/Prof. Tracy Bryan (

Research Projects Available

Find a full list of all CMRI postgrad and undergrad student projects below*. Search by keyword, area of interest, or supervisor. Research programs included: PhD, Honours, Masters or Summer Projects.
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