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 are processed by Sydney University with a deadline of September 19th. For more information please visit the university website:

CMRI undergraduate student coordinator: Dr Pierre Osteil (

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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