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External Opportunities

Are you looking for some interesting challenging opportunities, that will not only be impressive on your CV but enhance your experience in research and development.

Why not apply for an internship, this page is designed to make the searching easier for you, current opportunities will be placed on this site for you to peruse and apply for.

It you choose to take advantage of these internships and apply please email:

Chamila Thrum:

Also if you are aware of any other opportunities, please let us know, so we can update our website.

Internship - 2020 Applications TBC Observatoire de la COTE d'AZUR

Henri Poincare Junior Program of Cote d’Azur Observatory

CRITERIA:         Must be a Masters 2 or PhD student
DURATION:       2 Months
INCENTIVE:      €2200
Internships for international students wishing to perform a scientific training in one of the laboratories of the observatory

Internship - Closing date not advised The Centre for Entrepreneurial Research and Innovation

Artificial Intelligence for Australian Grain Farmers

CLOSING DATE:       Not advised
DURATION:               5 Months
Students with expertise in machine learning, AI, data science and computer programming
INCENTIVE:              $3000 per month as a stipend
Laconik are interested in the development of algorithms for predicting things like Grain yield in wheat, barley and canola; and Wheat, barley and canola responses to nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium.

Scholarship - Closing date TBC Swinburne University

Vacation Scholarhips in astronomy at CAS

DURATION:                 5 months
CRITERIA:                   PhD Student
INCENTIVE:                $500 tax-free stipend per week
To help students understand how research is conducted working on current projects and possibly assisting with new ones.

Internship - Closing date not advised Expressions of Interest to do an internship APR Intern

General Application – Data Science Speicalists

CLOSING DATE:         Not advised
DURATION:                 3-5 months
CRITERIA:                    PhD Student
INCENTIVE:                 $3000 per month Stipend
Due to increased demand from APR.Intern’s industry partners, we would like any PhD student, currently enrolled at an Australian university, who studies in the field of Data Analytics, to submit an expression of interest via our website.

Fellowship - Closing date not advised Office of Astronomy & Development Cape Town

OAD Visiting Fellowship

DURATION:        Flexible
Selection is based on individuals contributions, skill, motivation & potential to complete a project during their time at OAD
Flight costs, Accommodation & Daily allowance for a negotiated Period.

Internship - EOI Astron Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy

Astron -Internships

Astron have opportunities for future internships on all levels from MBO to university, in engineering, science as well as support.

DURATION:       Minimum 3 mths
CONTACT:         Marianne Wielink at to discuss opportunities.

NVIDIA Graduate Fellowships NVIDIA Corporation Santa Clara California

NVIDIA Graduate Fellowships

NVIDIA are offering graduate fellowships for 2020/2021

CRITERIA:           Students must have completed their first year of PhD level studies [at the time of application]
Students must have majors in computer Science, Computer Engineering, System Architecture
Electrical Engineering or a related area.
Students must be enrolled as a full time active PhD student during the 2020-2021 academic year [9mths]
this means they should not e expecting to graduate sooner than May/June 2021
Students must be available to complete a summer internship prior to the start of their fellowship year.

Innovation Central Perth Applications are now open for ICP's Summer Intern Program

Innovation Central Perth Summer Intern Program

CRITERIA:  Undergraduates
DURATION: Runs from December 2019 – February 2020
INCENTIVE: $6000 Scholarship to support you across 12 week program.