Julia Cooper Memorial Wildlife Research Bursary

Julia Cooper Memorial Wildlife Research Bursary

James Cook University

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  James Cook University

 Scholarship Name:  Julia Cooper Memorial Wildlife Research Bursary

 Description:  The Bursary was established in 2012 by Dr Martin Cohen and Tim Parker, remaining directors of ‘Wild About the Tropics’, in memory of their third director, Julia Cooper who passed away in 2011 aged 33. Julia worked as a passionate advocate of wildlife education in both the UK and North Queensland having worked for the BBC Natural History Unit, the Wet Tropics Management Authority and in wildlife education and research businesses with her partner Dr Martin Cohen. Julia also co-authored several books about the plants and animals in the Wet Tropics.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Honours), Master Degree (By Coursework)

 Study Fields:  Environmental Studies, Sciences

 Subjects:  Marine biology, Marine ecology

 Support Type:  Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $1,000

 Annual Comment:  The bursary is valued at $1,000 for 1 year.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must be Australian or New Zealand citizens or Australian permanent residents who are enrolled in a JCU honours or master degree in marine or terrestrial ecology. Selection is based on academic merit.

 Study Location:  Australia – QLD: North Queensland

 Scholarship Website:  http://www.jcu.edu.au/scholarships/more/JCU_137180.html (opens in new window)

Scholarship Contact Details

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  James Cook University

 Provider Phone:  61 1800 246446

 Provider Fax:  61 7 47816295

 Provider Website:  http://www.jcu.edu.au (opens in new window)