JR Barker Scholarship

Applications open
9am, Monday 4 December 2023
Applications close
5pm, Friday 23 February 2024
Payment per year
1 year
All Honours Programs relevant to primary production in SA, especially the livestock and wool industry
Australian Citizens
Australian Permanent Residents
New Zealand Citizens
Type of Scholarship
Available In
Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology (SET)
Available To
Commencing Students
Continuing Students

This scholarship has been founded in memory of the late Mr John Robert Barker, and is available to students undertaking research in connection with primary production in South Australia (more particularly in the livestock and wool industries).

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must:

  • Be enrolled in an Honours program undertaking a relevant research project. Graduates of other universities are also eligible to apply.
  • Be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident of Australia or New Zealand Citizen 
  • Be enrolled on a full time basis in a Commonwealth Supported Place

Selection of the successful candidate will be made according to:

  • Academic merit (GPA)
  • Relevant research 
  • Answers to questions on the application form

Important Information:

  • You must meet all of the above listed criteria to be eligible to apply
  • The Scholarship must be taken up in the year in which it is offered
  • Students receiving other University of Adelaide Scholarships may apply for this Scholarship