Faculty of Science

Scholarships and awards


Dustin Stuart

Dustin Stuart 2009 WA Rhodes Scholar

For my PhD in laser physics at Oxford University, my project involves laser-cooling atoms to a fraction of a degree above absolute zero, and using them as a quantum computer.

Both the University and the Faculty offer a range of scholarships and awards to our students.

The University's awards include:

A number of Faculty-specific scholarships are also awarded:



UWA offers a number of specific science scholarships for honours.


Rio Tinto - UWA Masterclass Program 2014

Additional information and application form

Applications for 2014 close on Thursday 17 April, 2014.

More information is available from the Scholarships Office.