Summer Scholarships

Summer Scholarships


D2D CRC is seeking outstanding undergraduate students passionate about solving Big Data challenges to undertake Summer Scholarships.

In addition to $5,000, the unique Summer Scholarships offer students the opportunity to gain experience in solving real world Big Data problems through a 10-week work experience placement.  During the placement, students will be treated as one of the team and will be involved in a range of activities across software engineering, data engineering and data science fields such as:

  • Identifying and fixing bugs in software;
  • Coding software; and
  • Building machine learning models.

As well as developing hands-on skills and knowledge D2D CRC will also provide:

  • Mentoring by senior team members;
  • Access to leading edge knowledge, research and agile project management practices;
  • Opportunities to network with industry and government partners that can open doors to your future career; and
  • Free coffee and competitive foosball competitions.


To be eligible students will need to have:

  • Completed at least two years of study in a bachelor's degree or be undertaking a master's degree in fields such as Data Science, Mathematics, Computer Science or Computer Engineering; and
  • Experience with some programming tools (Java, Python, C++).


How is the scholarship paid?

The scholarship is paid directly to students for educational purposes.


Applications are now closed.