Myrtle AB Lamb Honours Scholarship

Originally established in 1993, the Myrtle AB Lamb Honours Scholarship aims to assist a student planning to undertake a full-time Honours project researching any aspect of the conservation of Western Australian native flora and fauna.


One scholarship is available




Open: Monday 30 September, 2019
Closes: Sunday 01 March, 2020


Subject to the ongoing acceptance and compliance with the terms and conditions of the scholarship, payment will be made in the following installments:

  • $1,250 after the Semester 1 census date;
  • $1,250 after the Semester 2 census date; and
  • $500 upon the successful submission, and grading of your Honours thesis.

To apply for this scholarship you must:

  • Intend to enrol full-time in an Honours course within the School of Veterinary and Life Sciences at Murdoch University.
  • Have a record of high achievement in previous study and/or in professional work.
  • Intend to conduct research into an aspect of the conservation of Western Australian native flora and fauna.
  • Are an Australian citizen.
More info:

How to apply

1 Download and complete the application form
2 Email the following documents to
  • Completed application form
  • A summary of your intended Honours project
  • The written confirmation from your proposed Honours Supervisor confirming supervision of your project
  • A personal statement of no more than two A4 pages
  • A written reference from a person qualified to comment on either your academic studies or current or past employment

What happens next?

All applications are ranked against each other in a careful assessment of the combination of each of these criteria:

  • A history of academic achievement
  • Your proposed research project
  • Your personal statement  
  • Satisfactory references from appropriate referees
  • Financial needs (which may be taken into consideration)

Applicants will be contacted by the Scholarships Office via the email address registered in MyInfo.