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Are you looking for a career in medical research?

Each year the Perkins holds an annual Student Information Sundowner where you can meet researchers, find student project opportunities and explore the exciting career prospects in medical research.

2022 date TBA – expect mid-year/August

Join us at Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research Student Information Sundowner and take your next step towards a medical science career.

Meet the Perkins’ researchers, find project opportunities for prospective Honours and PhD topics as a student, and explore the exciting prospects in medical research.

The Perkins provides opportunities for students enrolled at any university to complete a PhD or Honours project under the guidance of our world-class researchers.

View a list of student project and summer vacation scholarship opportunities at the Perkins on our website under Research / Labs. A brochure for 2021 current projects that will be discussed at the Student Sundowner will be available soon: watch this space!

2021 Perkins Student Projects brochure here.

The Perkins 2022-2023 Vacation Scholarship Application will become available at the time of the event: be sure to review the Perkins’ Research / Labs Groups and disease focus areas to know who you’d like to speak with, and reach out to get in contact with relevant Perkins researchers. Applications will be accepted at any time following the 2021 Student Information Sundowner.

Contact us for further information on studying at the Perkins.

Register for this event using the button, above.

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Date and time

TBC – expect mid-year/August
4pm for 6pm




Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research - Main Foyer (ground floor)
6 Verdun Street, Nedlands, WA

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Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research - Main Foyer (ground floor)
6 Verdun Street, Nedlands, WA