David Ashton Honours Prize
This is an annual award for the best third year student as judged by their 3rd year grades.
This annual award is for $1000, available to the student as a living allowance. The award is not to fund the student's research.
Eligibility and terms and conditions
Applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Have completed their third year studies at La Trobe University
- Be enrolled in Honours in the Department of Ecology, Environment and Evolution
- The research thesis component of their Honours Degree be focused on the ecology of flora in Australia.
There is no application process – all eligible Honours students will be considered as candidates for the Scholarship.
The scholarship will be awarded to the top-ranked student entering Honours in botanical ecology, as judged by their 3rd year grades.