Paul Katris Honours / Masters Scholarships

We offer these scholarships to support the work of promising young Honours students with an interest in cancer research.

Applications for the Paul Katris Honours/Masters Scholarships are now CLOSED

Closing date: tbc

The Paul Katris Honours / Masters Scholarships are offered to students with an outstanding track record in academic achievement and research potential to pursue full-time Honours studies in Western Australia in cancer-related research.  Research projects can be in the fields of laboratory, clinical, epidemiological, psychosocial and/or behavioural science. 

These scholarships are awarded to highly ranked Honours students commencing cancer research in 2019 as part of their Honours degree. The total value of the Scholarship is up to $7,500 for 1 year full-time, with $6,000 to be allocated as an allowance and an additional amount of $1,500 to be allocated to research costs.


Please follow the guidelines outlined in the Paul Katris Honours Scholarship Application Form (138 KB)

All recipients are required to submit the final report within 6 monthsafter the completion of the scholarship - for the report template visit the 'Recipient requirements' web page.

For IMPORTANT information regarding recent changes to our funding and how to write a plain language summary please review the General Guidance Documents.

NB: If applications are to be delivered by hand please leave applications at Cancer Council WA Reception, Level 1, 420 Bagot Road, Subiaco

For more information contact:

Research Admin Officer
Cancer Council Western Australia
420 Bagot Road
Tel: (08) 9388 4354
Fax: (08) 9212 4334 

Successful scholarships awarded in previous years