“The AMSI Summer School experience was a fantastic way for me to start my honours year at Monash because it helped me with my confidence, as well as being a fantastic way of bonding with classmates with whom I will be spending the remainder of the year


Andrew Cook, Monash University

Application Process

Applications for AMSI Summer School 2020 require both the submission of the:

Application Form 

School Fee payment
(via the La Trobe payment gateway)

Please note: unsuccessful applications will be eligible for a full refund of the School Fees.

Are you eligible for a Travel Grant?

Regional and/or interstate applicants from an AMSI Member Institution may also be eligible to apply for a Grant to assist with the costs of travel,
accommodation and/or caring responsibilities to attend the school.

Application Form

Takes approx. 10-15 minutes to complete



Asks applicants to answer a number of questions, including a requirement to supply the contact details of an Honours or Postgraduate Coordinator and/or Head of School, who is able to confirm the applicant’s suitability for AMSI Summer School and discuss their academic record if needed.



Requires applicants to nominate course choice preferences.


Please note: Submission of an application does not guarantee a place at AMSI Summer School 2020. For more information, please see the ‘Acceptance’ section below.



Once the Application Form has been completed, you will be redirected
to La Trobe University’s One Stop payment page.
Your application will not be completed or considered until payment has been made.
If your application is unsuccessful, a full refund of the School Fees will be provided.


First time attending Summer School – Honours Students & Masters By Coursework $365
2nd time attending Summer School – Honours Students & Masters By Coursework $485
Masters By Research & PhD Students $485
Other (Including Early Career Researchers) $695
All Students (Including Overseas Participants) $965

Please note: All prices displayed in AUD

Who can access AMSI Member rates?

> Staff currently employed at AMSI Member Institutions
> Students currently enrolled at AMSI Member Institutions
> Retirees who have a current AustMS membership

There is no individual membership required.  View a full list of AMSI Member Institutions


Acceptance of AMSI Summer School 2020 applications is at the discretion of the Event Director, and applicants will be notified via email (to the address provided on the form) the outcome of their application to the School within 2 weeks of applications closing.

Applicants must confirm their acceptance of an offer, following the instructions provided in the notification email by the due date.



Reimbursements & Refunds

Some departments reimburse students their Summer School registration fee. You should contact your masters/honours coordinator or Head of Department to see if you are entitled to a reimbursement.

Any applicant who wishes to withdraw their application or attendee who wishes to withdraw from participating at AMSI Summer School 2020 must notify the AMSI Summer School 2020 Event Director via email at coordinator_rhed@amsi.org.au

Refunds of the School Fee will be provided for withdrawals received up until
1 December 2019. Withdrawals after this time may not be eligible for a refund.

Ready to apply?

Applications for 2020 Summer School close midnight Sunday 1 December