The Robert and Helen Crompton Award

Published in the Research School of Physics Event Horizon
Vol48 Issue7 20–24 February 2023

This generous award is funded by The Robert and Helen Crompton Endowment Fund. Emeritus Professor Robert Crompton, an ANU physicist for over 40 years, and his wife Helen established this Endowment to provide support for outstanding physics students. It is the intention of the Research School and the Crompton family that the fund is used to enhance career opportunities and experience of students.

This generous award enables RSPhys HDR students to undertake part of the research program overseas or make a collaborative visit to an overseas institution, for 3 to 6 months. 

How to apply
Applications should be submitted using this form and need to include the following information:

It is expected that successful candidates will act as ambassadors for the Research School of Physics.

Complete applications should be emailed to

Applications closing date is 31 March 2023