Education

Australia’s environmental clean-up sector has an acute shortage of trained technical experts and researchers in environmental contamination, assessment and remediation. crcCARE’s Education and Training program aims to address this shortage by cultivating PhD graduates trained in the area of environmental contamination, assessment and remediation.

Benefits of studying with crcCARE include:

  • Full and top-up scholarships
  • Intellectual property and commercialisation training
  • Industry placements
  • Attendance at international conferences, postgraduate workshops and crcCARE’s annual general meeting

The CRC undertakes extensive public awareness and education around enviro-technologies and applications. Participating industries provide field sites and personnel to supervise postgraduate students to participate in the CRC’s industry research programs. Preference is given to students with the skills and motivation to develop new business opportunities in environmental clean-up.