John and Jenny Barnett Memorial Prize (Application Required)


The John and Jenny Barnett Memorial Prize was established by family and friends of John and Jenny Barnett. Associate Professor Barnett was a lecturer and researcher in animal welfare who, with his wife Jenny, was killed in the Black Saturday bushfires in 2009.

This prize could assist a student undertaking an Honours or Masters Project in Animal Welfare with study and living expenses.

Award value


Duration: one-off payment

Number available: 1


To be eligible for this prize, you must:

  • be commencing or enrolled in the Bachelor of Agriculture (Honours) or the Bachelor of Science (Honours in Agricultural Science, Veterinary Bioscience or Animal Science and Management) or Masters by Coursework in Animal Science

Selection criteria

Selection is based on:

  • demonstrated academic merit
  • provide details of your research proposal

How to apply

Applications open: 1 January 2021

Applications close: 14 March 2021 extended to Monday 22nd March at 1pm

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