Aquatec Maxcon Scholarship


Enrolment status New students, Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Postgraduate
Study area Engineering and Computing
Scholarship value $5000
Number awarded 1 per semester
Opening date 8 September 2020
Closing date 31 January 2021


The purpose of the scholarship is to assist meritorious students with the costs of tuition fees while studying in the field of Urban Water Engineering in the Master of Engineering at The University of Queensland.

The scholarship was established in 2019 and is maintained by an annual gift from Aquatec Maxcon.


You are eligible for the scholarship if you:

  1. submit an application to the Head, by the closing date for applications; and
  2. are enrolled or intend to enrol full-time in an Approved Program; and
  3. do not hold another scholarship that the Head considers to be similar.

Approved Program means the Master of Engineering in the field of Urban Water Engineering.

Applications are closed.

Before you get started

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How to apply

To apply please submit an online application via the 'Apply now' button by the closing date. 

Selection criteria

The Scholarship is awarded to the applicant showing greatest merit, as demonstrated by –

  1. academic achievement to date; and
  2. personal qualities, including leadership potential; and
  3. any other qualities that the selection committee considers to be relevant to the applicant’s future success in the engineering profession.
Applications are closed.


Mrs Gail Smith, Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
(07) 3365 3853
Applications are closed.

Terms and conditions

The recipient may hold the Scholarship for the Normal Minimum Duration of the Approved Program, subject to the recipient:

  1. continuing to be enrolled full-time in the Approved Program; and
  2. achieving a GPA of at least 5 for each semester of study.

If a recipient fails to satisfy rule 6(1), the recipient must show cause to the Head why the Scholarship should not be cancelled.

The Scholarship may be deferred or interrupted only with approval from the Head.


Approved Program means the Master of Engineering in the field of Urban Water Engineering.

Aquatec Maxcon means Aquatec Maxcon Pty Ltd.

Head means the Head of School, School of Chemical Engineering.

Normal Minimum Duration means the minimum period of time it would take a student enrolled in a standard full-time load of 8 units per semester to complete the Approved Program. 

Scholarship means the Aquatec Maxcon Scholarship.

Applications are closed.