At a glance

Available to: 
Current Student
Level of study: 
Year of study: 
2nd - 5th year
Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens
Additional requirements: 
  • Financial Hardship
  • Rural / regional area

The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage and support students who have experienced financial, social or geographical disadvantage to undertake study in the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) program in any field of engineering in the electrical engineering discipline.

Award value:
$3,350 (approximate)
1 year
Applications open: 
20 February 2018
Applications close: 
23 March 2018
  • Eligibility

    An applicant is eligible for the scholarship, if the applicant –
         (a)   submits an application to the Head, by the closing date for applications; and
         (b)   is an Australian citizen; and
        (c)    is enrolled full-time in the approved undergraduate engineering program in the relevant field; and
        (d)    has completed at least the first year of an approved undergraduate engineering program;and
        (e)    does not hold another scholarship that the Head considers to be similar.



The scholarship was established in 2016 and is maintained by the income from a bequest from Margaret Anne James in memory of her late husband Colin Gordon James to assist and encourage students in their studies of electrical engineering.
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