Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) Ming Leung Scholarship

Summary

Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students
Level of study Undergraduate
Study area Engineering and Computing
Scholarship value $2,000
Scholarship duration 1 year
Number awarded 1
Opening date 22 July 2019
Closing date 19 August 2019

Scholarship description

The IChemE Ming Leung Scholarship was established in 1993 by the Queensland Branch of the Institution of Chemical Engineers IChemE. Professor Ming Leung was a greatly respected and highly talented chemical engineer as well as Head of the Department of Chemical Engineering from 1980 to 1985. His untimely death was a great loss to both the profession and to the University. To encourage and support a meritorious 3rd year student studying the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) program.

Eligibility

To be eligible to apply, students must:

  • be a domestic student in accordance with The University's Fee Policy; and
  • be enrolled full-time in the third year of a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) program or an engineering integrated program, or an engineering dual program, in any field in the chemical engineering discipline; and
  • be a member of IChemE or have applied for membership prior to application; and
  • not hold a scholarship that the Head of School considers to be similar.
Applications are closed.

Before you apply

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them before applying.

How to apply

The scholarship wiil be open by the end of July, 2019.

Selection criteria

The scholarship will be awarded to the most meritorious student based on the following:

  • academic merit in the Bachelor of Engineering studies to date; and
  • the strength of interest the applicant shows in their specific field of engineering; and
  • personal qualities including leadership potential; and
  • any other factors that the selection committee deems relevant to the applicant's future success in the engineering profession.

Contact

Mrs Gail Smith, Faculty of EAIT
+61 7 3365 3853
Applications are closed.

Terms and conditions

The scholarship may be held by the recipient of the scholarship for one year, subject to the recipient satisfying the following requirements during that time -

  • continuing to be enrolled full-time in the Bachelor of Engineering program in the relevant field; and
  • maintaining satisfactory academic progress; and
  • not holding another scholarship that the Head of School considers to be similar. 

Satisfactory academic progressmeans that the recipient gains a GPA of 5 for each semester of study that the recipient holds the scholarship.

Deferral of scholarships

A scholarship may be deferred for up to one year only if:

(a) the recipient of the scholarship makes an application for the scholarship to be deferred; and
(b) the Head approves the deferral on the basis that the Head is reasonably satisfied that the deferral is justified in all the circumstances.

Terminology

In these Rules –

Bachelor of Engineering program means the Bachelor of Engineering or Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) program, or a dual program that includes the Bachelor of Engineering or Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) program.

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

IChemE means Institution of Chemical Engineers.

Relevant field means any field of engineering in the disciplines of chemical engineering.

Scholarship means the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) Ming Leung Scholarship.

Satisfactory academic progress means a GPA of 5 for each semester of study in the year in which the recipient holds the scholarship.

Applications are closed.