L3 Micreo Scholarship in Electrical Engineering

Summary

Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students
Level of study Undergraduate
Study area Engineering and Computing
Scholarship value $6000 per year, for up to 2 years
Scholarship duration 2 years
Number awarded 1
Opening date 17 February 2020
Closing date 9 March 2020

Scholarship description

The scholarship was established in 2012 and is maintained by an annual gift from L3 Micreo Limited. The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage and assist meritorious 3rd and 4th year Bachelor of Engineering students studying in the electrical engineering discipline and have an interest in the field of Photonics and Microwave Engineering.

Eligibility

The scholarship is open to students who:

  • are a domestic student in accordance with The University’s Fee Policy; and
  • have completed at least 32 units in the Bachelor of Engineering program (including a dual program that includes a Bachelor of Engineering program and the integrated Bachelor / Master of Engineering program); and
  • do not hold a scholarship considered to be similar; and
  • will be enrolled full-time in their Engineering program in the field of electrical engineering in the year of the Award; and
  • intend to undertake studies in the fields of microwave or photonics engineering during the tenure of the award.

Additional benefits

(1) L3 Micreo may offer the recipient of a Scholarship any of the following opportunities -

(a) thesis mentoring;
(b) an ambassadorial role;
(c) vacation employment at any L3 Micreo site for any period during the period in which the recipient holds the Scholarship, determined by L3 Micreo in consultation with the recipient.

Before you apply

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

How to apply

This scholarship will be available in February, 2020.

Selection criteria

The scholarship is awarded to the applicant showing greatest merit as demonstrated by:

  • academic achievement in courses undertaken in their engineering studies to date; and
  • strength of interest that the applicant demonstrates in completing at least one period of vacation employment at L3 Micreo; and
  • personal qualities, including leadership potential; and
  • any other matter that the selection committee considers to be relevant to the applicant's future success in the electronic radio frequency and microwave engineering profession.

Contact

Mrs Gail Smith, Faculty of EAIT
+61 7 3365 3853

Terms and conditions

The recipient may hold the scholarship for up to 2 years, subject to the recipient -

  • continuing to be enrolled full-time in an Engineering program in the field of electrical engineering; and
  • passing all courses in which they are enrolled; and
  • achieving a GPA of at least 5 for each semester of study; and
  • not holding another scholarship that the Head considers to be similar; and
  • conducting themselves in a professional manner while performing the duties of employment or an ambassadorial role.

Terminology

In these rules -

Approved Undergraduate Engineering Program includes the Bachelor of Engineering or Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) or integrated Bachelor of Engineering / Master of Engineering or Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) / Master of Engineering 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 Information Technology and Electrical Engineering.

Relevant Field means any field of engineering in the electrical engineering discipline.

Scholarship means the L3 Micreo Scholarship in Electrical Engineering.