Roger Trundle Memorial Scholarship

Summary

Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students
Level of study Undergraduate
Study area Engineering and Computing
Scholarship value $5500 per year, for up to 2 years
Scholarship duration 3 years
Number awarded 1
Opening date 1 February 2022
Closing date 13 March 2022

Description

The purpose of the Scholarship is to encourage meritorious students who have been educationally disadvantaged as a result of their financial circumstances and/or geographic isolation and/or cultural disadvantage to undertake study in an Engineering program, with a civil engineering major. The School of Civil Engineering may offer the recipient a summer research internship within the school.

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 a domestic student in accordance with The University's Fee Policy; and
(c)    is enrolled full-time in the second year of the Approved Program, in a relevant field; and
(d)    can provide documentary evidence of financial and/or educational disadvantage and/or geographic isolation and/or cultural disadvantage; and
(e)    does not hold another scholarship that the Head considers to be similar.

Additional benefits

The School of Civil Engineering may offer the recipient a summer research internship within the School.

Before you get started

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How to apply

Please submit an application using the on-line form by the due date.

Selection criteria

The scholarship is awarded to the applicant showing greatest merit as demonstrated by –
(a)     academic achievement in courses undertaken in the Approved Program; and
(b)     educational disadvantage experienced as a result of their financial circumstances and/or geographic isolation and/or cultural disadvantage
(c)     personal qualities, including leadership potential; and
(d)     a personal statement, 500 words or less, demonstrating how the scholarship fund will assist completion of the student’s program; and
(e)    any other matter that the selection committee considers to be relevant to the applicant's future success in the civil engineering profession.

Contact

Jodie Chellew, Faculty of EAIT
+61 7 3365 4191