South32 Women in Engineering Scholarship

South32 Women in Engineering Scholarship

UGCE1302

Key
High School Leaver
Indigenous Australians
Rural
UAC & EAS
Criteria
Stage
Value
$10,000
1 Scholarship(s) available for up to 4 years
Residency
Aus Citizen / Aus Permanent Resident
Opens
Closes
30/09/2017
Outline

The South32 Women in Engineering Scholarship aims to encourage and assist a female student to undertake a degree in Mining Engineering.

Eligibility

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Be an Australian Citizen or Australian Permanent Resident
  • Be Female
  • Have completed the NSW HSC (or interstate equivalent) or IB either:
    • In the year prior to commencing study at UNSW, or
    • In the previous two years prior to commencing at UNSW, provided no tertiary study was undertaken during this period; and
  • Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or dual degree) in Semester 1, 2018 in the following:
    • Bachelor of Mining Engineering (Honours) offered by the UNSW School of Mining Engineering

    Note: The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Flexible First Year) is not eligible for this Scholarship

Selection

Applicants will be assessed on the basis of:

  • Personal qualities, for example: involvement and achievement in school and community activities, hobbies, strong leadership and communication skills
  • Academic merit (estimated ATAR of 91)
  • Aptitude and commitment to a career in engineering
  • Good academic ability in mathematics, English and science
  • An interest in undertaking work experience with South32
Interviews
No interview is required