UNSW Engineering Rural Scholarships Program for Students Commencing Term 1, 2022

UNSW Engineering Rural Scholarships Program for Students Commencing Term 1, 2022

UGCE1184

Key
High School Leaver
Indigenous Australians
Rural
UAC & EAS
Criteria
Stage
Value
$12,000
available for Duration of program (minimum)
Residency
Aus Citizen / Aus Permanent Resident
Opens
01/07/2021
Closes
30/09/2021
Outline

The Faculty of Engineering Rural Scholarships Program aims to assist high achieving students from rural or isolated areas commencing studies in the Faculty of Engineering at UNSW.

By applying for the Faculty of Engineering Rural Scholarships Program you may be considered for the following scholarships. More scholarships may be added to this list progressively.

Scholarship Value and Duration Program Eligibility
Faculty of Engineering Rural Scholarship (UGCE1003)

$12,000 per annum for the minimum duration of program

Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or double degree) in any Faculty of Engineering degree program.
Luciano Ferracin Memorial Rural Engineering Scholarship (UGCE1171)

$12,000 per annum for the minimum duration of program


Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or double degree) in any Faculty of Engineering degree program.
Arthur Bishop Rural Scholarship in Mechanical or Mechatronic Engineering (UGCE1022)

$12,000 per annum for the minimum duration of program


Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or double degree) in one of the following degree programs:
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mechanical)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mechatronic)
John Lions Rural Engineering Scholarship (UGCE1251)

$12,000 per annum up for up to 4 years


Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or double degree) in one of the following degree programs:
  • Bachelor of Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Bioinformatics)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Software)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Computer)
Late Stephen Robjohns Engineering Scholarship (UGCA1372)

$12,000 per annum for the minimum duration of program


Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or double degree) in one of the following degree programs:
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Chemical)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Computer)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Telecommunications)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mechanical and Manufacturing)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Petroleum)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Photovoltaics and Solar Energy)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Renewable Energy)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Surveying)
Stan Hall Rural Scholarship in Civil Engineering (UGCE1038)

$12,000 per annum for up to 4 years


Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or double degree) in the following degree program:
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Civil)
UNSW Minerals Industry Scholarship (Commencing, Rural) (UGCE1438)

$12,000 per annum for the minimum duration of program


Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or double degree) in the following degree program:
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mining)
Mitsubishi Rural Scholarship in Mining Engineering (UGCE1031)

$12,000 per annum for up to 5 years


Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or double degree) in the following degree program:
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mining)
The Ian and Barbara Burgess Memorial Rural Engineering Scholarship (UGCE1267)

$12,000 per annum for the minimum duration of program


Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or double degree) in any Faculty of Engineering degree program.
Graham Painton Rural Engineering Undergraduate Scholarship (UGCA1249)

$12,000 per annum for the minimum duration of program


Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or double degree) in one of the following degree programs:
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Telecommunications)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mechanical and Manufacturing)
Keith Kay Undergraduate Engineering Scholarship (UGCE1250)

$5,000 per annum for up to 4 years


Be commencing full-time undergraduate study (single or double degree) in one of the following degree programs:
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mechatronic)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mechanical and Manufacturing)

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must meet the following criteria in addition to the program requirements listed above:
  • Must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident (including Humanitarian Visa Holders); and
  • Have completed the NSW HSC (or interstate equivalent) or IB in the previous two years prior to commencing at UNSW, provided no tertiary study was undertaken during this period; and
  • Be a rural applicant:

Selection Criteria

Applicants will be assessed on the basis of:
  • Academic Merit
  • Leadership skills (school, workplace or community)
  • Extra-curricular activities (sporting, cultural activities, volunteer/work experience)
  • Aptitude and commitment to studies in an area of Engineering

You must provide evidence supporting the above criteria in your online application. Please refer to the Scholarship Application Supporting Documents for a detailed list of examples.

Unanswered application questions or claims without supporting documentation will not be assessed. Late applications/supporting documentation will not be accepted.

Interviews

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview once the 2021 HSC exams have concluded.

UNSW reserves the right not to award a scholarship, where there is no applicant of sufficient merit, or if the applicant does not meet the scholarship eligibility and/or selection criteria.


Other Engineering Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship Application Requirements
UNSW Women in Engineering Scholarships Program (UGCE1400)

Separate application required

UNSW Minerals Industry Scholarship (Commencing) (UGCA1620)

Separate application required

School of Chemical Engineering High Achiever Award (UGCE1425)

No application required

UNSW Computing Informatics Scholarship (UGCA1585)

No application required