Scholarships for Engineering and IT graduate researchers

Thanks to the generosity of our donors and supporters, you’re able to apply for a wide range of scholarships.

Open all year

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
Conference Travel Scholarships All All
PhD Write Up Award All All

There are four application periods throughout the year:

Semester 1: Round 1

Applications open Monday 2 March – Wednesday 1 April

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
Clive Pratt Scholarship Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering All
Diane Lemaire Scholarship All female students All
Gilbert Rigg Scholarship Mining & Metallurgy All

Semester 1: Round 2

Applications open Monday 11 May – Wednesday 3 June

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
George Lansell Memorial Scholarship Chemical, Civil or Mechanical Engineering; Mining & Metallurgy; Geology; Earth Sciences (subjects relevant to mining) All

Semester 2: Round 3

Applications open Monday 3 August – Wednesday 26 August

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
Eugen Singer Award Graduate research students engaged in the study of polymers All
Len Stevens Scholarship All All

Semester 2: Round 4

Applications open Monday 14 September – Wednesday 7 October

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
The Justin Costelloe Award Hydrology or water resources All

* You must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident.

Scholarships not offered this year

Not all of our scholarships are open for application annually. Scholarships that our School offers but that are not scheduled for awarding this year are listed below.

In addition, due to current international travel restrictions, a number of scholarships normally awarded to support research travel will not be offered in 2020; these also appear in the list:

Scholarship Course, discipline or department Citizenship eligibility
Geotechnical Group Travel Scholarship Geotechnical engineering All
Dee and John Collier Scholarship All All
Kenneth Myers Memorial Scholarship Electrical & Electronic Engineering All
Lochrie Engineering Scholarship All Australia*
Robert Bage Scholarship All All
Thomas Ewing Scholarship Infrastructure Engineering All