Employer-partners and prospective full-time students residing in communities in the Murrumbidgee Basin are invited to apply for grant monies towards the cost of an undergraduate degree in civil engineering to be undertaken at La Trobe University’s Bendigo campus. A total of ten civil engineering cadetships will be offered to commencing student / industry partnerships over a period of six and half years. Each cadetship will have a value of up to $11,000 per annum composed of a $3000 contribution from FRRR and Pratt Foundation and $2,000 from the applicable industry partner. Employer-partners and prospective students in communities in the Murrumbidgee Basin are invited to apply for grant monies towards the cost of an undergraduate degree in civil engineering to be undertaken at La Trobe University’s Bendigo campus. Students will return to their communities both during and on-completion of their studies to undertake employment with their respective employer-partner. The program incorporates a 3-way relationship between The Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal (FRRR)/ Pratt Foundation, Employer-partners, and La Trobe University Bendigo Campus and Department of Civil Engineering.
Eligibility Applicants must meet the following criteria: -Be a commencing full-time student attempting their first tertiary degree and be enrolled in an undergraduate civil engineering course at La Trobe’s Bendigo campus, -Have a strong academic background, and -Not be in receipt of any other civil engineering scholarship
Study Subject(s): Civil Engineering Course Level: Undergraduate Scholarship Provider: FRRR)/ Pratt Foundation Scholarship can be taken at: Australia Scholarship Application Deadline: 1st December 2011