Cessnock City Council/Orica Mining Services RM Sheahan Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of Newcastle

 Scholarship Name:  Cessnock City Council/Orica Mining Services RM Sheahan Memorial Scholarship

 Description:  The scholarship was established by Cessnock City Council and ICI Explosives with the aim of encouraging and assisting undergraduate students from Cessnock to pursue academic excellence in the fields of science and engineering. The scholarship is dedicated to the memory of Dr Robert M Sheahan, a Research Associate with ICI Explosives, who made many key scientific contributions to the explosives business worldwide. Robert Sheahan was a friend and mentor to a generation of research scientists and engineers working in the field of explosives.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  Engineering & Technology, Sciences

 Subjects:  Chemical engineering, Chemistry, Environmental engineering

 Support Type:  Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $1,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued $1,000 per year for the minimum duration of the program.

 Length:  4 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be enrolled in the first year of an undergraduate program at the University of Newcastle; be enrolled in either a Bachelor of Science (Chemistry major), Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical) or a Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental) program; and be enrolled full-time. Selection is based on academic merit (ATAR score). Preference will be given to students from the Cessnock Local Government area.

 Study Location:  Australia – NSW: Hunter

 Closing Date:  April

 Number Per Year:  1

 Scholarship Website:  http://www.newcastle.edu.au/scholarships/EXT_004 (opens in new window)

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Scholarships Officer

 Contact Phone:  61 2 49216404

 Contact Fax:  61 2 49216937

 Contact Email:  scholarships@newcastle.edu.au

 Contact Postal Address:  University Drive, Callaghan, NSW 2308 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of Newcastle

 Provider Phone:  61 2 49215000

 Provider Fax:  61 2 49601766

 Provider Website:  http://www.newcastle.edu.au/ (opens in new window)