George Alexander Foundation Mechanical Engineering Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of South Australia

 Scholarship Name:  George Alexander Foundation Mechanical Engineering Scholarship

 Description:  The George Alexander Foundation was established by Mr Alexander AM in 1972 to provide grants for public charitable purposes in Australia. Reflecting the Founder’s special interests, The George Alexander Foundation has an emphasis to help talented young people who have demonstrated academic ability, particularly those from rural and regional communities, for whom scholarships would make a significant contribution to achieving their educational goals.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  Engineering & Technology

 Subjects:  Manufacturing engineering, Mechanical engineering, Mechatronic engineering, Nanotechnology

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $2,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $2,000 per year for the duration of the course, plus an additional $2,000 if the recipient undertakes their 12-week industry placement within the Agricultural Machinery Research and Design Centre.

 Length:  4 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be from a rural or regional area; enrol in an eligible undergraduate program within the School of Advanced Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering; remain enrolled in the program on a full-time basis; and achieve a minimum GPA of 4.5 per study period for the life of the program. Eligible programs are: Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical); Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical and Mechatronics); Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical and Sustainability); Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical and Nanotechnology); or Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical and Advanced Manufacturing).

 Target Group:  Rural and isolated area resident

 Study Location:  Australia – SA: Adelaide Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  End February

 Number Per Year:  1

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Scholarship Contact Details

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of South Australia

 Provider Phone:  61 8 83026611

 Provider Fax:  61 8 83022466

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