Sylvia Birdseye Undergraduate Scholarship for Women

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of South Australia

 Scholarship Name:  Sylvia Birdseye Undergraduate Scholarship for Women

 Description:  To mark the Women’s Suffrage Centenary in 1994, Transport SA established a scholarship for women intending to pursue a program in civil engineering at the University of South Australia.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  Engineering & Technology

 Subjects:  Civil engineering, Water engineering

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $2,700

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $10,800 in total ($2,700 per year for single degrees or $2,160 per year for double degrees). Vacation employment with Transport SA will be offered at the end of each academic year.

 Length:  4 year(s)

 Gender:  Female

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be female; be Australian citizens or permanent residents; have an idea of their future in engineering and how the scholarship will be of benefit to them in achieving this; have an interest in transport; and have the ability to be a positive ambassador for DPTI (communication skills, attitude, presence). Academic merit, measured by overall GPA, will also be considered.

 Target Group:  Women and men in a non-traditional field of study

 Study Location:  Australia – SA: Adelaide Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  Mid March

 Number Per Year:  1

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Scholarship Contact Details

 Scholarship Contact:  Miss Kirsty Smeaton

 Contact Title:  Academic Services Officer

 Contact Department:  School of Natural & Built Environments

 Contact Phone:  61 8 83025666

 Contact Email:

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of South Australia

 Provider Phone:  61 8 83026611

 Provider Fax:  61 8 83022466

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