Bhp Billiton Worsley Alumina Engineering Scholarship 2012, Curtin University, Perth, Wa
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BHP Billiton Worsley Alumina Engineering Scholarship 2012
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Description: The BHP Billiton Worsley Alumina Engineering Scholarship is being offered by BHP Billiton Worsley Alumina to four students from the South West of Western Australia who are interested in pursuing a career in Engineering. The scholarship will be available to a student enrolled full time at Curtin University undertaking their first year of an undergraduate Electrical, Chemical, Mechanical or Mining engineering degree.
Presently the Alumina Refinery employs more than 1200 people and has been producing alumina since April 1984. To complement their present community involvement, Worsley are offering four scholarships to reward students from South West schools who have achieved academically throughout their high school studies.
BHP Billiton Worsley Alumina run a mine site and refinery in the South West of Western Australia and focus on providing opportunities to local residents.
Download: Application form (.pdf)
Applicant Information (.pdf)
Opening Date: 21 August, 2011
Closing Date: 15 November, 2011
Faculty: Science and Engineering
Area of Interest: Engineering
Mining / Mapping / Resources
Scholarship Type: Merit Based
Year of Study: First UG Year
Bachelor of Engineering with the intent to specialise in either of the following:
Applicants must meet ALL of following criteria to be considered for a BHP Billiton Worsley Alumina Engineering Scholarship:
Applicable to: Prospective Students
High School Students
Nationality: Australian Citizen
Australian Permanent Resident
New Zealand Citizen
Maximum number awarded: 4
Value: The Scholarship consists of a $5,000 cash payment per year to assist with costs associated with studying (textbooks, incidental expenses etc). The scholarship is offered for a maximum of 4 years.
Successful recipients may also have the opportunity for work experience over the holidays.
Tenable at: Curtin University
Further Information: Please refer to the applicant information PDF for more information, or contact:
Student Central, Building 101, Level 1
Telephone: 9266 2992
Criteria: The Scholarship(s) will be awarded by a Selection Panel using the following criteria:
Guidelines: Successful applicants will be notified in January 2012
Applications must be submitted to:
Training and Development
BHP Billiton Worsley Alumina
PO Box 344
COLLIE WA 6225
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