Engineering, James Cook University
Arrow Energy Indigenous Scholarship Program
The Arrow Energy Indigenous Scholarship Program will support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to gain qualifications at JCU and provide employment pathways. It comprises two scholarship types, The Arrow Energy Resource Sector Indigenous Scholarship and The Arrow Energy Indigenous Scholarship. Information Sheet
Open to: Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students enrolling at JCU.
Value: $10,000 each
Closing Date: 31 January each year - Application Form
Australian South Sea Islander Community Foundation
Open to: students who identify as Australian South Sea Islanders as defined in the 2000 Queensland Government Recognition Statement of the Australian South Sea islander Community.Value: $5,000 per year (full-time students) or $2,500 per year (part-time students)Closing Date: Early February each year.
The application form is available from the Multicultural Affairs of Queensland website.
Cannington Scholarship Program
Open to: full-time, James Cook University undergraduate students who commenced 2nd year studies in 2013. Value: $10,000 per year – for 2nd, 3rd, and 4th years of study – and recipients are encouraged to participate in Cannington's paid vacation work program between November and JanuaryApplications for 2013 are currently closed. Please check back mid-June.
Commonwealth Scholarships for Indigenous students
Open to: Indigenous students who undertake an undergraduate course of study or a Tertiary Access Course at JCU. The Commonwealth Scholarships (CS) Program aims to assist Indigenous students have better access to and increased participation in higher education. Students need to apply to JCU directly.
Value: In 2013 from $1,234 up to $12,067.
Closing Date: 2013 Round 2 - 26 July 2013.
Craig McClintock Mechanincal Engineering Scholarship
Open to: 3rd or 4th year students studying Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical).
Value: $5,000.Closing Date: 31 January each year
David Hastings Bursary
Open to: students with a physical disability or other impairment who are full-time undergraduate students whose normal domicile is to the North of the 22nd degree of South latitude in the State of Queensland (above a line from St. Lawrence through Muttaburra)Closing Date: 31 December each year. Application Form
Faculty of Science & Engineering Entry Bursaries
Open to: first year students of a Bachelors program in the Faculty of Science and Engineering.Value: 10 bursaries of $2,000 each.Closing Date: 31 January each year. Application Form
Faculty of Science & Engineering Indigenous Student Entry Bursaries
Open to: First year full-time domestic Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander students of Faculty of Science & Engineering who have received an Overall Position (OP) between 1 and 8 or its equivalent from other Australian States.Value: a standard laptop computer.Closing Date: 31 January 2013. Application Form
George Roberts CBE Bursary
Open to: students who have been residents at George Roberts Hall for at least one full academic year, and who have achieved (at least) a credit average in their first year undergraduate subjects. Value: payment towards full board accommodation expenses for one academic year at George Roberts Hall.Closing Date: 31 March each year. Application Form
Hugh Alexander Grierson Trust Bursary
Open to: full-time domestic Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander students of the University.
Value: $5,000 in money, books, equipment or payment for residential accommodation.Closing Date: 31 December each year Application Form
JCU Access Fund
JCU Access Scholarships and JCU Access Bursaries
Open to: full-time students who are in their first year of study.
Value: $5,000 or $1,500 for one year.
JCU Support Grants
Open to: full-time students who are in their second year of study.
Value: $500 JCU Bookshop credit.
Round 2 - 26 July 2013Application Form
Port of Townsville Limited Scholarship
Open to: students who have been ordinarily resident within a local government area forming part of the Mount Isa - Townsville Economic Zone (MITEZ) and are enrolled (or will be enrolled)full-time in an undergraduate degree in a discipline likely to contribute to improved management in the mining, metallurgical or maritime transport and logistics industries in north or northwest Queensland.
Value: $5,000 for one year.Closing Date: to be advised.
Pro-Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship in Science & Engineering
Open to: full-time students of the Faculty of Science and Engineering, and who have received an Overall Position (OP) of 1 or its equivalent from other Australian states.
Value: $10,000.Closing Date: 31 January each year. Application Form
School of Engineering and Physical Sciences website
These scholarships are available specifically to Engineering students.
Supporting Women Scholarships
Open to: Supporting Women Scholarships is a Queensland Government initiative that opens doors for women to undertake study in specific areas. Value: Up to $20,000 over four years.
Closing date: 12 October 2012.
Applications MUST be submitted to Skills Queensland
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