Flinders University :Heap Mannam High Achiever Scholarship for Women in Engineering

Opening Date: 22-12-2017   Closing Date: 02-03-2018  

The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage high achieving female students to pursue study in engineering.

Source of funds
This scholarship was established from the estate of Mrs Isobel Mannam (nee Heap) and her husband Dr John Mannam, a mechanical engineer. Dr Mannam was born in the Balkans during the First World War and migrated to Australia in the 1950s. In the 1980s Dr and Mrs Mannam donated the Heap Mannam Collection to the University. The items in the collection were later sold and the proceeds used to establish the Heap Mannam High Achiever Scholarship for Women in Engineering.

Number of scholarships available
One scholarship will be available per annum, subject to funding.

Each scholarship will have a value of $5000.

Applicants must:
•    be female; and
•    be commencing the first year of one of the Bachelor of Engineering programs at Flinders University; and
•    normally be enrolled full-time; and
•    be an Australian citizen, permanent resident or permanent humanitarian visa holder; and
•    have a minimum ATAR of 90 (after the addition of any bonus points), or equivalent score used to gain entry into the course.

The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit. Selection will be made in accordance with procedures approved by the Director, Student Administration.

The scholarship will be valid for one year.

Leave from the scholarship can be taken concurrently with leave from study for a maximum of one semester.

Applications should be submitted online through the Flinders University Student System by the specified closing date.

The availability of the Scholarship will be advertised on the University’s website.

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Scholarship Type: undergraduate, honours, academic merit, commencing,