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Division of Information Technology, Engineering and the Environment postgraduate scholarships and grants

Scholarships for continuing studentsContinuing Students Scholarships for new studentsNew Students Scholarships for indigenous studentsIndigenous Students
Scholarships for rural students Rural Students Scholarships for economically disadvantaged students Economically Disadvantaged Students Scholarships for international studentsInternational Students
Disabled students Disabled Students HighAchiever High Achieving Students  

Scholarship name Discipline area Value Contact Who can apply
Brett Fritsch Memorial Occupational Health and Safety Grant Occupational Health and Safety Management $1,000 Academic Services Officer Scholarships for continuing studentsHighAchiever
Business Information Systems Program Scholarships Business Information Systems Maximum $18,000 School of Information Technology & Mathematical Sciences Scholarships for continuing studentsHighAchiever
Division of Information Technology, Engineering & the Environment International Postgraduate High Achiever Tuition Grants Information Technology, Engineering & the Environment $4,500 Division Academic Services International studentsHighAchieverScholarships for new students
Hubs and Spokes Engineering Internship Grant Work Placement $15,000 Gail Jackman Scholarships for continuing students
Surveying SA Scholarship Surveying $5,000 Danijela Prso Scholarships for new studentsScholarships for economically disadvantaged studentsScholarships for rural students HighAchiever

Please note: Scholarships and Grants are subject to change and are awarded based on conditions current at the time of award.


Brett Fritsch Memorial Occupational Health and Safety Grant

The Brett Fritsch Memorial Occupational Health and Safety Grant has been established by Charmaine Ferraro in memory of her son, Brett Fritsch, who tragically lost his life in an industrial accident in 2010.

The grant is available to students enrolled in the Graduate Diploma of Occupational Health and Safety Management (IGOY) or the Master of Occupational Health and Safety (IMOY).

To be eligible, applicants must complete a brief written statement (maximum 500 words) outlining their career goals and future plans and how the grant will help them achieve their ambitions. The statement should also outline their occupational health and safety philosophy and the nature of any thesis/project to be undertaken.

Applicants must be Australian citizens or Permanent Residents of Australia.

Applicants will be assessed on the basis of a personal written statement and academic merit (Grade Point Average).

Preference will be given to applicants who reside in South Australia, are employed in the construction sector and demonstrate a real passion and commitment to the field of occupational health and safety.

Value: $1,000

For more information contact:
Academic Services Officer
School of Engineering
Tel: (08) 8302 3940
Email: Sch-ENG.Enquiries@unisa.edu.au

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Business Information Systems Program Scholarships

These scholarships are awarded to every student accepted into the Business Information Systems (BIS) Program who completes the requirements of the award of a Master of Business Information Systems degree. The value of the scholarship is $4,500 per half-year up to a maximum of $18,000, and is paid in fortnightly instalments.

The BIS Program is available to those students who will have completed at least the first 2 years of a relevant undergraduate degree. There is considerable flexibility to devise appropriate study plans for students from a variety of programs.

Applicants must have a Grade Point Average of a credit or higher in their university studies and must be prepared to study full-time.

It is desirable that applicants have undertaken one or more business courses and have some prior knowledge of programming, systems analysis and database design.

Applicants are interviewed by a selection panel that assesses the following skills:

Applications close on 1st May and 1st October each year and should be directed to the Program Director for the Master of Business Information Systems degree.

Value: $4,500 per half year up to a max of $18,000

For more information contact:
School of Information Technology & Mathematical Sciences
Tel: (08) 8302 0525 or (08) 8302 3970
Email: ITMSScholarships.enquiries@unisa.edu.au

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Division of Information Technology, Engineering & the Environment International Postgraduate High Achiever Tuition Grants

Grants will be awarded to international students commencing a Master by coursework program in the Division of Information Technology, Engineering & The Environment.

To be eligible for a grant, students must:

Eligible students will be notified in their letter of offer of the reduction of the tuition fees.

Value: $4,500 (A one off payment will be made after the census date in either Study Period 2 or Study period 5). The value of this grant has been increased to $4,500, available only to students commencing in Study Period 5, 2015 onwards.

For more information contact:
Division Academic Services
Email: IEE-scholarships@unisa.edu.au 

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Hubs and Spokes Engineering Internship Grant

This grant is available to eligible students undertaking the course Structured Engineering Work Placement (EEET 5139).

Students undertaking the course will be eligible to receive $15,000, payable in fortnightly incremental instalments by 30 June.

Within 3 months of the completion of the placement the student must present to the Commonwealth a report, consisting of an executive summary, aim of the research, methodology used and the results of the research, including an analysis of the results.

Value: $15,000 payable in fortnightly incremental instalments by 30 June.

For more information contact:
Gail Jackman
Industry Liaison Manager
Division of Information Technology, Engineering and the Environment
Room: SCT2-12 Mawson Lakes SA 5095
Tel: (08) 8302 6327
Email: gail.jackman@unisa.edu.au

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Surveying SA Scholarship

In 2009, Surveying SA was formed with representatives from the Surveyors Board of South Australia (SBSA) Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute (SSSI), Spatial Industries Business Association (SIBA) and University of South Australia (UniSA) with the aim of increasing the number of Licensed Surveyors in South Australia and ensuring the continuity of surveying tertiary studies in the State. The Surveying SA Scholarships have been established to assist four full-time students commencing the Master of Surveying program offered by the School of Natural and Built Environments.

To be eligible for this scholarship students must be Australian citizens or Permanent Residents. Applicants must provide a personal written statement detailing their career objectives and how the scholarship will assist in achieving their goals. Applicants may be given special consideration if they can demonstrate in their written statement: academic merit, financial disadvantage or that they have a rural background. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview.

The selection panel will give preference to applicants who have previously received the Surveying SA Laptop Grant.

Value: $5,000 payable over two years. $2,500 will be paid each year in two instalments of $1,250 after the SP2 and SP5 census dates, provided they maintain satisfactory academic progress.

For more information contact:
Miss Danijela Prso
Academic Services Officer
School of Natural and Built Environments
Tel: (08) 8302 1142
Email: danijela.prso@unisa.edu.au 

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