Gilbert Rigg Scholarship

This scholarship, worth up to $90,000, is open to students who are undertaking research in a field related to Mining and Metallurgy in the Melboune School of Engineering.

Applications open

2 Mar 2020

Applications closed

15 May 2020

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Annual payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

up to $90,000

Applicable study areas

Engineering; Sciences and mathematics

Number of scholarships awarded


  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

    • be enrolled in a research higher degree in a field related to mining and metallurgy

    Selection criteria

  • Application process

    Apply according to the GR scholarship rounds as advertised in the course guide.
    Speak with your supervisor or the MSE Graduate Research team for more information.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application approximately two to four weeks after the application close date.

  • Variations of this award

What are the benefits?

One scholarship valued at $30,000 per year for 3.5 years.

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