Ken Eltham Scholarship

This scholarship supports a penultimate year Master of Engineering student who is experiencing financial difficulties.

Applications open

5 Mar 2021

Last day for applications

23 Mar 2021
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Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Bi-annual payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student

Total value

up to $25,000

Applicable study areas


Number of scholarships awarded


  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be an Australian Citizen
    • be enrolled in your penultimate year of the Master of Engineering, meaning that you have completed more than 100 points but less than 200 points at the time of applying
    • demonstrate that you are experiencing financial hardship.

    Selection criteria

    • Financial need
    • Academic merit
    • Strength of your personal statement
  • Application process

    Submit an online application via the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology coursework scholarships webpage.

  • When will I know the outcome?

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

What are the benefits?

$25,000 paid in instalments over two years.

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