The Justin Costelloe Award

This scholarship supports a graduate research student in the area of hydrology or water resources (with preference toward arid zone research) within the Melbourne School of Engineering. Its purpose is to support the candidate's field or experimental activities.

Applications open

21 Oct 2019

Applications closed

10 Nov 2019

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

at least $5,000

Applicable study areas


Number of scholarships awarded


  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • be enrolled in a research higher degree within the Melbourne School of Engineering
    • be undertaking research in the fields of hydrology, water resources or arid zone research
    • be post-confirmation

    Selection criteria

    Applications will be assessed on the following criteria:

    • The merit of the planned activities and their relevance to the field of hydrology or water resources
    • Academic merit
    • The applicant's engagement with the environmental hydrology and water resources research group
    • Proposed budget and availability of other resources
  • Application process

    Submit an online application via the Melbourne School of Engineering current students website.

  • When will I know the outcome?

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

What are the benefits?

A single payment of approximately $5000.

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