Scholarship for Women in Aerospace, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

If you are a woman commencing engineering studies in 2017 in aerospace, mechanical, manufacturing or sustainable systems engineering, this scholarship can provide you with financial assistance in your first year of study.

Value and duration

$5000 for one year (first year).

Number of scholarships available

Up to three.


To be eligible for this Scholarship you must:

  • be female
  • be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, or permanent humanitarian visa holder
  • have achieved an ATAR score (or Year 12 equivalent) of 95 or above in 2015 or 2016
  • be commencing full-time study in a Bachelor of Engineering degree in the field of aerospace, mechanical, manufacturing or sustainable systems engineering at RMIT in Semester 1 2017
  • be able to demonstrate community involvement and/or leadership potential
  • demonstrate aspiration and aptitude to study in your chosen field
  • be available for an interview if shortlisted.

How to apply

Applications now closed.

Open date

Applications now closed.

Close date

Applications now closed.

Terms and conditions

As holder of this scholarship you must maintain at least satisfactory academic performance. The scholarship will be paid in two instalments: $2500 in April/May and $2500 in September.

View the Scholarships Office’s Scholarships and Grants Terms and Conditions (PDF 464kb, 28p)

Further information

This scholarship seeks to recognise and reward talented female students who can demonstrate outstanding levels of academic achievement.


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Notice to applicants

The scholarship application process is highly competitive with a limited number of scholarships available. Unfortunately, not all eligible applicants will receive one.

Successful candidates will be notified by 31 March 2017. Only successful candidates will be contacted. If you have not received an offer letter by 31 March 2017, your application has been unsuccessful.