RG Kayler-Thomson Memorial Scholarship

For students enrolled full-time in a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) (Honours) program in 2017 who are interested in a career in air conditioning/ refrigeration/ heating and who will undertake the Applied Heat and Mass Transfer course and a project in the thermofluids field.

Value and duration

The scholarship is valued at $6500 per year; for up to two years.

Number of scholarships available

One

Eligibility

To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • be enrolled full-time in 2017 in either:
    • your third year of the Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) (Honours) (BH070), or
    • your fourth year of the Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) (Honours)/Bachelor of Business (Management) (BH089), the Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) (Honours)/Bachelor of Science (Biotechnology) (BH090) or the Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)(Honours)/Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours) (BH093)
  • have completed Applied Thermodynamics (MIET2421) and Fluid Mechanics of Mechanical Systems (MIET2422) with a grade of distinction or higher in both courses
  • have a Grade Point Average (GPA) to date of 2.5 or greater
  • have two years of full-time study left to complete
  • undertake the Applied Heat and Mass Transfer course and a project in the thermofluids field in your final year (your second year of payments is dependent upon these enrolments and satisfactory academic performance).

How to apply

Applications now closed.

Open date

Applications now closed.

Close date

Applications now closed.

Terms and conditions

The successful candidate must:

  • be prepared to attend the Scholarship Ceremony in May 2017
  • write a report at the end of each year
  • undertake the Applied Heat and Mass Transfer course and a project in the thermofluids field in your final year (your second year of payments is dependent upon these enrolments and satisfactory academic performance).

For further terms and conditions, view the Coursework Scholarships Office’s Scholarships and Grants Terms and Condition (PDF 464kb, 30p).

Further information

The RG Kayler-Thomson Memorial Scholarship was established by the late Marion Kayler-Thomson and is administered by the Australian Institute of Refrigeration Air Conditioning and Heating (AIRAH) in honour of her husband and son who worked in refrigeration engineering.

Contact us

Coursework Scholarships Office

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.