Watercare Engineering Award through the Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust

Closing date: 28/01/2022
28 January 2022
Value of Award: $5000
No. of awards: 1 per annum
Tenure: One year


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This award arises from a generous donation from Watercare with the intention of encouraging more women to pursue a career in Engineering.

Selection criteria:

  • In making this award, the selection committee may give consideration to: a.     the applicant’s commitment to a career in Engineering; b.     the applicant’s personal statement (of no more than 500 words) explaining why she has chosen her area of study; c.      the applicant’s academic record; (for the purpose of this award, academic merit will be assessed from the GPA or GPE obtained over the applicant’s most recent year of graded study (or equivalent); d.     the applicant’s referee’s report; e.     the applicant’s need for financial assistance; f.       any special circumstances, e.g. family responsibilities, leadership potential, considered relevant.  

General Information:

How do students apply?
Students can apply either through the AUT Scholarships portal, or by downloading an application form from https://www.academicdresshire.co.nz/Academic+Awards/Discipline+Specific+and+Other+Awards.html  
AUT Application Form

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What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?

Additional information
Applicants for the Watercare Engineering Award must be: a.     women; b.     New Zealand Citizens or Permanent Residents; c.     enrolled or preparing to enrol full time in Part II/Year 2 of a Bachelor of Engineering(Honours) Degree at the University of Auckland or AUT

Who else has information about this award?
Email awards@kateedgertrust.org.nz

For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact:

Kate Edger Educational Charitable Trust

Private Bag 93208 Parnell

Email: awards@kateedgertrust.org.nz

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