Two scholarships are available in any field of engineering that is relevant to the oil and gas industry. The scholarships are for undergraduate students studying an engineering degree and cover the remaining duration of the recipient's studies.
This year APPEA is also offering applicants who will be completing their engineering degree in 2015 the opportunity to be considered for a paid work placement with a Perth-based oil and gas operator over the 2014-15 summer vacation period.
Application opening date: 16 September 2014
Application closing date: 10 October 2014
The application process is the same for both the scholarship and the vacation work experience. Applicants must indicate which scholarship they are applying for.
Your application should comprise:
Email applications to:
APPEA Awards & Scholarships Committee
Please note if you are successful in gaining one of the paid work experience positions being offered for this year's summer vacation period you will not receive the $5,000 award.
Two scholarships are available in any field of engineering that is relevant to the oil and gas industry. The scholarships are for undergraduate engineering degrees and cover the remaining duration of the recipient's studies for up to five years full-time or equivalent part-time study.
The scholarships include the expectation that paid vacation work experience will be provided with an APPEA member oil and gas operating company within Australia. This income would be in addition to the scholarship award.
This year APPEA is offering several students about to enter the final year of their engineering degree the opportunity to undertake paid work experience over the 2014-2015 summer vacation period in the following disciplines:
How and when to apply:
Applicants must indicate which scholarship they are applying for and address the following criteria:
If you are about to enter your final year and interested in the paid vacation work experience opportunity please also address:
Applications must include a statement of academic record, and the names of two professional, academic or personal referees.
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted early in November to arrange a phone interview, with recipients of scholarships and vacation placements advised by the end of November 2014.
Please visit the APPEA Scholarships web page or see the attached flyer for further information about available opportunities, application information and FAQ's.
Please do not contact APPEA for issues covered already in the application instructions or to request an extension.