Prizes and Scholarships

The Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences offers a wide range of different scholarships, prizes and grants for commencing and currently enrolled students.

You can check Ask ADEL for frequently asked questions about scholarships.

Two students ready to commence their first year of study in Mining Engineering at the University of Adelaide will be awarded a two-year scholarship and receive $10,000 each year. 

Applications close Friday 22 January 2021.

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Join the Australian Research Council Training Centre for Integrated Operations for Complex Resources and help deliver the vital enabling tools – advanced sensors, data analytics and Artificial Intelligence – for automated, integrated and optimised mining.

All PhD projects include an industry placement and offer a unique opportunity to work on industry-linked interdisciplinary projects with leading researchers and mining industry partners.

Find out more about the projects on offer

Latest ECMS grants and scholarships

Laura Bassi Scholarship for postgraduates, HDR students and junior academics

The Laura Bassi Scholarship was established by Editing Press in 2018 with the aim of providing editorial assistance to postgraduates and junior academics whose research focuses on neglected topics of study, broadly construed, within their disciplines. 

Snowtown South Wind Farm Women's Engineering Scholarship

This fantastic scholarship is available to one first year female undergraduate student undertaking the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) program. Applications close 11 September.

Eight Playford Trust Scholarships open - more to come

The Playford Trust is pleased to offer its first eight university scholarships for 2021 in the areas of engineering and mining.

BAE Systems JOIN Engineering Scholarship

The Scholarship is available to one undergraduate student commencing the second year of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)(Software) program of study. Applications close 21 August.

Adelaide Summer Research Scholarships for 2020

The Adelaide Summer Research Scholarship program is now accepting applications from current undergraduate students across all Schools within the Faculty of ECMS. Applications close 18 September.

DSTG Summer Scholarships and Internships

Each year DST offers a limited number of scholarships over the University summer vacation period.

AusIMM scholarship: Bicentennial Gold 88 Award

The Endowment is made annually, for the advancement of education and research in earth sciences to benefit economic geology in Australia. Applications close 9 October 2020.

Undergraduate Vacation Scholarships - Data61

The Vacation scholarships are run over the Australian summer and offer talented undergraduate students the opportunity to join in our research and collaborate with our leading researchers and innovators.

Laura Bassi Scholarship for postgraduates and junior academics

The Laura Bassi Scholarship was established by Editing Press in 2018 with the aim of providing editorial assistance to postgraduates and junior academics whose research focuses on neglected topics of study, broadly construed, within their disciplines. 

Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship program - applications open

If you’re considering postgraduate study next year, apply for a Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship today. Applications close 2 September.

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