Scholarships

Over 170 EPECentre Scholarships have been awarded since 2003 through different programmes for school leavers, undergraduate, postgraduates, summer research. Check our current scholars

Current active UC & UC EPECentre programmes and other scholarships offered by EPECEntre Industry members are listed in the table below. Note that this table is provided as a guide and is not an exhaustive list. Check the deadline and regulations of each scholarship for detailed eligibility criteria. 

ScholarshipOrganisationDeadlineAmountWho can apply?
UC Electric Power Engineering Centre Scholarship (Postgraduate) EPECentre (on behalf of its Industry members) None $12,500 or $25,000 per annum Masters (1 year) or PhD (3 years)
UC Electric Power Engineering Centre Scholarship (Undergraduate) EPECentre (on behalf of its Industry members) 15 August  Up to $14,000 School leavers, Engineering Intermediate, First Pro EEE, Second Pro EEE
UC Undergraduate Summer Research Scholarship UC Around September $5,000 Second or Third Pro
Work on a supervised research project for 400 hours (counts towards practical work experience requirements for BE(Hons) degree)
Orion Master’s Energy Scholarship Orion 15 October $16,500 Enrolled in Master’s degree
Transpower Scholarship for Women in Engineering Transpower 31 March $5,000 Female students in a Professional Year
Unison Engineering Scholarship Unison 1 November $10,000 per year of study

School leavers or Engineering Intermediate, with intent to study EEE or  Mechatronics

MainPower Scholarship MainPower 31 March $5,000 Second or Third Pro EEE
PSC Scholarship PSC 31 March $7,000 Third Pro EEE
EEA Electricity Engineers' Association Scholarship Electricity Engineers’ Association 31 March $4,500 Third Pro
Beca Engineering in Society Scholarships Beca 31 March $3,000-$5,000 Second or Third Pro