Courtney Shearer Memorial Scholarship in Engineering


The scholarship supports undergraduate Engineering students in a Professional Year. It commemorates the service to the University of J E C Shearer, Librarian of the School of Engineering from its move to Ilam in 1962 until Mr Shearer's death in 1979. Mr Shearer's widow, Doreen Shearer, established the scholarship in 1995.

Applications will be accepted from students who came directly to university from secondary school, but preference will be given to those who did not come to university directly from school and who worked in the intervening period.


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Applicants must be enrolled full-time in the School of Engineering in any Professional Year of a programme for a (BE(Hons)).

One year
Closing Dates
31 Mar 2021

How to apply for this scholarship

You may apply through this webpage approximately 8 weeks before applications close. If it’s possible to apply on-line for this scholarship there will be a link above to the on-line system. If the link is not provided, please download and complete the application form located below.

However, if the scholarship is managed by Universities NZ or another department of the University an External Website link will appear below and application instructions will be available through that link.


Application required only. College of Engineering. Undergraduate. Mature Students.


While every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct, applicants are advised to check the application forms and regulations for eligibility criteria, scholarship value and tenure, and closing dates.