The Department offers the following scholarships:

  • Sylvia Birdseye Scholarship which seeks to increase the number of young women in civil engineering administered by the University of South Australia.
  • Scholarship in Civil Engineering available to students who are commencing a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) or associated Double Degree or Specialisation programs adminstered by the University of South Australia.
  • Civil Engineering Scholarship for Rural Students to assist commencing students from a regional or rural area undertaking a Bachelor program of study in the area of Civil Engineering at the University of Adelaide.

Students receive a study allowance during the academic year and full salary from the department during work placements (an eight-week period which usually occurs between November and February).  Students are offered ongoing employment on successful completion of their studies and workplace assessments.

Benefits include:

  • financial assistance to undertake tertiary study.
  • an opportunity to gain professional qualifications.
  • fully paid work placements during semester breaks.
  • a supportive mentoring relationship.
  • ongoing employment on successful completion of studies and workplace assessments.

For further information on scholarships that DPTI offers:

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