David Hutchison Civil Engineering Financial Support Scholarship

A $5,000 Scholarship to assist full-time or part-time BE(Hons) Civil Engineering and Structural Engineering students who are New Zealand citizens or permanent resident facing financial hardship.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Part II, III or IV of a BE(Hons) in Civil Engineering or Structural Engineering
Opening date: TBC
Closing date: TBC
Tenure: One year
For: Assistance with study
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: Up to $5,000

The Scholarship was established in 2018 and is funded by Downer New Zealand in recognition of the illustrious career and close association with the Faculty of Engineering of Dr David Hutchison, a long-time employee of Downer New Zealand.

The main purpose of the Scholarship is to assist a talented student who has the potential to contribute to the Civil Engineering industry, but who is facing financial hardship. The Scholarship is intended to relieve financial pressures and allow the student to focus on their studies and achieve their potential.


How to apply

Scholarship applications will usually open around six weeks before the closing date. Please read the regulations carefully to be sure you are eligible before you apply.

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