Tony Noon Scholarship
Applications for the 2013-14 Tony Noon Scholarship will be called in July 2013.
This scholarship is for students enrolled for honours, Masters or PhD degrees at an Australian university. It provides a one-off grant to a maximum value of $3000.
The Tony Noon fund is aimed at helping students who are aspiring to, or considering, a career in upstream petroleum in any discipline directly related to the industry. This could include, but is not restricted to, exploration, safety, engineering, environmental management, economic or legal areas.
For information on the Tony Noon Scholarship criteria click here.
KA Richards Scholarship (Postgraduate)
The KA Richards Scholarship was established in 1989 to encourage professional development to the benefit of the industry. The scholarship offers a maximum of $10,000 a year and is tenable for one year for Masters study or for three years full time for a doctoral degree, or for an appropriate length of part-time study. It cannot be renewed or extended.
For more information on the KA Richards Scholarship click here.
APPEA Engineering Scholarships
Details of APPEA’s Oil & Gas Industry 2013 Engineering Scholarships will be coming soon.
The two scholarships available are applicable in any field of engineering for undergraduate degrees and cover the remaining duration of the recipient’s studies for up to five years full-time or the equivalent in part-time study.
One scholarship is specifically for Indigenous Australians, and APPEA encourages applications from Indigenous Australians who are starting or already undertaking an engineering degree in Australia that is relevant to the oil and gas industry.
The other scholarship is open to all Australian residents who are starting or undertaking an engineering degree in Australia relevant to the oil and gas industry.
Both awards are sponsored by Brunel Energy.
The award for each scholarship is for $5000 per year up to a maximum of five years full-time or part-time equivalent. Additional funding of up to $5000 per annum is available for the Indigenous Australian Scholarship recipient for agreed mentoring services.
The scholarships include the expectation that paid vacation work experience will be provided with an APPEA member oil and gas operating company within Australia.
Winners of the APPEA Engineering Scholarship
2012 Venus Tran, University of Western Australia
2011 Elvis Nguyen, University of Adelaide
Winner of the APPEA Indigenous Australian Scholarship
2012 Alex Dyball, Downlands College