Worley NZ - Professional Engineering Scholarship

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What does the scholarship get me?

$5,000 each

Closing dates for applications

Next: 16 October 2021

Length of award

Four years

Number of awards offered


Purpose of award

The Scholarships are designed to assist New Zealanders to further their ambitions and opportunities towards a career as a Professional Engineer

Selection criteria

To be eligible to apply, students must be a NZ Citizen or Permanent Resident in or commencing full time study working towards a Bachelor of Engineering at a NZ University.

What conditions are attached to acceptance of this award?

• The first payment will be made after the recipients provide WorleyParsons with evidence of acceptance and enrolment in an Engineering degree.
• The recipients will then be required to submit evidence of passing their papers each year and continuing full time study toward their Engineering degree for the award to continue.

How do students apply?

Applications should contain a personal statement/cover letter, latest University or School transcript, CV and at least one character reference. Proof of enrolment may be requested at a later date.
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How and when do students learn of the decision?

All candidates will be considered and shortlisted candidates will be interviewed by phone. If the need arises, there may also be a face to face interview as part of the process. You will be advised of the decision in October 2015.

Decision makers

Representatives from the WorleyParsons GDO will be responsible for shortlisting and selecting the Scholarship winners.

History or background of award

WorleyParsons is providing three Professional Engineering Scholarships to students about to begin an Engineering degree at a University in New Zealand.

Additional information

The successful applicants will display the following qualities:
• Be an 'all-rounder'
• Good academic achievement
• School and community involvement
• A commitment to pursue a career as a Professional Engineer
• High Level of drive, commitment, enthusiasm and integrity
• Excellent communication skills (both written and oral) and an ability to relate well to others.

For guidelines, application forms and more information about this award contact

PO Box 705, New Plymouth 4340


Every effort has been made to ensure the above information is current and correct. However, applicants should contact the appropriate administering body before making an application, as details do change frequently. The administrator of this record last updated this information in August 2021.