Aurora Women in STEM Scholarship for Commencing Students

Flinders University

13 December 2022
08 March 2023
09 August 2023
11 March 2024
Engineering and Technology


The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to outstanding women who are commencing the first year of one of the Bachelor of Science courses and enrolling in PHYS1101 and PHYS1102 at Flinders University.

The scholarship has been established as a result of a generous donation from Associate Professor Maria Parappilly.


There will be one scholarship of $1,000 awarded each year whilst funding is available.

Payment will be made in two instalments after the census date of each semester.


The scholarship recipient must

  • be female; and
  • be commencing the first year of one of the University’s Bachelor of Science courses; and
  • be normally enrolled full time at Flinders University; and
  • be enrolled in both PHYS1101 and PHYS1102; and
  • have been admitted to course on the basis of an ATAR.

Scholarships are available to part-time students in exceptional circumstances, which includes (but is not limited to) disability, illness or carer responsibilities. Part-time scholarship recipients will receive the same annual value as full-time scholarship recipients.

Selection Criteria:

The scholarship will be awarded on academic merit (ATAR). If there is more than one student sharing the highest ATAR, results in specific school subjects will be taken into consideration.

Scholarship selection will be made in accordance with approved procedures.

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20 February 2024