Infrabuild Steel Scholarship

The University of Newcastle, Australia

15 February 2023
24 February 2024
Engineering and Technology
New Zealand

Infrabuild Steel is part of the GFG Alliance international group of business and is Australia’s premier manufacturer of long products and is a leading metals distribution company in Australia and New Zealand. Infrabuild Steel’s key manufacturing facilities are the Sydney and Melbourne Steelmaking and Rolling and the Newcastle Rod Mill.

The scholarship program will be based at the Newcastle Rod Mill. The Rod Mill has the capacity to produce 860,000 tonnes of steel rod coils to feed the wire, reinforcing and spring steel markets.

Scholarship recipients may have the opportunity to apply for paid vacation work at the Infrabuild Steel Newcastle Rod Mill Business in technical areas related to their course. This work would need to have a task brief identified and signed off by the manufacturing manager.

It is Infrabuild Steel’s intention to build ongoing relationships with the scholar during the degree program which may include a final year research project relevant to the Newcastle Rod Mill business.

The intention of the scholarship program is for scholars to be considered for a career with Infrabuild Steel on graduation.

For more information on this scholarship, please review the full Terms and Conditions.


To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, you will need to:

  • Be enrolled in the 2nd year of the B Chemical Engineering, B Mechanical Engineering, B Mechatronics Engineering or B Electrical Engineering program at University of Newcastle Callaghan Campus.
  • Be enrolled full-time.
  • Demonstrate academic achievement by having a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5.0 or higher in your current program.
  • Be an Australian citizen, Australian Permanent Resident (includes New Zealand Permanent Residents).
  • Not be the recipient of another University of Newcastle donor-funded or sponsored scholarship concurrently.
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05 December 2023