This Scholarship provides one undergraduate student with $5,000 towards the cost of their education at the University of Wollongong over a three-year period.
The Risland Scholarship in Engineering encourages a prospective student who is undertaking a Bachelor of Engineering to improve both their lives and those in their local community. The aim of the scholarship is to support a future engineer to stay in the Macarthur area and give back in the region. Risland is a local residential developer. The company's mission is to improve the urban environment by delivering sustainable, innovative, and high-quality communities.
Preference will be given to applicants in the Macarthur region (including the City of Campbelltown, Camden Council and Wollondilly Shire Local Government Areas) and submit a statement outlining their long-term commitment and passion for an engineering degree and how they would support their local community if successful. All nationalities would be strongly considered.