Sir William Tyree Engineering Scholarship

2021 Sir William Tyree Engineering Scholarship

Work Integrated Learning

The Sir William Tyree Scholarships for Engineering have been established to support high performing electrical & mechanical engineering students from regional and remote NSW/ACT as per the Department of Health ASGS remoteness areas definition (2016) with financial assistance for the duration of their study program at the University of Wollongong. 

Sir William was the founder of the Tyree Group of companies and a leading Australian industrialist; upon his passing in 2013 Sir William left an enduring legacy through his foundation and business interests to support engineering education and research for the future prosperity of Australia. 

In addition to financial assistance of$15,000 per year, scholarship holders will be provided with work experience within the Tyree Group of companies where they will benefit from seeing engineering theory placed into practice in the design & manufacture of electrical equipment including electrical transformers, switchgear and substations. 

Selection will be based on application and interview

Open from 01/Dec/2020 to 07/Feb/2021