Sir William Tyree Engineering Scholarship

2024 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 rural New South Wales. Students will receive financial support from the second year of study through to the final year of their degree 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. 

Open from 17/Jul/2023 to 17/Sep/2023