Blaze Kwaymullina and Scott Chisholm have donated funds to The University of Western Australia to provide a scholarship to encourage and assist high-achieving I...
Western Australian Mining Club Indigenous Scholarship
|Every year the WA Mining Club, in conjunction with industry co-sponsors, offers a number of scholarships to encourage and foster the development of the next generation of leaders within Western Australia’s mining sector. It is intended that the Indigenous Student Scholarship will be awarded to an indigenous student pursuing post-secondary study, either at TAFE (including apprenticeships) or at University.
VACATION AND OTHER WORK OPPORTUNITIES;
Scholarships recipients are eligible for vacation employment, if available, from the Scholarship co-sponsor. Other work opportunities may also be available as agreed between the recipient and the co-sponsor;
Apart from the financial support provided by a Scholarship, winners and finalists will have the opportunity to network with the WA Mining Club’s extensive network of mining professionals. All finalists selected by the selection panel will receive a complimentary membership to the WA Mining Club in 2021/22 to enable them to network with members at luncheons and other events.
Students who intend to study at a Western Australian University in 2022 may apply for one or multiple Scholarships;
The selection of each scholarship recipient is completed by a panel from the scholarship co-sponsor and a representative of the WA Mining Club. The selection panel considers the applicant’s;
Please note for Indigenous applicant’s futher study applies also to any TAFE in WA;
Academic and/or work record;
Personal and financial circumstances;
Potential and commitment to achieve a position of leadership in, or significant contribution to, the mining industry.