Professor Alan Roberts Undergraduate Scholarship in Engineering

Amount$4000Number Available2FacultyFaculty of Engineering and Built Environment
DonorMr Choo Heng Thong is the initial donor for this scholarship. There are additional, various donors from the community at large
EstablishmentThis scholarship was established in 2011 to acknowledge the important contribution of Professor Alan Roberts in the Faculty of Engineering and provide financial assistance to students and who can demonstrate their enthusiasm for Engineering.

Applicable to: Engineering, Engineers, high achievers


To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled in the first year of a Bachelor of Engineering program
  • Be enrolled full-time
  • Not hold another scholarship
  • Be an Australian Citizen or Be a Permanent Resident
  • Not have previously completed a degree
Required Documentation

If documentation is not provided your application will not be processed. Please have all required documents available for upload as PDF, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, or JPG files prior to completing the online application process.

  • A written statement (maximum two (2) A4 pages) detailing your motivation and determination in attaining an Engineering degree and career
  • Scholarship Amount: $4,000
  • Number of scholarships available: 2

Selection of the scholar will be on the basis of:

  • assessment of required written statement (maximum two (2) A4 pages)
  • Interview by selection committee (if required)
  • Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment

Contact Details


Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive

Phone: +61 2 4921 6404 or +61 2 4921 8849
Fax: +61 2 4921 6937