Coffs Harbour City Council Engineering Scholarship

Coffs Harbour City Council

The Coffs Harbour City Council Scholarship will support an undergraduate Civil Engineering student at Southern Cross University. The student must have completed their first year in the Bachelor of Engineering, Honours (Civil Engineering) and be ready to commence their second year of full-time study in 2021.

Application process

Complete application online through My Enrolment. Closes 30 January 2021.

Note: scholarships are referred to as ‘Rewards’ in My Enrolment:

  • Go to My Enrolment
  • Select Rewards
  • Select the Find a Reward, Scholarship or Prize button on the Rewards Summary page
  • Select 2021 as the Offering Year
  • Choose the Select button next to the Reward you wish to apply for
  • Select the Apply button next to the relevant offering period for the Reward you wish to apply for

Number available


Course of study

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) Civil Engineering.


In 2021 the minimum value to the student will be $8000.00. This scholarship is likely to continue until the recipient graduates. The successful recipient will receive support in the form of reimbursement of study related costs and be offered a range of internship experiences (some paid) with Coffs Harbour City Council. The scholarship does include a period of 12 months leave in 2023 from the degree at which time the student will be employed full-time by Coffs Harbour Council.

Selection criteria

Essential selection criteria

  1. The recipient must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident.
  2. Have successfully completed the first year of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Civil Engineering and
  3. Be enrolled full-time in the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Civil Engineering

Other selection criteria

  1. Preference will be given, but not limited, to applicants who can demonstrate a connection with the Coffs Harbour Local Government Area.