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 2020.

Application process

See Applying for a scholarship for more information.

Number available


Course of study

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) Civil Engineering.


In 2020 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 2022 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.