Scholarships and Bursaries

Westlink Group Scholarship in Maritime and Logistics Management

Westlink Group Scholarship in Maritime and Logistics Management

Since 1993, the Western Australian-based Westlink Group has become synonymous with providing the surging Western Australian resources economy with advanced, proactive and highly innovative Shipping and Logistics Management solutions. The Westlink Group’s projects are some of the largest and most complex in the recent emergence of Western Australia as a powerhouse State. The company’s reach extends beyond Dampier, Port Hedland, Fremantle, Christmas and the Cocos Islands to the shores of Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and China. The Westlink scope of services recognises the vast diversity of cargoes and complex shipping challenges demanded by Western Australia’s rapidly evolving mining, oil & gas and resources industries. For more information see http://westlinklogistics.com/welcome-to-westlink-international

 

Eligibility

This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student entering their final year of study in either the Bachelor of Business (Maritime and Logistics Management), Bachelor of Applied Science (Maritime Technology Management) or the Bachelor of International Logistics (Freight Forwarding). The student will have an interest in project logistics and shipping and be undertaking a research topic in the JNB359 Transport Research Project unit. During the final year of study, the student will have access to Westlink management as a means to provide some career guidance and allow the student to focus several aspects of study toward the project logistics and shipping market. Upon completion of the incumbent’s final year of study, the student may have the opportunity to join the Westlink Graduate program which will include full-time employment and periods spent at Westlink Logistics Operations; Westlink Shipping Operations; Westlink Logistics Freight department; and Westlink Shipping or Logistics Business Development. Please note that applicants shortlisted for this scholarship will be expected to complete an additional questionnaire provided by the sponsor.

On-going Eligibility

To retain this award, recipients are required to achieve a minimum Pass result in all units studied each semester.

Amount

$5,000

Duration

One year

Closing Date

31 October 2015

Apply

Apply online prior to closing date. Applications cannot be submitted after closing date. As applicants will be assessed on the quality of application, all questions should be answered in full. Please ensure care is taken with spelling and grammar.

 

Application status

Closed. Successful applicant/s advised.