South32’s Tasmanian Electro Metallurgical Company (TEMCO) is a ferroalloy smelter located 50 kilometres north of Launceston at Bell Bay on the coast of Tasmania, Australia. South32 is a globally diversified metals and mining company. It produces bauxite, alumina, aluminium energy and metallurgical coal, manganese, nickel, silver, lead and zinc in Australia, Southern Africa and South America. TEMCO produces high-carbon ferromanganese, silicomanganese and sinter and remains the only manganese ferroalloy plant in Australia. The TEMCO Community Foundation provided a significant gift to support several scholarships at the University of Tasmania.
Available to a student who will be continuing study in the Bachelor of Information and Communication Technology. Preference will be given to applicants who are studying predominantly at the Newnham campus. Selection will be based on academic merit.
To retain this award, recipients are required to achieve a Distinction average across units studied each semester.
$10,000 per year
Up to two years of an undergraduate degree (does not include separate one-year Honours course)
Next due to be offered in 2022.