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 studying in mechatronics, process control, systems design or electrical and power systems areas who is entering third year or fourth year. The selection process for this scholarship may also involve an interview.
To retain this award, recipients are required to achieve a DISTINCTION result in all units each semester.
$10,000 per year
Up to two years
Next due to be offered in 2023.