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TasNetworks Women in Engineering Scholarship

TasNetworks is a Tasmanian State Owned Corporation that supplies power from the generation source to homes and business throughout the state. It was formed through a merger of Aurora Energy’s distribution low voltage network and TasNetworks high voltage network and commenced operations on 1 July 2014. TasNetworks wishes to support a scholarship at the University of Tasmania to support women studying Engineering.



Available to a female student undertaking the electrical power engineering stream and entering third year of the Bachelor of Engineering (or equivalent degree) in Semester 1, 2020. A paid 12 week work placement at TasNetworks is available during the Summer vacation period.

On-going Eligibility

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


$5,000 per year


Up to two years

Closing Date

30 June 2019


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. Not awarded.