A W Edwards Scholarship for Construction

Value

$7,500 per year for one year

Eligibility

Continuing students

Course(s)

Bachelor of Construction Management (opens in a new window)

Criteria

Applicants must:

  • be commencing study or currently enrolled full or part-time in their final year of the Bachelor of Construction Management at Western Sydney University
  • be Australian citizens or permanent residents who have been granted a humanitarian visa, preferably within the last five years, or identify as Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
  • must have a GPA of 4.0 or equivalent ATAR

The donors intent is to encourage students from a Refugee or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background. Preference may be given to these students.

Applicants may be invited to undertake paid work experience as negotiated with the donor.

A W Edwards

A W Edwards is a leading company which has operated in the commercial construction and fitout industry since 1921.

Our company is highly respected within the Australian construction industry and we have an industry recognised reputation for integrity, dedication, fair-dealing and consistency of project delivery  on time and budget.

We operate in all sectors of the industry and our portfolio encompasses a wide range of landmark projects across Sydney.  Most of our projects are highly complex buildings requiring the latest construction techniques and technologies.

We have a long history of education and training Apprentices and Building Degree Cadet  programmes.  We are pleased to say that several of our Cadets have graduated or are currently studying at Western Sydney University. Our services include building design and construction, fit out, heritage restoration and refurbishment.

Applications and Selection Process

Applicants must provide a statement in support of their application indicating how they believe the scholarship will assist them with their studies and in their future career. This statement should give a sufficient explanation of the applicant's background and current circumstances to enable the University to judge their eligibility and merit.

Applications for this scholarship are now closed.