Microbiology in Water Engineering Scholarship

Microbiology in Water Engineering Scholarship

The Microbiology in Water Engineering scholarship be introduced to encourage students to begin thinking about the interdisciplinary of planetary health and in particular health related water microbiology. The scholarship will support students who are interested in the disciplines of environmental engineering (in particular, water engineering) and public health protection (in particular microbiology or epidemiology).


17 Jan - 4 Mar 2022

Total scholarship value


Number offered

Depending on funding

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Biomedical Science


Because I received a scholarship based on academic achievement, I was motivated to do my best in my studies. Knowing that I have support from others through my scholarship has helped me feel confident and accepted as a woman in engineering. I’m encouraged to continue pursuing my dream career to become an engineer in future.

Am I eligible?

You must be one of the following:

  • An Australian citizen
  • A New Zealand citizen
  • Australian permanent resident
  • Australian humanitarian visa holder
  • An International student

You must meet the following criteria:

  • A continuing Monash University undergraduate student either:
    • studying in their fourth year of their Bachelors of Civil or Environmental Engineering having studied or provide evidence of studying any fourth year water course (e.g. CIV4261, or CIV4281, etc.), or
    • studying a Masters of Engineering majoring in water, or
    • intends to or is enrolled in MIC 3990, or
    • intends to or is enrolled in honours in microbiology at Monash University.
  • Must be achieving a minimum 80% Weighted Average Mark


$5000 one-off payment

Number offered

The number available will vary depending on funding

Selection criteria

Awarded based on academic performance (WAM) and interview performance.

How to apply

  • This scholarship cannot be deferred.
  • To apply, submit your application directly to Monash

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