2021 The William T. Southcott Scholarship at University of South Australia

Closing date: Application closing date: applications are currently closed and will be advised in 2021.

Student type: Domestic and International students are eligible for this scholarship program.

Level of study: PhD 

Study area: Civil Engineering, Transport Engineering, Water Resources Management, Engineering Management, Autonomous Systems, Telecommunications, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Mechatronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Information Engineering, and Systems Engineering.

Scholarship value: The annual scholarship of $35‚000 per annum tax-free will be awarded to a student for a maximum of 3 years.  

Description: The William T. Southcott Scholarship has been established as a result of a bequest from Mr William T. Southcott.  The scholarship will be offered to outstanding students to undertake a PhD in the field of practical engineering at the University of South Australia.


  • an outstanding academic record
  • good communication skills and leadership potential. Applicants will be assessed on the basis of a short essay outlining their vision for the proposed research and its potential benefits to industry
  • an interview by the Selection Panel.

How to apply:  No application required

More info: https://www.unisa.edu.au/research/degrees/scholarships/the-william-t-southcott-scholarship/