For electrical engineering students who identify as a woman with a GPA of 2.5 or higher; worth $5,000 per year for three years.
The CitiPower, Powercor and United Energy Women in Engineering Scholarship provides:
Note: The CitiPower, Powercor and United Energy Women in Electrical Engineering Scholarship is regarded as taxable income under taxation legislation as there is an opportunity to undertake paid work with the donor. We recommend that you obtain taxation advice from an accountant or the Australian Tax Office regarding this scholarship.
To be eligible for this scholarship you must:
*RMIT has a great range of online career support resources available including a Prepare for interviews section. Here you can upload your CV and practice mock interview questions. Visit RMIT’s online career support for how to prepare for interviews.
The online application form will be made available here when applications open.
Depending on your circumstances, you will need to provide different types of evidence and material to support your scholarship application. Applications without supporting documents will not be considered.
You will need:
Please visit Supporting Your Application for more information.
It is expected that the online application will take approximately thirty minutes to complete. The main application questions are listed below to allow you time to prepare your answers prior to starting the online application.
Find out more about applying for scholarships.
Applications are now closed.
Applications are now closed.
CitiPower, Powercor and United Energy Australia are electricity distributors and supply power to more than one million Victorians through two of the most reliable electricity distribution systems in Australia. We own and manage the poles, wires, meters and related infrastructure that deliver electricity to homes and businesses within Melbourne’s CBD, its suburbs and across central and western Victoria. We are truly a part of the communities where we operate.
At CitiPower, Powercor and United Energy we value gender diversity, and we aim to encourage more female electrical engineers to enter the ever-changing power industry. CitiPower, and Powercor and United Energy Women in Electrical Engineering Scholarship will support a student who identifies as a woman throughout her undergraduate studies in electrical engineering.
Acknowledgement of Country
RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business - Artwork 'Luwaytini' by Mark Cleaver, Palawa.