AIE
Australian Institute o f Energy

Leadership in Energy

AIE Youth Scholarship

About AIE Youth Scholarships

Applications now open!

The Australian Institute of Energy is pleased to be able to offer young AIE members an Energy Study Scholarship for 2017.

Purpose

• To assist a young AIE member to further their knowledge in an energy related discipline through study and/or visits to relevant industries and facilities.
• The knowledge gained should be applied to the benefit of the individual undertaking the scholarship, the AIE and the community in general.

Use of Scholarship Funds

Scholarships may be used for:
• Official enrolment fees for an approved course, seminar or conference.
• Approved expenses in relation to attending a course, seminar or conference
• Approved expenses incurred in association with a planned study tour
• Other appropriate areas of expenditure approved by the selection committee.

Eligibility

• To be eligible for selection a person must:
• At the closing date for applications be a current AIE member, aged 35 or less, who has been a financial member of the AIE in any category, including Student, for at least 12 months.
• Propose to examine or study an energy related area.

Pre-requirements

• Applications must be in writing and include the Summary Application Form, and the other requirements in the downloadable Application Form and Guidelines.
• Applicants must submit a realistic planned programme covering the itinerary and expected activities to be financed including airfares and accommodation if applicable
• Applicants must submit a budget for the proposed scholarship.

Post-requirements

• Upon the return of the recipient to Australia or completion of the Scholarship activities, he/she must present within 6 months a paper to a technical meeting of his/her AIE Branch or a written paper shall be produced which the AIE shall have the right to publish in its Journal and or website.
• The recipient may be required to present his/her paper to other groups, if necessary, at the AlE's expense.

General

• Funds provided shall be to cover the expenses of the applicant, not his/her family or travelling companion(s).
• Scholarships are to be commenced within 12 months of the date of the award.
• Normally a scholarship will be limited to a maximum of $5,000.
• This amount is reviewed by the AIE Board from time to time.
• No applicant may receive more than one scholarship.

Timetable

Applications close on 31 July 2017. The successful applicant will be announced in September.

AIE members wishing to apply for a scholarship should download the application form and guidelines below or contact the AIE Secretariat on 1800 629 945 or aie@aie.org.au.

Click here to download guidelines

Click here to downlaod Application form

 

AIE Scholarship Winners

AIE 2016 Scholarship Winner - Caitlin Trethewy     
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AIE 2015 Scholarship Winner - Megan Aspinall     
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AIE 2014 Scholarship Winner - Carmen Wouters     
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AIE 2013 Scholarship Winner - Joel Baker     
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AIE 2012 Scholarship Winner - Elisabeth Tourneboeuf
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