Sugar Research Institute (SRI) awards scholarships every year for undergraduates studying engineering, science or technical fields at an Australian university or tertiary institution.
The SRIS aims to encourage the participation of high calibre students in the Australian sugar processing industry.
SRI is a global leader in science and innovation for sugar milling and refining technology. SRI develops innovative products, technical expertise and commercial research services for raw and refined sugar manufacturers worldwide.
The scholarship will provide financial assistance to penultimate year students in engineering, science or technical disciplines with an interest in sugar processing.
In addition to the scholarship payments, successful recipients will undertake three periods of full-time paid work placement in an Australian sugar mill over 18 months (12 weeks total) and receive a living away allowance of $250 per week.
A penultimate year student undertaking an engineering and/or technical degree at an Australian university or tertiary institution.
Able to undertake three periods of work placement over an 18 month period (12 weeks in total) during semester breaks.