Robert Snaith was an engineering guru with a passion for life and for his craft. He was also a superb teacher. During his 16 years with EIT he directly influenced the careers and development of many thousands of engineers – a legacy that will extend into future generations. This scholarship is offered, in his honor, to aspiring engineering technicians.

Value: 50% reduction on your advanced diploma tuition fees

Number offered: 6 per year (with no more than one granted per advanced diploma intake)
(Allocation is fully exhausted for 2022)

Applicable to: Future Advanced Diploma students

Delivery locations: Online

  • Must complete and submit a 500-word statement explaining how the skills and knowledge you gain from the advanced diploma will benefit you and your community

To apply for the Robert Snaith Scholarship for Aspiring Technicians, you must:

  • Complete an application for an EIT Advanced Diploma
  • Receive confirmation of your acceptance into the advanced diploma, via email
  • Complete the scholarship application form
  • Complete a 500-word statement explaining how the skills and knowledge you gain during the course will benefit you and your community
  • Submit your completed scholarship application form, together with your 500-word statement, to scholarships@eit.edu.au
  • Please note, cut-off date for scholarship applications is 1 month prior to the start date of the course
  • The scholarship value is equal to a 50% reduction on the tuition fees for the advanced diploma
  • A maximum of six scholarships will be awarded per year, but only one per advanced diploma intake (subject to availability)
  • If the scholarship holder defers or withdraws from the course, the scholarship will be forfeited
  • Similarly, if the scholarship holder fails a module, the scholarship will be forfeited
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