The South Australian Government-funded program, administered by the Australian Industry Group, offers $600,000 in scholarships over three years to support eligible students to undertake work placements with local defence companies and gain defence industry experience.
Scholarships will be available to high-calibre students who are completing a degree in science, technology, engineering, maths (STEM) or business, majoring in project management or logistics.
The program also provides financial assistance to small and medium defence businesses to support the administration costs of student placements. .
The program is designed to support the defence industry to build in-demand skills, knowledge and experience, through work-based learning opportunities for university students and addressing key skills demand areas. .
For more information or to apply, visit: www.aigroup.com.au/defence-industry-scholarships
Please direct all enquiries to Peter Staley, Project Officer, Premier’s Defence Industry Scholarship Program: firstname.lastname@example.org