Fund Details
Jacobs New Zealand Engineering Scholarship (2021)
Award Amount


The scholarship is to assist and encourage Engineering students at the University of Canterbury towards a career in the engineering profession.

Value: The scholarship provides the following:
a. assistance with tuition fees up to a value of $6,000.
b. On the recipient’s completion of a BE(Hons) degree programme and if a suitable position is available, the recipient is offered a continuing employment contract with Jacobs New Zealand Ltd. The contract includes a signing bonus of $1,000.
c.  A recipient must complete a ten-week period of vacation employment with Jacobs Engineering Group Inc., paid at market rates and creditable to ENGR 200 Engineering Work Experience, during the months of November to February at the end of the year of tenure and/or during another agreed period, if such a position is available.provides assistance with tuition fees up to a value of $20,000.

Level of Study: Undergraduate

Closing Date: 
11:59 pm (NZT) 31 March (Applications open approximately 8 weeks before this date)

One year

Number available annually:
Up to ten, nationally

Applicable enrolment during tenure:
Applicants must be enrolled full-time at the University in the Second Professional Year of a programme for a Bachelor of Engineering Honours (BE(Hons)) degree.

Citizenship/residency requirements:
Applicants must be New Zealand citizens or holders of New Zealand residence class visas.

For more information please read the regulations, click here.

Contact Information:

For questions about this application, please contact Scholarships Office at

Search Filters:

Level of Study
  • Undergraduate
    • College of Engineering
      Domestic/International Students
      • Domestic
        Subject of Study
        • Architectural Engineering
        • Bio-engineering
        • Bioprocess Engineering
        • Chemical and Process Engineering
        • Civil Engineering
        • Computer Engineering
        • Earthquake Engineering
        • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
        • Engineering
        • Engineering Geology
        • Engineering Management
        • Fire Engineering
        • Forest Engineering
        • Global Humanitarian Engineering
        • Mechanical Engineering
        • Mechatronics Engineering
        • Natural Resources Engineering
        • Power Engineering
        • Renewable Engineering
        • Software Engineering
        • Transportation Engineering
          Award Type
          • Any
          • Scholarship
            Application Closing Month
            • March