The Automotive Engineering Graduate Program provides funding to universities to deliver stipends and research support through existing research programs for post graduate students to undertake industry-based projects in areas of knowledge priorities for automotive engineering. Applications close 7 December 2018 5:00 pm AEDT.
The objective of the program is to help automotive businesses grow, improve productivity and be globally competitive by increasing the pipeline of high quality graduate engineers into Australia’s automotive engineering sector. The program will develop job-ready graduate engineers with skills and experience that match future automotive industry requirements.
A summary of the program is available below. For full details, please read the Guidelines, Knowledge Prioirty Areas, and Sample Grant Agreement attached at the bottom of this page.
Please notify RIO (firstname.lastname@example.org) by 5 November 2018 if you wish to apply.
ELIGIBILITY AND FUNDING
The program provides universities with grants of between $200,000 and $1 million to deliver stipends and research support for post graduate students to undertake industry-based projects in areas of knowledge priorities for automotive engineering.
- The minimum grant amount is $200,000.
- The maximum grant amount is $1 million.
- The grant amount will be up to 100 per cent of eligible project costs.
- Projects must be completed by 30 June 2021.
To be eligible you must: