The Society for Underwater Technology (SUT) will offer annual scholarships to both undergraduate and postgraduate students undertaking studies that embrace relevant component areas of marine science, underwater technology or offshore engineering. Applicants are welcome to apply where they can demonstrate a clear interest in pursuing a career in a relevant area of underwater technology. The applicants must not be in full time work, and must be in full time education.


The scholarship is open to students undertaking full-time study in a relevant course at an Australian university. There are no restrictions on age or nationality. Undergraduate students must be entering the third or final year of their course. Postgraduate students must have completed an undergraduate degree in a relevant engineering or science subject, and be enrolled in a postgraduate course related to offshore engineering, marine science or underwater technology. Shortlisted applicants are required to attend an interview.

Further details

All SUT scholarship applicants are expected to join the SUT (which is free for students). Successful applicants will be notified by November 2023. The scholarship is paid in two instalments in 2024. Previous applicants and winners can reapply. Applicants need to demonstrate a clear interest in pursuing a career in the relevant area of Underwater Technology. Please go to our website at scholarships/ for further details

Amount $5,000

There will be at least 2 scholarships awarded. There is a $7,500 scholarship and a $5,000 scholarship for 1 year.

Closing date 15th August 2023
Number per year 3
Frequency Annual
Duration year
Student type Australian
For Australian students
For international students
Level of study Postgraduate
Field of studys Engineering and technology
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