Liberty Steel Scholarship

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Liberty Steel is Australia’s premier manufacturer of long steel products and is a leading metals distribution company in Australia and New Zealand. The Liberty Steel Scholarship Program was established in 2016 to assist students in their second year of study in an eligible engineering or science course at Swinburne University of Technology.

Courses eligible

Bachelor of Engineering and Bachelor of Science.

Eligibility / selection criteria

Applicants must:

  • be an Australian citizen, Australian Permanent Residents or holders of an Australian Permanent Humanitarian visa
  • be enrolled full-time in their second year of study in either a Bachelor of Engineering and Bachelor of Science with majors encompassing:
    • Materials or Process/Metallurgy
    • Mechanical
    • Electrical
  • have obtained 100 credit points at Swinburne (exemptions not included),
  • attained a credit average in their first year of study
  • Provide two referees with their contact details.
  • Provide a personal statement to demonstrate the following:
    • a passion for a career in their chosen field of study
    • interest in pursuing a career in materials production and manufacturing
    • excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
    • leadership attributes
    • active involvement in their local community


The scholarship is valued at $3,000 per year for the duration of the course, up to a maximum period of three years.

How to apply

Opening date to be confirmed.



All scholarships offered by Swinburne are governed by a set of conditions. Please visit our Scholarship Conditions page for further information.


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