How to apply: Powercor Scholarships

Should you be interested in a Foundation Scholarship, please register your interest.  The Foundation Office will email you when applications are open with the relevant instructions on how to apply.

Applications open: Monday 18 January, 2021
Applications close: Friday 26 February, 2021

  1. Available for:
    Domestic TAFE female students undertaking a Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) considering a career in the electrical industry.  The scholarship aims to motivate and encourage females to consider a career in the electrical industry.
  2. Read the Selection and Administration Guidelines to check your eligibility.
  3. Enter your information into KickStart If you have previously completed KickStart, you are not required to complete it again.        
    If you need to update details from KickStart, please contact the Scholarships office –
  4. Answer the Foundation scholarship question
    If successful, a Foundation Scholarship will support your academic study and life / career plans.  In no more than 300 words, let us know about your vision / goals for yourself both now and in the long term.  This needs to demonstrate a commitment to study and willingness to develop a career within the electrical industry.
  5. Provide a copy of your up to date resume
  6. Provide one written reference
    If you are unsure what to provide in a written reference, please refer to the example reference.
    Please do not provide contact details only for referees.  Only written references will be accepted
    References will be accepted  from an employer, lecturer, colleague, friend etc.  
    References cannot be from a family member

Applicants who do not provide the above information by the closing date will be ineligible.

Please note that following applications closing, interviews will be held with Powercor:-

  • A phone interview for short-listed candidates; and
  • An interview with the short-listed candidates.