Instead of a consultant - engage a Student to undertake a research issue to produce results that have direct impact on your organisation!
90 plus % rate of retention in the Industry.
Research is an investment in the future. It benefits the water industry, regulators and, most importantly, the community. We need high calibre research to improve operational practice and water industry guidelines, respond to emerging issues, and ensure the continued supply of safe water for our communities.
Relevant information is detailed below
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The WaterRA Research Leadership Program invites organisations to sponsor PhD, Masters and Honours student research projects that directly benefit your organisation's business needs and provides a connection to universities supporting high calibre students. The WaterRA scholarship package provides professional development activities that are instrumental to producing a well rounded graduate who is industry ready upon completion.
Sponsor funding supports student research projects which address knowledge gaps in the water industry. Collaboration and industry relevance in project design is encouraged for students to gain direct exposure to water industry issues and meet your needs. WaterRA provides networking, mentorship and professional development support.
The Research Leadership Program is managed by an Advisory Committee.
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WaterRA has two substantial scholarships in memory of "Leaders" Emeritus Professor Nancy Millis and
Professor Michael R Moore who were instrumental in overseeing the formation of WaterRA.
Sponsors - Key Information
Enrolment dates for students varies depending on the University. Primary months:
April, September & October
For application form click below
Research Capability Manager
08 7424 2443