TALENT TODAY - TALENT TOMORROW
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Statement - Underwater drilling survey work in Gladstone Harbour - Thursday, March 26, 2015
Geotechnical investigations are currently underway in Gladstone Harbour as part of an overal EIS process for potential future development within the Port of Gladstone.  read more ...
Hanson Road Boat Ramp construction works commence - Friday, March 20, 2015
GPC wishes to advise the public of construction works being undertaken by the Department of Transport and Main Roads, associated with the Hanson Road Boat Ramp commencing Monday 23 March 2015. read more ...
Pink Dozer joins GPC fleet - Thursday, March 12, 2015
Gladstone Ports Corporation (GPC) together with Hastings Deering has welcomed the first pink CAT D11T Dozer to the RG Tanna Coal Terminal (RGTCT). read more ...

GPC’s Port of Gladstone and Port Alma are at Maritime Security Level 1

Talent Today - Talent Tomorrow Scholarship

As part of our Reconciliation Action Plan we are providing a scholarship to help facilitate increased opportunities for members of the Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and Australian South Sea Islander communities in the Gladstone Region.

The scholarship provides financial support for up to a three year period to one successful candidate who is enrolled in an undergraduate program of studies. Both beginning and continuing students are encouraged to apply.

Scholarship recipients will receive a payment of $3,500 on the successful completion of each semester, for a total of $7,000 annually, for up to three years.

Vacation work
Recipients whose area of study aligns with GPC’s areas of business such as Engineering, Environmental Science, Business, Finance, Human Resources or Community Relations may also apply to be considered for a six week paid vacation placement each year during the life of their scholarship.

Eligibility
Talent Today - Talent Tomorrow Scholarship applicants must:

  • be enrolled at an approved Australian university at HECS census date
  • be enrolled in either a part-time or full-time undergraduate academic program
  • provide evidence that they belong to either the Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander or Australian South Sea Islander community
  • provide evidence that they or their parents reside in the specified postcode areas of 4680, 4677, 4694, 4695

Before you apply
We encourage you to read through our Talent Today, Talent Tomorrow Scholarship Application Pack before beginning your application.

Applicants are required to provide a 500 word statement, to be uploaded with their online application, demonstrating:
  how this scholarship will assist you in your studies
  your involvement in community and connection to culture to date
  some key achievements
  your career aspirations for the future

Applicants should also include two referees, one personal and one professional, and any additional relevant documentation or evidence that will support the application.

How to apply
Applications for the 2015 Talent Today, Talent Tomorrow Scholarship are now closed. 

More information
For more information on this program please contact our Community Relations Officer - Indigenous Affairs, Lee-ann Dudley, on 07 4976 1649.

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