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Surveyors in the Drone Industry Scholarship 2017

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About this scholarship


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About this scholarship

AVAIR is Australia's leading unmanned systems training company. We strive to graduate the best RPAS pilots possible. With this philosophy in mind, we invite any Australian student, studying Surveying to apply for a fully funded position in our CERT III Aviation - Remote Pilot (Visual Line of Sight). This qualification will allow you to operate sub 7kg RPAS commercially and provide you with all the skills you need to use this technology in the surveying industry.
With this scholarship worth $3995, you will have an additional skill to combine with your expertise in surveying to take advantage of RPAS in innovative ways.

Student type

  • Current Students
  • Future Students


  • Engineering

Course type

  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate Research
  • Postgraduate Coursework
  • Staff/Post-doctoral


Non-gender specific


  • Australian Citizen
  • Australian Permanent Resident

Scholarship base

  • Merit Based

Maximum number awarded



The scholarship is for full enrollment in UAVAIR's CERT III Aviation (Remote Pilot - Visual Line of Sight) course. This course is valued at $3995 and will prepare the recipient to succeed in the drone industry.

Eligible courses

  • Surveying students

Eligibility criteria

  • Currently enrolled and completing full time study in surveying.
  • Applicants must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident.
  • Not already hold a UAV Controller's certificate

Conditions that need to be met to keep your scholarship

Student must be enrolled in surveying

Changes to enrolment

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Surveyors in the Drone Industry Scholarship 2017 is now closed.


Eligible Degrees
  • Masters (Coursework)
  • Female
  • Male
Eligible Study Fields
Property & Built Environment