ANCOLD Scholarships

2016 ANCOLD Young Professionals Scholarship


ANCOLD are offering return airfares to Adelaide and conference registration for up to three capable young professionals, practising in Australia, to attend the ANCOLD/NZSOLD 2016 Pre-conference Workshop and Technical Conference, October 17th-19th. Find out more about the conference here

To apply for the conference scholarship please submit a brief expression of interest (up to 200 words) outlining the benefit that you hope to receive from attending this conference and confirmation that:

  • You will be 35 years of age or under at the 17th October 2016 and actively working in dam engineering or an associated discipline, in Australia,
  • Your employer is a member of ANCOLD or you are an associate member of ANCOLD,
  • Your organisation will support your attendance at the conference.

ANCOLD will review all expressions of interest that are received by Monday 30th May 2016 and will award up to three travel scholarships, at their absolute discretion.

Please note that this scholarship is open to those who have not previously been the beneficiary of an ANCOLD scholarship.

Please email your expression of interest to the secretariat:
All expressions of interest received will be acknowledged and you will be advised of the outcome of your application by Friday 24th June 2016.

Steven Fox
ANCOLD Chairman

Past Scholarship recipients


Nicholas Glover (Hydro Tasmania)

Andrew Maynard (Tasmanian Irrigation)

Sarah McComber (SunWater)


Khanh Vu (State Water Corporation)

Josh Moncreiff (Klohn Crippen Berger)

James Alcorn (URS)

Furqan Munir (SMEC Australia)

Kai Kinkela (Water Corporation)

Heather McWilliam (SRK Consulting)


Stephen Adam, AECOM (Qld)

Michael Ashley, GHD (WA)

Patrick Brown, Melbourne Water (Vic)

Oliver Guidici, Hydro Tasmania (Tas)

Nathaniel Selladurai, Statewater (NSW)


Amy Bentley, SKM (NSW)

Gemma Costin, URS (Vic)

Kristen Sih, SKM (Vic)

Tung Hoang, Hydro Tas (Tas)

Tim Lawrence, DERM (Qld)

Nicola Mead, MDBA (ACT)

Vesna Pavlidis, JLTA.