Industry scholarships - case studies

Professional practice for Podiatry students

Through La Trobe’s industry scholarships program, the University’s podiatry students are gaining relevant and specialised experience at Foot Solutions retail network across Australia.

By applying core competency objectives, students are developing an appreciation  of the financial, clinical, physical and consumer aspects of podiatry practice.

Bruce Wong, Managing director of Foot Solutions is confident his retail business is growing as a result of the scholarships scheme.  Mr Wong stated that it was great to have motivated La Trobe podiatry students in store who know that “the right shoe makes all the difference to the way we look and feel”.

Tapping into talented engineering students

Coleambally Irrigation provides a comprehensive scholarship program for La Trobe University civil engineering students wishing to work in the natural resources service industry. The scholarship program is for students undertaking the Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) degree or one of the engineering double degree courses available at La Trobe’s Melbourne campus.

The benefits of the program include financial support, paid vacation work experience, salary, super, free on-campus accommodation and importantly, access to mentoring advice from professional civil engineers.

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