Ultra has partnered with the Playford Memorial Trust Scholarship program to offer a second $10,000 AUD tertiary scholarship for the 2021 academic year. Kieran Lobhan, this year’s recipient, is studying a double degree in Masters Engineering (Electronics), Bachelor Engineering (Robotics) (Honours) with a Bachelor of Engineering (Computer and Network Systems) (Honours) and will be joining us for vacation work at the end of the year.
Doug Burd, Managing Director of Ultra Sonar Systems in Australia commented: "We are pleased to continue our partnership with the Playford Memorial Trust Scholarship program to offer financial support to students pursuing careers in technology areas aligned with Ultra's focus. The development of a skilled resource base is critical to the future success of Ultra, our partners and our customers."
The award is open to students from the three South Australia universities who are studying electronic engineering, computer science, systems engineering or applied physics, supporting local university STEM students in our community.