Awards and prizes

SSSI Centenary Prize

Awarded to the graduating student in the Bachelor of Spatial Science (Honours) who demonstrates a high level of proficiency in practical and academic work and has demonstrated a sincere interest in the profession. 

Prize: $300 and a one (1) year membership to the SSSI
Generously sponsored by Surveying & Spatial Sciences Institute
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SSSI Queensland Spatial Science Graduate Coursework Prize

Awarded to the graduating student in the Master of Spatial Science Technology or Graduate Diploma of Geomatic Studies who demonstrates the highest level of proficiency in both the coursework and dissertation.

Prize: plaque with name engraved and one (1) year membership to the SSSI
Generously sponsored by Surveying & Spatial Sciences Institute
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SSSI Queensland Northern Group Students Prize

Awarded to the graduating student in the Bachelor of Spatial Science (Honours) or Bachelor of Spatial Science Technology who demonstrates a high level of academic achievement and who resides in above Rockhampton in regional Queensland.

Prize: $500 and a one (1) year membership to the SSSI
Generously sponsored by Surveying & Spatial Sciences Institute
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SSSI Queensland Northern Group Students Prize - GIS Major

Awarded to the graduating student in the Bachelor of Spatial Science (Honours) or Bachelor of Spatial Science Technology, majoring in Geographic Information Systems, who demonstrates a high level of academic achievement and who resides above Rockhampton in regional Queensland.

Prize: $500 and a one (1) year membership to the SSSI
Generously sponsored by Surveying & Spatial Sciences Institute
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SSSI Queensland Spatial Science Technology Prize

Awarded to the graduating student in the Bachelor of Spatial Science Technology who demonstrates the highest level of proficiency in both practical and academic work.

Prize: $200 and a one (1) year membership to the SSSI
Generously sponsored by Surveying & Spatial Sciences Institute

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Engineers Australia Wilmoth Prize

Students must achieve a GPA of 6.0 or above. For the graduating student in the Bachelor of Engineering program who achieves a high academic achievement in third and fourth levels, involvement in University affairs, community affairs, originality/initiative in their project.

Prize: $250
Generously sponsored by Engineers Australia
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Society of Engineering Associates Prize

For the graduate in the engineering discipline who achieves the highest academic standard in any Associate Degree of Engineering program.

Prize: $250
Generously sponsored by Engineers Australia
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Society for Engineering Technologists Prize

For the graduating student who achieves the highest academic standard in the Bachelor of Engineering Sciences.  To be eligible for the award students must have completed at least 16 units that contribute to their GPA.

Prize: $250
Generously sponsored by Engineers Australia
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Alan Rixon Memorial Prize

For outstanding performance by a graduating student in the courses Agricultural Science (AGR2301) and Soil Science (AGR3304) within the Agricultural or Environmental majors of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) program.

Prize: $250
Generously pledged by Patricia Rixon

Ag Institute Australia Alan Rixon Memorial Prize

For outstanding performance by a graduating student in the Agricultural or Environmental majors in the Bachelor of Engineering.

Prize: $250
Generously sponsored by Ag Institute Australia

Surveyors Board of Queensland and USQ Prize

For the graduating Bachelor of Spatial Science student who has demonstrated sound academic achievement throughout the program and has demonstrated the skills of leadership, innovation and professionalism.

Prize: $500
Generously sponsored by Surveyors Board Queensland

SRIA Award for Excellence in Reinforced Concrete Design

For the student who gains the highest mark in the subject (CIV3506 - Concrete Structures) in which the SRIA lecture is given.

Prize: $500
Generously sponsored by Steel Reinforcement Institute of Australia
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Society for Engineering in Agriculture Prize

For the graduating student in the Bachelor of Engineering majoring in Agricultural Engineering who achieves the highest academic standard in their final level project course.

Prize: $500
Generously sponsored by Society for Engineering in Agriculture
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