TEFMA provides a number of scholarships that cater for a range of disciplines and levels working in the tertiary education FM sector. Click on the scholarships below for more information on each scholarship.

TEFMA Clever Campus Scholarships

1. Maurie Pawsey Scholarship 
This is TEFMA's premier scholarship that provides a considerable financial contribution for a member to attend the annual conference of APPA(US), AUDE (UK) or HEFMA (Sth Africa) and thereafter to visit selected institution.

2. TEFMA Research Scholarship 
The scholarship assists members to undertake a study tour of selected Australasian universities to improve their knowledge of contemporary facilities management practices.

3. GJK Conference Scholarship 
This scholarship is aimed at members who are in line management positions up to the equivalent of Australian HEW6 level to assist them attending the annual TEFMA/ATEM conference in Australasia and to tour local institutions. This scholarship is sponsored by GJK Facilities Services. 

4. AUDE Summer School 2024
This Expression of Interest (‘EOI’) is an exciting new professional development opportunity that has been provided to us by our strategic partner AUDE whereby they are seeking Expression of Interest to assist with the delivery of the 2024 AUDE Summer School for Aspiring Estates Directors.


Submissions for 2023 TEFMA Scholarships open 31 March 2023.

Key dates for all applicable scholarships and awards can be found in the Event Calendar . 

All enquiries on how to apply or how to sponsor to be directed to the TEFMA Secretariat: 

Application Forms

To apply for any of the scholarships, view the application forms below and submit your application online.

  • View Application Forms Here
  • Apply for any Scholarship Online Here

Applications are to be applied for online only.

Details of previous scholarship award winners can be accessed here>>