How FoodStorm Supports Computer Science Education with Swinburne University

FoodStorm co-founder presenting university student with CaterXpress scholarship

The CaterXpress scholarship, offered through Swinburne University, supports computer science students by making the financial aspect of their journey through university a little easier.

The CaterXpress Computer Science Scholarship

Swinburne is a world-ranking university, committed to quality research in the science and technology fields. The CaterXpress scholarship offers computer science students   financial assistance, and is particularly geared towards assisting students who are from rural or isolated areas or who are experiencing financial hardship.

Since 2012, CaterXpress has provided Swinburne computer science or information and communications technology students with more than $40,000 in scholarships.

In 2018 CaterXpress awarded two $5,000 scholarships to students at Swinburne. One of the recipients was Matthew Aylward (pictured above). Matthew is from rural NSW, and says the scholarship has made a significant impact on his tertiary education so far.

What’s the scholarship, and what is it for?

Two $5,000 scholarships are awarded to two undergraduate students in their second year of a computer science or an information and communication technology course. The scholarship can be used to cover your costs of study.

Who’s eligible to apply?

The CaterXpress scholarship is offered to Australian citizens, permanent residents, or permanent humanitarian visas. Applicants should be enrolled in a full-time, on-campus undergraduate degree, and be in their second year of a computer science or information and communication technology course at Swinburne University. You need to demonstrate financial hardship, provide a personal statement, and provide character references.

You can find out more about the scholarship here.

About Swinburne University

CaterXpress  is pleased to partner with Swinburne University to provide financial assistance to students in need. Large and culturally diverse, and with a desire to innovate to bring about positive change, Swinburne is an institution that continues to evolve with the times.

Additionally, Swinburne has an international reputation for its quality research that links science and technology with business and the community. The university excels in science and engineering, having achieved a top 75 ranking in the ARWU in the field of civil engineering and been ranked in the top 200 institutions in the world in science in 2016.

FoodStorm: a world-class catering platform

CaterXpress have been supporting caterers with world-class technology tools for over a decade. Our flagship product, FoodStorm, has been designed with in-depth understanding of the catering industry. FoodStorm comes with ongoing support and it’s continually updated, allowing our catering clients to have access to cutting-edge software. With one-on-one implementation and a full-featured suite that covers branding and reporting to shopping carts and training, FoodStorm gives catering businesses everything they need in a single platform.

If you’re interested in applying for the Swinburne-CaterXpress Computer Science scholarship, apply here.

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