At a glance

Available to: 
Current Student
Level of study: 
Undergraduate
Postgraduate Coursework
Citizenship: 
Australian, Permanent Residents or NZ citizen
International student
Additional requirements: 
  • Financial Hardship

The purpose of these bursaries is to support a University of Queensland student identifying as Gay, Lesbian, Transgender, Bisexual, Intersex or Queer.

Award value:
$1,000
Applications open: 
1 February 2014
Applications close: 
15 March 2014
  • Eligibility

    An applicant is eligible for a bursary if the applicant –
    (a)  submits an application;
    (b)  Identifies as Gay, Lesbian, Transgender, Bisexual, Intersex or Queer;
    (c)  is currently enrolled as a full time student;
    (d)  is experiencing significant financial hardship;
    (e)  is not in receipt of a scholarship that the Director deems similar: and
    (f)  has demonstrated commitment to the LGBTIQ community.

This bursary for the amount of $1,000 was initially made available through the generous donation of a UQ benefactor who has requested it be made available to a current University of Queensland student identifying as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex or Queer. It is now supported by UQ staff members on a continuing basis.
Award benefits: 
Money