At a glance

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

Awarded to students who identifies as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex or queer who is suffering financial hardship.

Award value:
Applications open: 
1 March 2014
Applications close: 
25 May 2014
  • Eligibility

    Applications are open to any current student at The University of Queensland who will be continuing their studies in 2014, AND who

    • Identifies as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex or Queer, AND
    • Is experiencing significant financial hardship, AND
    • Has demonstrated commitment to the LGBTIQ community, AND
    • Is committed to their study


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: