At a glance

Available to: 
Future Student
Current Student
Level of study: 
Undergraduate
Postgraduate Coursework
Citizenship: 
Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens
International student

Awarded to professional and/or elite athletes.

Award value:
The UQ Sport Scholarship Ambassador Program is valued at $1500 in support services per athlete per year.
Applications open: 
2 August 2016
Applications close: 
31 October 2016
  • Eligibility

    Scholarships are open to athletes who:

    • have represented at an open, national or international level in their chosen sport; or
    • play in a professional sporting league; and
    • are enrolled, or intend to enrol, in a University of Queensland program (undergraduate or post-graduate) on a part-time or full-time basis.

    Preference will be given to students who are members of, or intend to join, a UQ Sporting Club.

    Athletes already on another UQ Sporting Scholarship are ineligible to apply.

    For further information about the UQ Sport Scholarship Ambassador Program please refer to the UQ Sport Scholarship Ambassador Program Terms & Conditions.

This program was introduced in 2010 to provide high performance support services to professional and/or elite athletes who are ineligible for the other scholarships on offer.
Award benefits: 
Ambassador role
Membership