UQ Law School LEAD Scholarship


Enrolment status New students
Student type Domestic students
Level of study Undergraduate
Study area Law
Scholarship value $8000 per year
Scholarship duration Up to five years
Opening date 2 August 2021
Closing date 12 November 2021


The Leadership, Excellence and Diversity (LEAD) Scholarship supports students who have experienced educational, social and/or financial disadvantage.

The scholarship provides $8000 per year for up to five years to help with living and study expenses, a dedicated academic mentor and a support network through non-residential membership of a UQ college.

For more information on the scholarship and how to apply, please review the application guide.

Download the guide

Interview with UQ Law LEAD Scholar Michelle


If you're not sure if you're eligible, we would like you to apply anyway.

To be eligible for the scholarship you must:

  • be an Australian citizen or hold a Permanent Humanitarian Visa,
  • currently be completing your senior schooling in Australia,
  • have demonstrated educational, social and/or financial disadvantage,
  • expect to gain admission to an Approved Program in the year of the award on the basis of predicted senior results and any applicable adjustment factors or on the basis of special entry pathways,
  • have not completed any prior tertiary study at bachelor level or higher (this does not include enrichment programs), and
  • be available to participate in a formal interview either in person or via video-conference

Before you get started

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them.


UQ Law
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