33rd UQ Senate Create Change Residential Scholarship


Enrolment status New students
Student type Domestic students
Level of study Undergraduate
Study area All study areas
Scholarship value $10,000 paid directly to the accommodation provider.
Scholarship duration 1 year
Number awarded Up to 2
Opening date 23 December 2019
Closing date 31 January 2020


The 33rd UQ Senate Create Change Residential Scholarship was established by the 33rd UQ Senate, and is maintained through an endowment fund and is open to further contributions from Senate members. The Scholarship honours the commitment and dedication of Senate members to support promising students in attaining a tertiary education.

The purpose of the 33rd UQ Senate Create Change Residential Scholarship is to encourage and support high achieving financially disadvantaged students to undertake undergraduate studies and live as a resident on campus at The University of Queensland. 


An applicant is eligible for a Scholarship, if the applicant—

(a) applies for the Scholarship by the closing date for applications;
(b) will be a domestic student in the year of award in accordance with the University’s Student Fees Policy;
(c) intends to enrol as a commencing student in any Bachelor program in the first semester of the year of the award;
(d) has not completed any prior tertiary study at bachelor level or higher;
(e) achieves a minimum Australian Tertiary Admission Rank of 89.00 , or equivalent;
(f)  has a residential place confirmed with an approved accommodation provider located on a UQ campus; and
(g)  has demonstrated significant financial disadvantage through achieving the maximum points for the ‘Financial Hardship’ category of QTAC’s Educational Access Scheme.
To meet the eligibility of (d) and (g), applicants will be in receipt of a 2021 UQ Link Scholarship. 
Applications are closed.

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How to apply


Applications are closed.


Student Fees and Scholarships, Academic Services Division
(07) 3365 7113
Applications are closed.