Alan Grant-Taylor Memorial Scholarship


Enrolment status New students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Higher Degree by Research
Study area Health and Behavioural Sciences
HDR funding type Top-up Scholarship
Scholarship value $10,000 top-up per annum.
Scholarship duration Three years with the possibility of two 6-month extensions in approved circumstances
Opening date 8 June 2020
Closing date 28 September 2020


This scholarship was established in 1995 and maintained by an annual award from the Alan-Grant Taylor Memorial Scholarship Fund to assist in the conduct of research in the field of community pharmacy practice. 

This is a Philanthropic, Higher Degree by Research Top-up Scholarship.

It will remain open until 28 September 2020 or until the scholarship is filled.


  • Applicants must satisfy the entry requirements for a Higher Degrees by Research at UQ
  • Applicants must apply for and be awarded (satisfying these conditions) a Research Training Program (RTP) or equivalent living allowance scholarship from UQ’s Graduate School to be eligible to receive this top-up. 
  • This scholarship is open to candidates who plan to undertake research in the field of community pharmacy practice.


Applications are closed.

Before you get started

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How to apply

To apply for admission for a HDR at UQ and a living allowance scholarship (which is required to receive this top-up scholarship), please visit the application portal.  

Before submitting an application you should:

Once you have submitted your application for admission into the HDR program, please submit a separate application for the Alan Grant-Taylor (Top-Up) Memorial Scholarship here.

Applicants must submit a completed application form by 11.59pm, Monday 28 September 2020.

Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.


Selection criteria

Applicants will be ranked on the basis of

  • Academic merit and the potential of scholastic success;
  • relevant research and/or professional experience and achievements;
  • demonstrated track-record and/or potential to engage in activities that advance community pharmacy practice;
  • the quality of the proposed research program and its potential impact on community pharmacy practice.

Selection of the scholars will be made by the Dean, UQ Graduate School, upon recommendation of a selection committee convened by Head of School of Pharmacy.

For more information on potential research projects avaliable within Pharmacy, please click here

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Terms and conditions

All philanthropic scholarship recipients must adhere to the conditions of UQ research and travel scholarships, including reporting and progress requirements.

Holders of these philanthropic scholarships must acknowledge them in any paper that is published as a result of the research conducted while the recipient held the scholarship.

Donors may also invite the recipient to present on the work conducted as part of the scholarship, in which case they must comply or risk losing the scholarship.

The information you provide in your application is collected for the purposes of (1) assessing your eligibility for this scholarship, (2) selecting scholarship recipients, and (3) administration of the scholarship.  The University of Queensland may disclose the information you provide to the Donor for the stated purposes. The University will not otherwise disclose the information to a third party without your consent, unless such disclosure is authorised or required by law.  For further information, please refer to the University’s Privacy Management Policy at

Applications are closed.