Bachelor of Economics (Honours) Scholarship


Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Honours
Study area Business and Economics
Scholarship value At least $7500
Number awarded Multiple


The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage and reward the study of economics at UQ.

Before you get started

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How to apply

You will automatically be considered for this scholarship as part of the application and admission process to the Honours program.

This scholarship is not available by application.

Selection criteria

All entrants to the Bachelor of Economics (Honours) program will be automatically considered for this scholarship.

For the selection process, the Head must establish a selection committee, comprising:

  • the Head, or nominee, as chair of the committee, and
  • the Honours Coordinator in the School of  Economics.

The scholarship is awarded to the applicant showing greatest merit as demonstrated by academic achievement in specified courses in the Bachelor of Economics (Honours).


Administrative Officer, Honours Program, The School of Economics

Terms and conditions

The recipient of a scholarship holds the scholarship for one year, subject to the recipient:

  • continuing to be enrolled full-time in the Bachelor of Economics (Honours), and 
  • achieving a GPA of at least 6.00 in Semester 1 in the year in which the scholarship is held. 

If a recipient fails to satisfy these rules, the recipient must show cause to the Head why the scholarship should not be cancelled. 

The recipient may not hold another scholarship that the Head considers to be similar.

The scholarship can't be deferred.


Head means the Head of School, School of Economics.

Economics courses means courses with the discipline descriptor ECON.

Scholarship means the Bachelor of Economics (Honours) scholarship

Specified Courses means ECON2010, ECON2020, ECON2030, ECON2040, ECON2050, ECON2300, ECON3010, ECON3020, ECON3350 or ECON3360.