Duncan McNaughton Scholarship


Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Undergraduate, Honours
Study area Science and Mathematics
Scholarship value $1,370 (approximate, based on the last year of award)
Scholarship duration 1 year
Number awarded 1

Scholarship description

Founded in 1931 by gifts under the will of Duncan McNaughton, of Roma. The purpose of the scholarship is to support students undertaking further honours study.


A student is eligible for the award of a scholarship in a year if, in that year, the student has either:

  • completed the Bachelor of Science or the first three years of the Bachelor of Biotechnology program and enrolled in the relevant program with honours in the Faculty of Science, or
  • enrolled in the Bachelor of Biotechnology (Honours) program and completed Part A of the program, and has been approved for entry into honours.

Before you apply

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them before applying.

How to apply

This scholarship is not available by application.

Selection criteria

The scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic achievement over all courses undertaken in one of the programs listed in paragraph 4(a) or 4(b) of the scholarship rules.

In the case where courses additional to the requirements have been completed, the Associate Dean (Academic) may determine which courses are taken into consideration for the award.


Faculty of Science
(07) 3365 1888

Terms and conditions

The scholarship is tenable for one year and is subject to the recipient enrolling to complete the honours program in the year of the award.

The scholarship may be cancelled if, in the opinion of the Associate Dean (Academic):

  • the recipient fails or ceases to pursue the honours program, or
  • the recipient is not making satisfactory academic progress.